Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Analytical Scientist (Initial 12-month contract)


  • South East
  • £24,000 - £35,000
  • Analytical Chemistry

About this job

Excellent opportunity awaits an enthusiastic and driven Scientist keen to secure a position within a leading Biopharmaceutical Organisation!

Working as part of dynamic, research orientated team, you will call upon your knowledge of a range of bioanalytical techniques to support the upstream process sciences department. You will provide analysis of various samples from both cell culture and microbial fermentation processes using HPLC, UPLC and capillary electrophoresis (iCE3) systems. You will play a key role in method development, optimisation and validation of these protocols to ensure methods are fit for purpose along with ensuring maintenance and functionality of these key instruments. Due to the nature of the position you will required to keep traceable records including lab procedures, protocols and reports.

A successful candidate will possess:-

  • A BSc, MSc or PhD in Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry or related
  • Practical experience using UHPLC methods
  • Or Capillary Electrophoresis methods (Inc. CGE, cIEF, iclEF)
  • Excellent development & troubleshooting capabilities
  • Knowledge of high throughput purification methods is desirable
  • Working knowledge of GMP ICH guidelines is also desirable

Keywords: Method Development, Capillary Electrophoresis, CGE, cIEF, iclEF, HPLC, UPLC, SE-HPLC, CEX-HPLC, RP,NP, ELISA, EIA, immunoassay, bioscience, biochemistry, biopharmaceutical, biotherapeutic, drug development, pharmaceutical industry, research and development, R&D, London, Slough, Reading, Berkshire, VRS6415CR

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