Analytical Scientist

Analytical Scientist

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  • Salary:

    £25 – 32,500 – depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months initially

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  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

Analytical Scientist x5
£25 – 32,500 – depending on experience
Based in Liverpool
Pharmaceutical industry
12 month contracts

An expanding multinational Pharmaceutical company based in Liverpool is looking to appoint 5  additional Analytical Scientists to their team on 12 month Contracts to their site in Liverpool across 3 teams.  The roles exist due to an increase in new projects brought about by a collaboration with a partner company and the integration of some of those products in development into the Liverpool site. 

The 5 roles encompass varying levels of method development – depending on what each person’s strengths are will define which department you will work in.  Please state in preference order which departments you are more interested in when applying.

The 3 departments are:

Analytical Development

Analytical Applications


Any experience in method transfer and / or tech transfer would be advantageous.

  • The Analytical Scientist is responsible for supporting optimisation/qualification and/or technical transfer of validated methods and the validation of developed assays for cGMP testing by executing experimental plans as directed by technical lead.
  • The Analytical Scientist is also responsible for supporting the generation of stability data through performing analytical testing, stability data collation/trending and writing stability protocols/reports.
  • Executing method qualification and validation protocols and assist in writing the associated reports as required to support transfer of processes into the manufacturing facility, under the guidance of Senior Scientists.
  • Performing Analytical Sciences testing of facilities water points, raw materials, in process product release and stability and the lead the management of samples for projects assigned to them.
  • Performing trend analysis of routine testing and ensuring test specifications are met for raw materials, water testing and intermediate/final products and reporting out of specifications.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • BSc science graduate (or equivalent) with biopharmaceutical or pharmaceutical experience.
  • Experienced in the analysis of biomolecules with a focus on HPLC and Immunoassays (ELISA, Potency or HCP)
  • Experience of current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP)
  • Experience in Gene therapy would be advantageous
  • Experience in AAV 5 viral vectors would be advantageous
For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec.

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