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Senior Development Scientist - SRG

Posted: 2 February 2018

Closing: 2 March 2018

Job Title: Senior Development Scientist
Vacancy type: Permanent
Area: Yorkshire
Salary: Competitive

SRG is working with an expanding CRO who as a result of their continued success have a requirement for a Senior Development Scientist. Reporting to the Analytical Team Leader, this role will involve the management of client projects relating to method development, method validation and routine analysis.

Working closely with the management team, you will have the opportunity to grow and expand in your role as the company continues its growth and development.

A very competitive package is on offer.

The role:
• Support the advancement of scientific, technical and regulatory knowledge relating to nicotine containing products.
• Develop analytical methods to characterise the performance and safety considerations of a variety of nicotine containing products.
• Validate analytical methods according to ICH guidelines.
• Provide scientific and technical leadership to the team
• Communicating with clients to ensure expectations are fully understood and met.
• To prepare, review and approve technical protocols and reports.
• To co-ordinate the set-up, execution and closure of analytical projects.

The ideal candidate should be educated to degree level or equivalent and should have a demonstrable equivalent experience as follows:

• Experience of method development and validation of LC-MS or GC-MS methodology is required.
• Proven project management and leadership skills.
• Experience in the analysis of environmental contaminants would be desirable.
• Experience in the analysis of inhaled products would be an advantage.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Development Scientist to be part of an expanding CRO and contribute to development and expansion of the company.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It’s this combination that makes us different. We’re committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Jude Madathilethu at For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Jude on 0161 868 2212.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.