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Development Chemist

Cramlington, Northumberland   •  Permanent, Full time


CK Group are recruiting for a Development Chemist to join an API contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) company at their site based near Newcastle upon Tyne on a full time, permanent basis.

The Company:

  • Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation.
  • Provide R&D and manufacturing services to the global pharmaceutical and chemical industry.
  • Operate their HQ from north east England and have facilities located across the rest of the UK and around the world.
  • Growing organisation with great career development prospects.

Location:
This Development Chemist role is based at the company's site in Cramlington, easily commutable from Newcastle upon Tyne.

Development Chemist role:
The objective of the role is to develop and optimise synthetic organic processes to aid in manufacturing of APIs.

Your main duties will be:

  • Developing and optimizing synthetic organic processes.
  • Designing and carrying out laboratory scale experimental chemistry work programs.
  • Solve complex chemistry problems via current literature
  • Preparing lab reports and presenting results to customers
  • Working alongside other project team members including Analytical, Engineering, Manufacturing and Quality.
  • Preparing cGMP documentation to support transfer of processes to plant.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:

  • A PhD in synthetic organic chemistry.
  • Strong knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry and methods.
  • A strong and adaptable work ethic.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Access to enhanced pension scheme.
  • Perkbox healthcare.
  • 25 days annual leave.
  • On-site health and wellbeing support, medical consultation and physiotherapy.
  • Fantastic career progression and development opportunities.
  • Relocation package.

Apply:
It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 53836 in all correspondence.


You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 53836
  • Posted: 17th June 2022
  • Expires: 15th July 2022

CK Group

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