Senior Development Scientist - Analytical - new job in Weybridge, UK

Senior Development Scientist - Analytical
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Weybridge, Surrey, England, UK Weybridge Surrey UK KT130NY
Job Ref: BBBH125935
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 27 February 2023
Senior Development Scientist - Analytical - Weybridge

Role: Senior Development Scientist - Analytical

Duration: Permanent

Location: Weybridge, Surrey

Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits

SRG is working with a global and leading Consumer Healthcare company. They are looking for a Senior Development Scientist - Analytical to join their busy team.

As Analytical Senior Development Scientist (Oral Care), you will be supporting new product development with broad analytical experience to deliver innovation from early-stage method development to downstream validation and transfers to supply sites. The role will involve working with cross functional project teams, as well as the analytical community, to problem-solve and deliver technical strategies to Global launches on international brands such as Sensodyne.


  • Being an analytical expert and key point of contact for the development team, advising on relevant strategies and managing workstreams in new product development project
  • Develop, validate and support analytical methods and formulation, following relevant business, regulatory and consumer requirements.
  • Independently designing experiments and carrying out scientific work to deliver overall project objectives
  • Work closely within cross-functional team to define and implement innovative solutions
  • Creating, reviewing, and approving key documentation, such as accurate experimental recording, validation protocols and reports, commercial production documents, contributing to regulatory submissions and project reports
  • Setting and refining priorities, assessing, and communicating risks, as necessary to remain focused on objectives, quality requirements and project milestones under rapidly changing circumstances
  • Producing effective technical papers/presentations and tailoring messages to a variety of audiences, both expert and na├»ve.
  • Manage a broad array of analytical data types, working with analytical data collection and storage systems, performs comprehensive, sophisticated and critical evaluation
  • Provides scientific expertise to risk management and trouble-shooting investigations
  • Acts as mentor/coach for more junior development scientist


  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Pharmacy, or related discipline
  • Proven previous experience in Pharmaceuticals, OTC or FMCG or relevant industries.
  • Knowledge of cGMP requirements related to analytical chemistry within product development.
  • Proven track record of using experimental design, measurement, and interpretation in the development of new products and/or the invention of new systems
  • Hands-on knowledge and experience in the following techniques: Quality by Design & risk assessments, IC, UPLC, HPLC, GC and/or MS.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving ability using innovative thought and good scientific judgment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills for engaging with stakeholders in all levels

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters or PhD in Chemistry, Pharmacy, Nutrition or related science, or relevant practical work experience
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and product development process
  • Experience as technical lead on project, managing risk and stakeholder communications.
  • Specialised expertise in other analytical techniques such as ISE, XRF, UV-Vis Spectroscopy, ICP or Raman spectroscopy.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

29/03/2023 11:17:24
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Contact Consultant:
Thomas Ramsay

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