Senior Analytical Method Development Scientist Job – UK

CK Science are currently recruiting for a Senior Analytical Method Development Scientist to join a global Pharma CMO based in Wiltshire. The company are a major player within the Pharma and Biopharma CMO fields and are looking for a talented individual to join the team.


Within this role you will provide analytical support to the development and manufacture of a wide range of dosage forms from early formulation studies and clinical trial manufacture to NDA registration. The work is very varied and includes method development and validation, provision of support during formulation development and manufacture, release testing and stability studies.

Skills and experience:

You will have sufficient technical experience to be a driving force within the group and to be able to impart your knowledge to more junior members of staff.

  • Communication skills:

It is likely that you will be the analytical representative for project teams and as such having strong communication skills, to be able to converse and build the clients confidence is essential.

  • Organisational skills:

The nature of the environment is fast paced and as such you will have a number of projects to work on at any one time spanning a diverse product, dosage form and client range. With this in mind good organisational skills are also essential.

  • Qualifications:

You must be qualified in Chemistry or a related subject (or equivalent) and have previous analytical/CMO laboratory experience (preferably in gained in pharmaceutical analytical development).

  • Experience:

Experience in reversed phase HPLC / UV / DAD detection, GC, UV and dissolution, sample preparation (solid phase, liquid and solvent extraction) and proven experience in HPLC method development and validation are essential.

You will also have experience of working to cGLP / GMP.

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For more information or to apply for this Senior Analytical Method Development Scientist job, please contact Jason Johal at CK Science on 01438 732 500 or email Please quote reference ST21688 in all correspondence.

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