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Senior Scientist - QC

iStock-648369202North Yorkshire | Permanent | Competitive Package + Bonus + Pension

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

Do you have a scientific background with a good working knowledge of analytical techniques, and routine testing of solid dose samples?  Are you looking to further your career within a highly regarded pharmaceutical contract testing facility?

Broughton Laboratories Limited is an independent contract analytical laboratory based on the stunning Broughton Hall Business Park servicing the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. An opportunity to join the team has arisen and we are looking for a successful candidate to be a key figure in helping deliver further success to our clients.

In line with expansion we are seeking to recruit a hard working, highly motivated and professional individual capable of working within a fast-moving quality laboratory environment.  As a Senior Scientist - QC you will be responsible for working with your Team Leader to ensure that analytical projects are managed and executed whilst adhering to deadlines.

Main Purpose of the Job

  • To use a range of analytical and physical chemistry techniques to ensure competent and timely completion of analyses under strict cGMP.
  • To aid in the co-ordination of set-up, execution and closure of analytical projects.
  • When the Team Leader is unavailable, aid in the managing of the team and with some client liaison.
  • To perform data validation and verification.

Key Person Specification

  • Graduate of Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry or Science related subject.
  • Greater than 3 years laboratory experience working within an industrial setting.
  • Ability to train others in specific analytical techniques.
  • Strong working knowledge of analysing materials by HPLC.
  • Capable of working individually and team player.
  • Strong analytical and technical problem-solving skills.
  • Experience dealing with clients would be advantageous.
  • Confident verbal reasoning skills with colleagues and customers when required.
  • Good IT skills.

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 Scientists within the 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 and medical device industries.  Whether its innovation or optimisation, Broughton Laboratories tackles the toughest challenges from new product development to fast-paced routine quality control.

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