Head of Chemistry Development

  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Scientific

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Robyn Clendinning

  • Contact email:

    robyn.clendinning@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/512503

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-24

  • Startdate:

    05/02/2019 14:56:02


Are you highly motivated with that 'can-do' attitude?
Have you always wanted to work within the Drinks Industry?
Well this job might be the right move for you.

Our Client is currently looking for a Chief Chemist to join their Busy team based near Glasgow.

If you are an Analytical Chemist with experience in the chemistry of food, flavour or colour development and looking for an exciting new challenge? If so then we would like to hear from you.


Duties and responsibilities
* Manage the Research and analytical chemistry section
* To plan, coordinate and develop investigative projects
* To manage the analytical and Technical support for Operations
* To support manufacturing in problem solving
* To effectively plan and manage the Pipeline of products
* to manage the creation and formulation of stable, regulatory compliant products.
* Know and understand the company H&S, Environmental Policy & Procedures and Laboratory Quality Management system.



Key Skills & Experience:

* PhD or Masters qualified in a chemistry discipline
* Knowledge of Flavour and Colour chemistry
* Previous management experience
* Knowledge of organoleptic assessments
* Knowledge of the key regulatory requirements and framework for ensuring regulatory compliance of spirits placed in a market
* Know and understand the company H&S, Environmental Policy & Procedures and Laboratory Quality Management system.


Please apply here or call Robyn Clendinning on 0141 272 7793

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