Project Leader - Essex

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP35000/annum
17 Mar 2017
01 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Matthew Sullivan is currently recruiting for a Project Leader to join a specialist Medical Device organisation at their site in North Essex (Commutable from Essex, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire & Suffolk) on a full time, permanent basis.

The main purpose of the role will be to:
- Work within Research and Development to develop new products according to the company's strategic plan and provide scientific support for products manufactured by the company.
- Review background literature and devise technical strategies for new developments.
- Conduct formulation and polymerization trials to produce novel polymeric materials.
- Conduct polymer characterizations using a variety of techniques.
- Record experiments and information according to the Company's Design & Development Quality Control System.
- Provide written and verbal update reports.

In order to be considered for this role, you must have the following skills and experience:
- A BSc (or equivalent) in Chemistry, or a related subject.
- Either PhD qualified or demonstrable experience in a commercial Research & Development environment.
- Strong Polymer knowledge.
- Experience in the formulation, polymerisation and characterisation of polymers.
- Familiarity with Agilent GC-MS, GC-FID and HPLC systems using Masshunter software would be advantageous.
- Polymer characterisation techniques including Residuals, Extractables, Tensile and Spectrophotometry.
- Industrial experience of working with polymers for the Medical Devices industry would be advantageous.

As a Project Leader you will be joining a specialist Medical Device organisation in an exciting new role, that in return offers a salary ranging from GBP30,000 - GBP35,000 per annum, coupled with excellent benefits.

CK Science is an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference ST38564 in all correspondence