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Senior Analytical Chemist in Nottinghamshire
Senior Analytical Chemist
£25K – £30K
Our client is a contract research organisation performing stability studies on a range of drug products, specialising in parenteral dosage forms in a variety of container systems.
Working as part of the Analytical and QC team you will perform a key laboratory-based role in the chemical analysis of licensed parenteral drugs according to standard stability testing requirements including: ICH/USP/EP and NHS yellow cover document requirements, according to GMP / GLP standards.
You will work closely with the Quality Assurance director ensuring ongoing product quality and adherence to FDA/MHRA guidelines. You will be expected to liaise with other scientific staff in response to any OOS results, investigating and closing out non-conformances.
As Senior Analytical Chemist you will be responsible for the day to day operation of a small laboratory team and be required to act as mentor to junior analysts, problem solve and provide basic training when required.
Degree in Chemistry or related subject with strong Analytical Chemistry focus. Higher level qualifications would also be welcomed.
At least 3 years’ previous industry experience working within a GMP/GLP compliant analytical laboratory within a pharmaceutical or healthcare company or CRO.
Significant previous experience of operating and troubleshooting HPLC systems including Method Development and Method Validation experience.
Senior Analyst / Team Leader experience required.
Customer focused with excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as autonomously managing your own workload.
Preference will be given to candidates that can demonstrate project management skills, having managed multiple complex projects ensuring delivery to time, budget and quality.
Full Driving Licence essential.