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Research Chemist

Kent   •  £18 - £25 per hour  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a Post Doctoral Scientist to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Sandwich on a contract basis for 12 months.

£18 - £25ph PAYE depending upon experience

Post Doctoral Scientist Role:
? Collaborate with formulation and analytical scientists to study how the composition and solid-form properties of pharmaceutical products can affect nitrosamine formation.
? Design and execute accelerated stability studies and use statistical and kinetic modelling approaches to analyse the data and understand the effect of factors such as temperature and humidity
? Develop and apply quantitative trace analytical methods, especially LCMS, and apply a range of physical characterization techniques (such as laser diffraction, PXRD) as necessary.
? Devise creative solutions for reducing nitrosamine formation and develop experimental protocols to critically evaluate their effectiveness.

Your Background:
? Honours or Masters degree in Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry or a related discipline with a high degree classification (e.g. equivalent of U.K. 1st or 2nd class).
? PhD degree in Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Material Science or a related field
? A good appreciation of small molecule pharmaceutical development and an ability to apply scientific technical skills and knowledge to projects independently and proactively.
? Able to demonstrate a good knowledge of contemporary analytical technologies.
? Experience in contributing to the authoring external technical publications is desirable.

Our client is one of the largest bio-pharmaceutical companies operating in the UK. They are committed to working with the NHS, academia and other healthcare organisations to improve the delivery of healthcare and achieve the best health outcomes for people in the UK.

This Post Doctoral Scientist role will be based at our clients site in Sandwich, Kent.

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. Please quote reference 51252.

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

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Julie Marshall
  • Phone: 01438 723 500
  • Reference: 51252
  • Posted: 8th September 2021
  • Expires: 6th October 2021

CK Group

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