Job Title: Scientist (Analytical Sciences)

Posted: 2019-11-05 13:07:11

Scientist – Analytical Sciences

Entrust People are supporting a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing business with an opportunity to join their Analytical Team on a contract basis.

The successful applicant will be responsible for performing the analytics associated with the transfer, application, development, optimisation, phase appropriate validation of analytical methodologies for the characterisation, in-process, batch release and stability testing of a wide range of potential biopharmaceutical products from early concept through to registration for marketing approval. 

You will also be responsible for supporting the Senior Scientists to ensure current project timelines by:

  • Ensuring all required documents are completed and approved before execution of tasks or experiments.
  • Completing all laboratory documentation in a timely and compliant manner, participating in reviews of the documentation to obtain quality sign off when necessary.
  • Analysing any investigation data to a high standard and ensure that protocols and procedures are delivered with a high attention to detail.
  • Effectively communicating with analytical technical lead to ensure data is transferred successfully.
  • Writing technical reports for issue to the client or inclusion to support internal Regulatory Submissions.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Minimum qualification of BSc in science related subject (or equivalent). A PhD is preferred and/or relevant industrial experience in the biologics industry within a GMP environment or with an understanding of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Experienced in the analysis of biomolecules and ideally gene therapy products.
  • Ideally looking for viral experience
  • Working knowledge of analytical techniques including but not limited to:
  • HPLC or UPLC or candidates with Electrophoresis experience
  • Experience in writing procedures, protocol and reports.
  • Clear understanding of the science and a passion for keeping abreast and implementing analytical advancements

About you:

  • Good analytical skills with the ability to analyse, interpret results and solve complex problems.
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage/prioritise workloads for various project types in order to meet project timelines
  • High level of IT proficiency

In return:

  • Market leading day rate

  • Long term opportunities

If you are interested in discussing things further, then please contact Suzi on 01224608988 OR email a CV to

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