Research Analyst

  • Location:

    Blackburn, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Scientific

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Alannah Fisher

  • Contact email:

    alannah.fisher@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/507236

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Research Analytical Chemist
Blackburn
Permanent
£24,000

My client, a pharmaceutical company based in Blackburn, is looking to recruit a Research Analytical Chemist to join their R&D department.

Key responsibilities of the Research Analytical Chemist are:

* Developing and promoting within the team a good understanding of specialised inhalation testing methods, e.g. NGI, ACI, Spray Pattern and Plume Geometry
* Analytical method development and validation
* Development and promotion of good HPLC working practices, using Chemstation software
* Providing guidance to junior team members
* Ensuring that analytical equipment is maintained and utilised correctly and efficiently
* Ensuring that analytical results are recorded accurately
* Providing training to the analytical team in terms of instrument handling, documentation and guidance for troubleshooting issues with the analytical methods and instruments
* Maintaining accurate records in lab books and providing peer review for others

The ideal candidate for the Research Analytical Chemist:

* Will have a BSc or equivalent in a Chemistry degree
* Must have previous experience with HPLC including development, transfer and validation of methods
* Must have experience testing pharmaceutical products in a GMP environment

If you are an experienced Research Analytical Chemist looking for a new challenge please apply now!

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