Principal Scientist, Analytical Chemistry

Job Title: Principal Scientist, Analytical Chemistry
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-12-14
Reference: BH-95954
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2018 13:02

Job Description

Principal Scientist, Analytical Chemistry - Pharmacutical - Hertfordshire

A new role has arrisen for a Principal Scientist to join the Analytical Chemistry team of an international Pharmaceutical company based in Hertforshire. The company are currently undergoing a period of major growth and expansion and are seeking an experienced Analytical Chemiistry to provide technical leadership within the department

  • Leadership of Scientists developing, troubleshooting and validating HPLC and other analytical methods
  • Leading analytical project teams working to tight deadlines
  • Planning their and other peoples work and prioritising as necessary with the minimum level of supervision
  • Implement new analytical techniques to support projects
  • Ability to solve multiple complex scientific problems
  • Able to work effectively in a GMP laboratory
  • Present and communicate clearly and effectively with clients
  • BSc or PhD in Analytical Chemistry or related scientific discipline with several years’ experience in an Analytical Chemistry laboratory.
  • An expert in troubleshooting and developing HPLC methods or other separation techniques
  • A good knoweldge of high resolution characterisation techniques including NMR and ToF MS.
  • In-depth, hands-on expertise and up-to-date knowledge of other analytical methodologies.
  • Clear understanding of the drug development process.
  • Ability to lead projects and mentor or supervise junior members of the department.
  • Strong scientific track record.
If you feel you would be suitable please apply now, a member of the NES team will be in touch with all relevant applicants.