Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Materials Scientist


  • South East
  • £30,000 - £42,000
  • Analytical Chemistry

About this job

Exciting opportunity for an experienced scientist to utilise their knowledge of solid state chemistry and characterisation within a leading pharmaceutical organisation.

Joining the team as a Materials Scientist, you will perform routine and non-routine analysis using techniques such as XRD, thermal analysis, NMR, intrinsic dissolution, amongst others for the generation of solid state chemistry data. You will also run experiments to isolate materials, determine thermodynamic relationships and characterise samples.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • PhD in chemistry or relevant subject, or 4+ years’ experience in a similar field
  • Practical knowledge of solid state chemistry and characterisation
  • Experience using NMR, XRD, spectroscopy, dissolution etc.
  • Experience working in a GLP environment

This is a rewarding opportunity for a Scientist to join an expanding team within a well-established company. In exchange you will receive generous benefits and excellent future career prospects.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, apply to VRS today!

Key words: Pharmaceutical, Pharmaceutical Analysis, physical properties, physical characterisation, thermal analysis, Spectroscopy, XRD, PXRD, laser diffraction, NMR, dissolution, solubility, TGA, DSC, FTIR, Method development, Validation, GMP, GLP, Good Manufacturing Practice, Sandwich, Southeast, Kent, Maidstone, Canterbury, VRS8250GG

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