Principal Analytical Scientist

CY Partners
Up to £35,000 per annum
01 Feb 2019
25 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A world renowned and global leading science led business has a new opening in their analytical chemistry department in the Sandwich, Kent area, providing great benefits and excellent career progression potential. Main responsibilities for the principal scientist will be hands-on use on a variety of analytical equipment testing samples for the pharmaceutical and materials science development projects. Main responsibilities will include: · Running the day to day activities of the analytical equipment while supporting all internal analytical chemistry teams to complete projects successfully. · Ensuring all instruments are performing, liaising with service providers, providing quality reports to support the R&D projects. · Providing guidance on the use of experimental techniques to junior members of the team. · Demonstrating practical knowledge of HPLC, LCMS, GCMS and SFC, interpreting analytical data accurately. · Delegating appropriate management of a project where necessary, taking on customer requirements for potential future business needs. The ideal candidate will hold: · BSc/MSc/PhD in an analytical, chemical, or related scientific field. · Detailed theoretical and practical knowledge of analytical techniques. · Experience in a supervisory role and customer interaction. · Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills. · Excellent oral and written communications skills, producing concise and accurate reports. · IT literate (Microsoft Office) The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. CY Partners Recruitment Ltd, trading as CY Partners is an Employment Business/Agency. If you are interested or have any questions about this role, feel free to contact George at CY Partners. This job was originally posted as