Analytical Chemist

Job Title: Analytical Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Merthyr Tydfil
Science and Engineering
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-10-05
REF: AH036
Contact Name: Amy Hallworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: 20 days ago

Job Description

Analytical Chemist – Pharmaceuticals (AH036)

Location: Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales

£22K - £27K Basic + £3K Shift Allowance + 25 Days Holiday + Pension

Our client is a successful pharmaceutical business who develop and manufacture a huge range of life-changing products. Part of a bigger group, they are a global business who operate in many countries and, as such, are incredibly well respected in their sector.
With clear progression plans in place for their employees, they are now looking to recruit a number of Analytical Chemists into their Quality Control team at their site on the doorstep of the gorgeous Brecon Beacons in South Wales.

Role Responsibilities

As an Analytical Chemist, you will be responsible for:

• Analysing finished product samples in accordance with GMP guidelines
• Utilising a variety of analytical techniques including HPLC, GC & dissolution
• Performing stability testing
• Ensuring that strict cGMP compliance is adhered to in the laboratory
• Creating protocols and other associated reports
• Liaising with a multitude of other departments in the business, with regular progress meetings.

Role Requirements

To be considered for this role, candidates will be degree-level qualified in Chemistry or a closely related subject, ideally with proven stability testing experience (but this is not essential).

You must be able to take responsibility for your own projects and demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills in order to effectively communicate with colleagues at all levels.

Please note: this role requires candidates to have their own transport due to the shift patterns.

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