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Senior Development Chemist

Northamptonshire   •  £30000 - £40000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group is recruiting for a Senior Development Chemist based in North Northamptonshire for a full time permanent role for a competitive salary of £30,000-£40,000 per annum depending on experience.

You will be joining a global specialty chemicals company and would be involved in researching, formulating and developing existing and new products.

The site is based in North Northamptonshire and is commutable from Northampton, Rushden, Corby, Peterborough, Leicester, Melton Mowbray and Grantham

Your duties and responsibilities will involve:

  • Researching, formulating and developing products
  • Liaising with sales department to match products to customer needs and provide technical support as required
  • Assisting in the maintenance and running of analytical laboratory equipment
  • Providing support to Manufacturing and Production, Quality and Sales with respect to product improvement, product quality, sales development and quality system improvement

Your Background:
The successful candidate will have:

  • BSc in Chemistry or PhD in Polymer Science/Chemistry
  • 5 years experience in product development in specialty chemicals industry
  • Strong formulation, product testing and analytical laboratory equipment operation skills


  • Life Assurance 3x salary
  • Pension
  • Employee wellbeing scheme
  • Free parking
  • 20 days holidays

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 54423 in all correspondence.

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

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 54423
  • Posted: 14th September 2022
  • Expires: 12th October 2022

CK Group

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