Senior Analytical scientist

Senior Analytical scientist

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  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical & Chemical

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  • Salary:

    Salary Negotiable DOE

  • Contact:

    Lara Boggan

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior Analytical scientist Negotiable DOE 
Full time / Permanent – Reading 

My client is a growing pharmaceutical business and due to expansion, they are looking for a Senior Analytical Scientist to join the business on a permanent basis. 

They are offering a varied and rewarding opportunity as a Senior Analytical scientist to a team of Analytical scientists. 

In this role you will provide analytical support to IMP manufacture and release, formulation and screening groups and method development and validation.  This is a hands-on role requiring you to actively participate in day-to-day lab activities. 

Duties will include: 

  • Performing routine daily operations in the GMP analytical laboratory, in compliance with cGMP and all other regulatory agency requirements 
  • Performing HPLC, FTIR, UV, Dissolution & KF analysis and performing one or more of NGI, ED, PSD, in compliance with documentation e.g. SOPs 
  • Analytical Representative on Projects liaising with other departments to achieve objectives and timelines 

To be considered for this role, you should have:  

  • You must be an experienced Senior Analytical Scientist with prior experience working within a GMP laboratory/ pharmaceutical development environment 
  • knowledge of method development and validation and have expertise in the use of HPLC and Empower data acquisition system 
  • Experience in the development, validation, and routine usage of analytical methods for inhalation products  

To apply please forward your details for immediate consideration.  

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