Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

LC-MS Applications Scientist


  • North West
  • £35,000 - £45,000
  • Analytical Chemistry

About this job

A unique opportunity has arisen for an accomplished LC-MS scientist to join a successful, global instrument vendor and develop novel LC-MS applications within the food industry.

Based at the company’s HQ you will focus on developing innovative methods for food analysis from sample preparation through to data analysis/informatics. These applications will form the basis of the company’s instrument sales strategy, including marketing material and customer demonstrations and be critical in boosting company performance within their food customer base.

You will be expected to travel throughout Europe ~20% of your time to build customer relationships and attend scientific meetings.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum BSc in Chemistry or related subject
  • Strong experience in small molecule LC-MS (QQQ) analyses
  • LC-MS (QQQ) method development experience
  • Exemplary communication & interpersonal skills
  • Strong organisational skills

Experience of Food sample analysis is essential.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a high caliber scientist with the ambition and innovation to make a major impact within an international market leader. Apply now for further information!

Keywords: mass spectrometry, chromatography, HPLC, LC-MS, LC-MS/MS, QQQ, TOF, QTOF, time of flight, method development, applications, food, pesticide, mycotoxins, food safety, vitamins, tobacco, Manchester, Liverpool, VRS5945SE