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Senior / Lead Analytical Chemists - Analytical Characterisation / Physical Properties Evaluation

Entrust Resource Solutions
SE England and NW England
Attractive depending on skills and experience
Closing date
9 Dec 2021

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Analytical, Pharmaceutical, Synthesis
Contract Type
Full Time
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Senior / Lead Analytical Chemists - Analytical Characterisation / Physical Properties Evaluation

(NW England & SE England)


Our well established and expanding client is currently recruiting for a number of skilled Analytical Chemists to perform and manage the ongoing analysis of a range of synthesised pharmaceutical compounds using both analytical and physical characterisation techniques.

These positions will require candidates to understand a variety of complex sample matrices (including APIs) and subsequently perform hands on analysis or physical/thermal properties characterisation using analytical techniques such as HPLC, LC-MS, GC-MS and NMR, or XRD, particle sizing and thermal analysis techniques.

Supporting a number of ongoing projects, the successful candidates will have responsibility for project definition and maintenance, together with the delivery of accurate and timely analysis results in a GMP environment.

Additional duties will include :

  • Liaising with both internal and external parties to ensure the appropriate tests are performed to desired quality
  • Developing, optimising and validating improved or new methods of analysis with variety of instrumentation
  • Keeping up to date with key market information relating to pharmaceutical analysis to ensure progressive site wide benefits
  • Trouble shooting instrumentation, liaising with instrument manufacturers when required 
  • Training others on methods and instrumentation techniques

These are busy and technically stimulating opportunities with a progressive company who are dedicated to the success of their work and their team.

Applications are invited from candidates with a BSc / MSc in Chemistry (or related subject) together with previous suitable hands-on skills and experience gained in a similar laboratory environment.

These are permanent positions, offering attractive salaries (depending on skills and experience)

Role: Permanent

Location: SE England and NW England

Salary: Attractive depending on skills and experience

For further details or to apply contact Martin Cove on 01606 818294 or email


Entrust Resource Solutions (ERS) is a resourcing group comprising of three like-minded consultancies operating within the life sciences, healthcare and technology industries Globally. – Entrust People Ltd – Horton International UK Ltd – SCI Search and Selection Ltd

Finding the best talent in the market is critical to the growth and ongoing improvement of every business. We help our clients navigate talent demands from bench to board with our tailored search and resourcing solutions. With our in-house knowledge of the life sciences industry, we have developed a consultative, proactive and creative recruitment solution for our clients across the UK, Europe & US. We tailor our strategy to best suit the needs of each individual client, working with them to understand their current and future growth plans. 

We specialise in the following disciplines across UK wide Life Science / scientific sectors :-

  • Research and Development - Analytical Chemistry, Toxicology, Drug Discovery, Formulation, Process Chemistry, Quality, Validation, Project Management, Synthetic / Organic Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Development - Clinical Development, Clinical Operations, Medical Quality, Data Management, Regulatory Affairs, Safety, Bio Statistics
  • Technical Support - Manufacturing, Engineering, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, GMP Operations
  • Commercial - Manufacturing, Engineering, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, GMP Ops

Our talented team of scientists and life science experts have a wealth of experience across the UK and European markets. From our three offices across the UK, we service roles from bench to board, supporting your full hiring needs, including executive search, permanent and contingent talent planning.

We manage the full hiring process, reliably and comprehensively, until a successful placement is made. We offer our clients a first-class service, from understanding your current and future hiring plans and comprehensive candidate searches, to timely and relevant CVs for interview consideration and offer negotiation, all with regular communication on our progress.

For candidates, we offer an unparalleled understanding of their industry and intended career progression, enabling us to secure the best fitting roles available in the industry.

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Phone : 01224 907990 / 01606 818290




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01224 907990 / 01606 818290
Head Office
River Court
5 West Victoria Dock Road
DD1 13JT
United Kingdom
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