Radiosynthesis Chemist

Recruiter
Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
Northumberland
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a Radiosynthesis Chemist to work within the expanding API team based in the North East. 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 recognized 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 onsite 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.