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Analytical Development Chemist

Location: Durham
Salary: Competitive
Status: Permanent
Ref: GH-MD02

CY Partners are looking to recruit an Analytical Chemist on behalf of a contract Chemical Manufacturer based in the North East of England on a permanent basis.

The purpose of this role is to perform the development and validation of new analytical test methods in support of new projects, new business or new process development opportunities and to contribute to the continuous improvement of existing test methods as required by the emergent needs of the business.

General responsibilities:

• To provide Analytical Development support across the businesses and the project leaders

• Liaise with new and existing customers on the development, validation and transfer of test methods.

• Assist in the evaluation of new analytical technologies for strategic fit within the company.

• Write and implement analytical laboratory experimental procedures to promote safe working practices in the laboratory to meet safety requirements and external legislation (e.g. COSHH).

• Build positive relationships with and play an integral role within the R&D team

• Domestic & international travel may be required.

Person specifics:

Educated to degree level in Chemistry or related subject, or equivalent industry experience.

Hands on industrial experience with Analytical Techniques such as ICP, HPLC, GC-MS or LC-MS and Wet Chemistry techniques.

Prior demonstrable Method development or validation of analytical experience in an industrial chemical lab

Experience working to GLP, GMP or UKAS lab compliance

Due to the location of the role, access to personal transportation is recommended.

If you are interested in this role and would like more information please contact Graham at CY Partners


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.

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