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R&D Chemist

Oxfordshire   •  £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent company benefits   •  Permanent, Full time


A world leading speciality chemical manufacturing business is currently seeking a R&D Chemist to join their team in Oxford on a permanent basis. Based within their technology function, you will take a primary focus on research projects, completing development and formulation work on new/next generation chemical products.

R&D Chemist Responsibilities:
* Develop and formulate new chemical products that will be applied to industry and for bespoke requirements from customers/clients.
* Synthesise, analyse and perform test procedures of new components.
* Design, recommend and execute experimental programmes.
* Communicate with internal and external contacts/parties.
* Participate in project teams and to present results and conclusions to the wider team.
* Oversee the maintenance of lab equipment.

R&D Chemist Requirements:
* You must have a degree qualification in Chemistry or closely related field of study.
* Possess experience operating within a commercial R&D laboratory completing formulation on speciality chemical products.
* Ability to take an objective view of technical problems and address them with creativity and innovation.
* Strong technical competencies including data manipulation.
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to develop personal relationships with team colleagues.

In return, you will be offered a competitive salary accompanied with a generous benefits package and on-going career development.


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 6866
  • Posted: 8th April 2021
  • Expires: 6th May 2021

Cranleigh Scientific

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