Lead Scientist

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Job Sector:
East Midlands
£30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£30000 - £37000 per annum
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
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We are currently looking for a Lead Scientist to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based in the Nottinghamshire area. As the Lead Scientist you will be responsible for Leading the companies analytical development projects with the R&D team, ensuring projects are conducted in accordance with company policies and that they meet client specifications.


Your duties as the Lead Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As the Lead Scientist your role will be to provide functional line management and leadership for a team of scientists so as to effectively recruit, train, evaluate, motivate, delegate and monitor activities.

2. You will direct and conduct analytical development experiments and manufacture clinical trial material in compliance with cGood Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards.

3. As the Lead Scientist you will ensure that all internal and client project work conducted by the team is documented to a high a standard. This includes the contemporaneous, complete and clear documentation of laboratory work.

4. As the Lead Scientist you will be responsible for effectively communicating with Clients, in face to face meetings, phone and email, as well as support the Business Development team in managing client relationships and in the generation of new business opportunities.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Lead Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a chemistry based discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in analytical development and validation using analytical techniques such as HPLC, GC. KF. FTIR across a range of dosage forms.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience working within a pharmaceutical laboratory to GMP guidelines.

Key Words: HPLC, Dissolution, Analytical, Development, Method development, Method validation, GMP, Solid.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

Contact Details:
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Tel: 0203 910 2980
Contact: Edward McNulty

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