United Kingdom
Pharmaceutical & Chemical
Competitive, Negotiable Salary
Chemist (Analytical) - Pharmaceutical

Location: Reading, Berkshire
Type: Permanent, Full Time
Salary: Competitive Market Salary

Are you a Laboratory Technician/Analyst or Analytical Chemist looking to make the next step in your career?
Do you want to play a part in the synthesis, analysis and manufacture of synthetic organic substances and drug products?

You have the opportunity to join this market leading pharmaceutical company as an Analytical Chemist. In your new role you will develop and validate analytical methods for new and existing processes and provide efficient and effective analytical support to the Quality Control Department.

Your duties include:
  • Performing method development tasks, method transfers, validations, forced degradation and stability studies, including the preparation of protocols and reports
  • Conducting regular literature and other searches (electronic databases, journals and Pharmacopeia) in order to maintain an up‐to‐date knowledge of analytical chemistry, regulatory requirements and industry trends
  • Preparing and reviewing customer reports and technical documents
  • Preparing and reviewing protocols, SOPs and policies to agreed timelines
  • Technical review of assays for stability, evaluation, method transfer and characterisation against SOPs, protocols and GMP principles
  • Ensuring delivery of project targets to the agreed standard, reporting progress as required
  • Diligent and traceable documentation of laboratory experiments
We would love to hear from you if:
  • You have a degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • You have laboratory experience in a regulated environment
  • You have knowledge of cGMP requirements relating to development of APIs and drug products
For more information or to apply, please call Jess on 0151 666 8978 or email jessicad@scantec.co.uk

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website.