Principal Analytical Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Analytical Chemistry
  3. United Kingdom
Posting date: 27 Apr 2021

Proclinical are in search of a motivated experienced analytical chemist to join a Drug Substance and Product Analysis teams in England. As a member of a team you will lead analytical aspects aligned to the development, manufacture and supply of new small molecule drug substances.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the transfer of methods to commercial manufacturing sites
  • Author sections of regulatory submissions and develop responses to regulatory questions
  • Contribute to the development of the analytical control strategy for new drug substances
  • Executing analytical work safely in accordance with GMP
  • Apply analytical techniques including; HPLC, GC, KF and spectroscopic techniques which will cover projects right across the development cycle from first time in human through to commercialisation
  • Working in a matrix team to ensure appropriate analytical methods are in place as required for the assessment of intermediates and drug substance and their release for clinical use
  • Clearly report the results of your experiments and communicate the results and your

Skills and Requirements

  • BSc/MChem (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline
  • Previous experience of analytical techniques including; HPLC, GC, KF and spectroscopic techniques
  • Knowledge of ICH quality guidelines and their applicability to small molecule drug substance
  • GMP knowledge / experience
  • Knowledge of the requirement for releasing drug substances for clinical studies

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.