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