Analytical - Senior Analytical Scientists

Job Information

Job Title: Analytical / Senior Analytical Scientists
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Job Category: Scientific
Job Location: Melbourn, United Kingdom

Do you have experience as an analytical or senior analytical scientist in a cGMP accredited laboratory?

Do you want to be part of a fast-growing, dynamic, successful team as part of a FTSE 100 company?

Do you want to work for a company that rewards performance?

If you answered yes to all of the above we want to hear from you.

Job Responsibilities

Due to continued success and growth, Intertek Melbourn is currently looking to recruit additional analytical scientists to join our team, based in our cGMP labs, just south of Cambridge.  Intertek globally have a network of over 1000 laboratories and are the trusted provider of quality and safety solutions for world leading companies. 

We are looking for analytical scientists, senior analytical scientists and team leaders to join our team on a permanent basis to fulfil the following responsibilities:

  •  Provide full analytical testing support for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical products / compounds in accordance with cGMP practices against strict timelines to successfully meet client milestones
  •  Perform a variety of complex sample preparations
  •  Perform analysis procedures to quantitatively measure pharmaceutical compounds in a variety of formulations for stability testing and other studies for analytical testing support
  •  Communicate effectively and follow detailed written and verbal instruction
  •  The ability to plan, schedule and carry out work for successful project completion
  • Report writing

Job Qualifications

  •  Educated to a Higher Education Level in a relevant area, i.e chemistry
  •  Preferably 2 years’ experience working within a cGMP Lab
  •  General analytical chemistry knowledge
  •  Positive attitude and ability to work well with others
  •  Ability to write protocols and reports with minimum supervision
  •  Must pay constant attention to detail
  •  Testing experience of inhalation products such as Pressurized Metered-Dose Inhalers (pMDIs), Dry Powder Inhalers (DPIs) and nebulisers for impaction, dose delivery and particle size analysis would be advantageous

Additional Information

The successful candidate can look forward to an exciting and varied career with a leading Contract Research Organisation (CRO), competitive salary and pension scheme.

How to Apply 

Please provide a CV, Covering Letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and Salary Expectations to  All candidates will be required to confirm eligibility to work in the UK before starting employment.

Unsolicited introductions from employment agencies will not be accepted.

Closing Date 

1st December 2017