We are hiring for an experienced analytical chemist to join our client in Manchester, a pharmaceutical CMO (Contract Manufacturing Organisation).
The key duties of the role:
This job involves HPLC and GC testing of pharmaceutical and working with a small group of scientists to ensure work is done to required standards, mainly GMP (good manufacturing practice) and ensuring health and safety is strictly observed in the laboratory i.e. COSHH and published guidelines. You will be planning and prioritising work for yourself and others.
You will be working across raw materials, intermediates and final products for submission to the site Qualified Person for release.
Preparation of the QC schedule and ensuring delivery on time of analytical results, producing written reports and passing or rejecting samples based on evaluation will be core to this role. You will be involved in related problem solving and in regular contact with other departments to report or rectify deficiencies.
Qualifications and experience:
You will be qualified to degree level / equivalent in Chemistry and must have good practical experience of HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatography) and GC (Gas Chromatography), UV (Ultra Violet) and IR (InfaRed) Spectroscopy. Supervisory experience is essential. This role may be ideal for someone seeking progression from a responsible analytical chemist role.
On this occasion, LiCa Scientific is acting as an employment agency.