Senior Research Chemist
Up to £34000 DOE
Based in Loughborough
We are currently working with a contract research organization based in Loughborough who are experts in synthetic chemistry. They work with a wide range of clients across a variety of sectors from agrochemicals to biotechnology to pharmaceuticals. They are currently recruiting for Research scientists to join their expanding team.
What You’ll Do:
• Design and implement a variety of synthesis routes as per a customer requirements.
• Proactively identify and solve technical problems as they arise.
• Mentor junior staff in the application of good health and safety practices.
• Maintain a laboratory notebook in line with company policy and provide feedback to junior staff to ensure data is accurately recorded.
• Interact with customers via email and teleconferencing.
Who You’ll Be:
• Have a PhD or equivalent in a Chemistry discipline, ideally with at least one year of industrial experience.
• Able to work accurately without supervision.
• Excellent problem solving skills
• Working knowledge of a wide range of organic synthesis routes
• Excellent communications skills including both written and verbal communication.
On this Occasion LiCa Scientific is acting as an Employment Agency