Job Title: Analytical Development Scientist

Posted: 2019-05-16 13:44:38

Analytical Development Scientist



Entrust People are actively resourcing for an experienced Analytical Scientist for their Global Pharmaceutical Client in Liverpool.

You will provide technical and professional expertise to the Global Analytical Service Centre (ASC) Laboratory, supporting manufacturing / customer supply, commercialisation, quality and regulatory aspects of the business.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Own and lead analytical projects within the ASC lab, ensuring that customers and management are regularly informed of progress and adherence to schedule
  • Lead and perform analytical method development and validation to GMP standards and second person data verification.
  • Lead and perform troubleshooting, method variability reduction and method improvements as required.
  • Lead activities associated with the creation, review and approval of method validation protocols and reports, test methods and associated procedures.
  • Lead method transfer activities and provide expert training to organisations / 3rd party laboratory staff as required.
  • Lead activities associated with the creation, review and approval of method transfer protocols and reports
  • Maintain professional skills and knowledge by keeping current with advances in analytical techniques, instrumentation and good practices. Utilise contacts with internal / external resources.
  • Liaise with the following groups within the wider organisations Global Quality Laboratory team (Pharmacopoeial Reviews, Reference Standards and Global Specifications)
  • Represent ASC laboratory at regulatory CMC meetings
  • Act as point of contact for technical questions during GMP audits (internal and external)

About You:

  • A minimum of an upper second-class honour’s degree (or equivalent) in Chemistry or Biochemistry (or related discipline)
  • Strong, proven experience gained in a top tier pharmaceutical analytical environment
  • Strong technical understanding of the following techniques: HPLC, GC, Dissolution, Particle Size Analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Clear understanding of the expectations of GMP within a laboratory
  • Keen to join a dynamic environment which is both challenging and supportive

To apply for this role please send a full CV and cover letter to or call for a confidential discussion on 01224 608988 and ask for Suzi.

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