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Senior Scientist - Development

iStock-564588922North Yorkshire | Permanent | Competitive Package + Bonus + Pension

Are you a skilled scientist with a desire to take the next step in your career?

We are recruiting a Senior Scientist- Development to join our Development group within Pharma Services.  As an experienced hire, the right candidate will be /have:

  • Graduate of Chemistry / Analytical Chemistry or a related subject.
  • A minimum of five years’ experience of HPLC method development and validation is essential.
  • Proven Leadership and team management/people skills.
  • Experience working within a regulated environment is essential.
  • Capable of working as an individual and team player.
  • Good analytical and technical problem-solving skills.
  • Confident verbal reasoning skills with colleagues and customers.
  • Good IT skills.
  • Results driven, customer focused and commercially astute.

What impact will you make?

The Senior Scientist is a key role within the Development team at Broughton, working on varied and complex products from both the Pharmaceutical and Animal Health Industries.  In this role, you will regularly collaborate with a wide range of industry-leading companies from around the world. You will understand the complexities of their products, develop and validate analytical methods to allow routine product release in our QC department or transfer to their manufacturing facilities. The internal and external teams will benefit from your integrated working style and recognise the value of your scientific development expertise.

Typical Activities

The typical activities executed by the successful applicant are:

  • The day to day management of a range of technical projects
  • To co-ordinate the set-up, execution and closure of analytical projects.
  • To work closely with Business Development in the preparation of detailed technical quotes.
  • To prepare, review and approve technical protocols and reports.
  • Support the advancement of scientific, technical and regulatory knowledge within the Development team.
  • Client account and project management
  • Oversee and input into the Development of analytical methods to quantify active ingredients and API constituents.
  • Validate analytical methods according to ICH guidelines.
  • Support the Development Group Manager providing scientific and technical leadership to the team
  • Communicating with clients to ensure expectations are fully understood and met.

Our Offer

Broughton provides exciting opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, skills and experience through hands-on assignments and projects.  You will work alongside the best Analysts and Scientists in industry.  Each year, Broughton invests in learning and development offering you a competitive salary, pension, supportive leadership team and tailored training programme.  Join our team to discover your potential and take pride in valuable achievements.

About Broughton

Broughton Laboratories is a privately-owned global analytical services business. We are an FDA and MHRA inspected laboratory focused on delivering a high-quality service for industry-leading clients across the pharmaceutical, animal health, medical device and electronic nicotine delivery industries.  Whether its innovation or optimisation, Broughton Laboratories tackles the toughest challenges from new product development to fast-paced routine quality control.

Apply Now

Please fill in the form below, and attach your CV, cover letter and salary requirements to be considered for the Senior Scientist - Development role. Closing Date for applications is March 31, 2019.