Fircroft are proudly working in partnership with specialist chemical business Lianhetech to appoint a experienced Method Development Analyst to their team.
Recruitment is due to large scale site expansion. Do you have the required skills, knowledge & experience to support the business?
To provide in-house analytical development and validation services to the Process Technology and QC departments, also external analytical technical transfer services to and from clients in support of NPI / EPD.
Generation of supporting documentation completed to the required standards.
Stewardship of the fleet of analytical instruments within the Process Technology and QC labs.
Training and Process Technology of colleagues in analytical techniques and best practice.
Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are met including (but not limited to) workplace organisation, work instructions, risk assessments, and control, COSHH assessments, housekeeping standards in accordance with GLP and GMP.
Provide accurate and timely analytical support as required for internal and external customers as scheduled by the Head of Analytical Development.
Work with Process Technology chemists on the analytical aspect of New Product Introduction and Existing Product Development.
Provide analytical advice to Process Technology chemists in support of process chemistry development.
Demonstrate creative thinking/problem solving ability in finding solutions to unfamiliar analytical challenges as and when they arise.
Ensure all Laboratory paperwork is completed on time and in full to the required standard.
Ensure all work complies with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Distribution Practice (GDP) as required.
Basic maintenance of laboratory equipment including performing calibration duties as required.
Monitor and maintain stock levels of reagents and consumables for the Analytical Development group.
Generate, interpret and report on analytical data to support services and communicate this on time and in full.
Complete all QC documentation in compliance with Company procedures.
Work with QC analysts if required in support of ongoing project demand.
Provide analytical training, coaching and development to colleagues as required.
Act as coordinator between the Lianhetech laboratories and vendors/maintenance
contractors in the event of analytical equipment breakdown and repair.
Undertake any other duties of which the responsibility, skill and experience required fall
within a post holder's expected capability and commensurate with the post holder's
position in the company.
In the Spring of 2017 Fine Organics Limited was acquired by Lianhetech, one of the largest Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations in China to provide their global customer base with innovative solutions for supply and manufacture in different geographical regions. Since Lianhetech acquired the Seal Sands site they have invested in the core areas of the business. With over 50m investment the site is in a period of change, a further investment has been secured to expand the current s
Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Demonstrated method development and validation experience in a fine chemical or pharmaceutical industry role.
In-depth HPLC and GC experience.
Method validation and report writing. Production of technical reports.
Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Experience with hyphenated analytical techniques / working in a GMP environment /
experimental design / cleaning validation experience / experience as a trainer / experience
with best practice wrt data integrity.
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for over 50 years, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.
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