Developmental Chemist

Full Time in Biotechnology
  • North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom View on Map
  • Salary: £34,000.00 - £40,000.00 / Annually

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Job Description

Title – Developmental chemist

Location – Yorkshire  

Salary – £34,000 – £40,000 a year plus benefits


My client is looking for an ambitious and experienced Development Chemist. The ideally candidate would be able to contribute to the successful and timely development of novel and generic pharmaceutical products, via the conduct of analytical testing of various APIs, raw materials and finished products, and associated method development, validation and transfer activities.



  • Actively contribute to planning, developing and implementation of scientifically well-designed experimental programs
  • Demonstrate creativity and capability in pharmaceutical research and development (with support from senior colleagues as required).
  • Adheres to departmental requirements for EH&S, SOP and GMP
  • Adhere to GMP requirements.
  • Author and review technical documents, such as protocols, reports, test methods, and operating procedures.
  • Assists in preparation of Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control (CMC) documents for Regulatory submission.
  • Actively managing working relationships through engagement with cross-functional and cross-site teams in the design and execution of studies
  • Reports project progress against technical and project objectives to Product Development Manager, CMC (CMC lead) and Pharmaceutical Development Manager


Qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in a relevant field e.g. Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • Working knowledge of regulatory requirements, including FDA and VICH/ICH regulations.
  • A proven track record in analytical chemistry using HPLC
  • Proven ability of collaborative working across multiple teams
  • Experience in the following: GC, Karl Fischer, laser diffraction and UV spectrophotometry, dissolution


If you want to learn more about this incredible opportunity – get in touch with me today for a confidential chat.