cvlibrary - Deeside, WA

Analytical Development Chemist Deeside Permanent Up to £23,000 per annum My client, a pharmaceutical company based in North Wales, is looking to recruit an Analytical Development Chemist to develop and validate analytical methods for the testing of their products. Testing includes feasibility, method development, QC release and stability studies. The purpose of this job is to provide analytical support and potentially the project management of drug substance development projects from early phase through to clinical filings. The role will involve liaising with both internal clients and external collaborators and duties may include providing direct analytical support to process chemists, developing and validating analytical methods and providing technical support to in-market Active pharmaceutical ingredients. The role will also involve the authoring of key analytical documents such as Analytical Testing Plans and method/validation protocols. Key responsibilities of the Analytical Development Chemist are: * To develop and validate robust analytical test methods to support formulation development, cleaning verification, stability and quality * To perform analytical tests on raw materials, in-process, finished product (QC) and stability samples and perform statistical analysis and interpretation of data * To report any deviations and assist in analytical investigations and analytical problem solving, including completion of CAPAs * To generate, complete and review laboratory documentation The ideal candidate for the Analytical Development Chemist: * A BSc or equivalent in Chemistry or related subject * Experience in HPLC/UPLC analysis and method development is preferential * Knowledge and experience within a pharmaceutical product and chemical development environment and an understanding of the drug development process would be desirable. If you would like to join an expanding pharmaceutical company and are an experienced analytical chemist with a good understanding of method development please apply now! Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age