Senior Analyst - Pharma - HPLC/GC - GMP - Cambridgeshire - GBP24k

Cranleigh Scientific
24000.00 GBP Annual
18 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Analyst - Pharmaceutical - Chemistry - HPLC/GC - GMP - Cambridgeshire - GBP24k

A market leading provider of pharmaceutical testing in the UK requires a Senior Analyst to join their pharmaceutical team in their dedicated GMP laboratory located in Cambridgeshire.

Working as part of a team the Senior Analyst will efficiently organize the team ensuring that all samples are analysed in accordance with regulatory requirements (GMP, UKAS). Also perform and assist analytical work on pharmaceutical products, help with the equipment maintenance, calibration and other quality checks, and aid the efficient operation of the chemistry laboratory in order to meet customer and internal requirements.

Senior Analyst Responsibilities:

*Analyse/oversee the analysis of samples to enable results to be interpreted and reported within the acceptable time scale
*Perform any Out of Specification investigations to the Quality procedures
*Analysis of samples using various instrumental & wet chemistry methods eg HPLC, GC
*Ensure staff are trained correctly to the training procedures
*Ensure all instruments are maintained according to standard operating procedures and downtime kept to a minimum.
*Deal with Client queries in a timely manner
*Performing equipment troubleshooting, checks and calibrations
*Ensuring all relevant Quality and Health & Safety Procedures are followed

Senior Analyst experience required:

*Degree or equivalent in Chemistry or an appropriate subject, or proven experience in relevant analytical techniques
*Supervisory and people management skills
*Theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemical analysis across a range of methodologies, techniques and procedure eg HPLC, GC, AA etc
*Exceptional organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritise your own workload and the workload of others
*Previous experience of working in a GMP laboratory environment is desirable.
*Ability to work alone and part of a team in a busy laboratory
*Good communication skills, written and oral, with good organisational skills and the ability to accurately follow methods and excellent attention to detail

Hours of work will be 40 hours a week.

Senior Analyst - Pharmaceutical - Chemistry - HPLC/GC - GMP - Cambridgeshire - GBP24k - Benefits