Chemistry staffing specialists...

LiCa Scientific is a specialist recruitment company established in 2016. We work in support of the Chemical and Life Science industries.

We are specialists in Chemistry staffing, within the fields of Analytical, Commercial, Formulation, Production and Synthesis.

We work on a contract/temporary and permanent hiring basis. 

Great Chemistry Recruitment

1 Analytical
2 Commercial
3 Formulation
4 Production and Synthesis

Latest Jobs

We are looking for a highly motivated Production Support Chemist to join our research and development team based in North East England. The successful candidate will provide support and technical guidance to the manufacture of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) and intermediates for emerging drug candidates and established commercial products. 
We are working with a fine chemical company based in Manchester who are looking for two Analytical Development/Junior Analytical Development Chemists. This role will undertake analytical projects, working with Quality Control and Research and Development.
Up to £45,000
We are currently working with a company based in Manchester who are seeking an experienced Sales Manager to join their expanding company. Our client is a leading manufacturer of biosurfactants whose main focus is on producing eco-friendly products through a unique fermentation process.
Greater Manchester
We're working with a leading service provider who work across drug development and commercialisation activities in fine chemicals and pharmaceuticals. Our client is involved in the early and late phase process optimisation of non-GMP intermediates, as well as working as a Contract Research Organisation which provides chemical synthesis and analysis services externally. This specific role will be w...


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We found LiCa Scientific brought expert understanding of our CTO role and also a commitment to understand our business and needs, using this und...
Recruitment of CTO
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