Synthetic Chemist

Recruiter
CDS Recruitment ltd
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£20000 - £27000/annum
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Radiosythesis Chemist

CDS Recruitment have a fantastic company who are actively recruiting for a Radiolabelled Chemist to join a growing team and company based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

If successful you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of pharmaceutical projects covering a range of synthetic organic chemistry and would receive full training (chemistry and compliance) in the area of radiosynthesis in a world class and globally recognised facility.

The key tasks of the position are:
" Plan, perform and manage chemical syntheses in accordance with regulatory and company procedures.
" Prepare cost estimates and client proposals in collaboration with Business Development.
" Act as a Project Manager for syntheses as assigned and function as a point of contact for clients, providing periodic updates, reports and archiving.
" Perform in-process analytical testing where relevant and/or ensure that analytical, microbiological (where relevant) and materials science/spectroscopic testing needs are discussed and agreed with the on site analytical team.
" Ensure, where required, that laboratory work and associated documentation complies with GMP or other regulatory requirements, internal policies/procedures and client requirements.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in chemistry and have a minimum of one year's relevant experience in industry, or will have a PhD in synthetic organic chemistry.

Experience of radiochemical synthesis would be an advantage, as would experience of GMP operations. You should be able to demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral, and must be self-motivated. A high level of personal integrity and commitment is essential, as is a flexible approach to new work challenges.

Please contact the recruitment team as soon as possible. Ask For Chris on (Apply online only)