R&D Chemist - new job in Coventry, UK

R&D Chemist
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Coventry, West Midlands, England, UK Coventry West Midlands UK CV3 4LB
Job Ref: BBBH126065
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 01 March 2023
R&D Chemist required on a temporary basis with a potential to move onto a permanent contract, based in Coventry. Recent graduates welcome to apply.

Chemist required on a temporary basis with a potential to move onto a permanent contract, based in Coventry. Requiring a BSc or MSc in Chemistry, materials testing experience preferred. Recent graduates encouraged to apply. Title: Research & Development Chemist Location: Coventry Salary: £23,000-£26,000 per annum (dependent on experience) Term: 6 months - Permanent SRG are currently working with a fast growing and innovative technology company. They are now seeking to hire an R&D Chemist join their global R&D team based in Coventry to support the physical testing of materials in light of an exciting new expansion. This role will be suited to a graduate who has completed a placement within industry, or candidates that have experience within Physical / Materials testing. Benefits: You will join an exciting project on a 6-month basis, with the chance to move onto a permanent contract for the right candidate. Excellent progression opportunities into product management and R&D. 25 days holiday + bank holidays. Monday - Friday 8:00am-4:30pm. Role/Description

  • Sample preparation.
  • Perform in-house testing of mostly mechanical properties.
  • Organisation of external testing and continued communication with external test providers.
  • Data management and interpretation of test results.
  • Report writing.
  • Processing and Presentation of test results.


  • Masters degree in science or engineering
  • Experiences in lab work in preferably physical or chemical lab
  • Understanding and knowledge of materials and material testing, ideally in the construction materials industry or similar

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Annie on +44 (0)161 868 2254. If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit www.srgtalent.com to view our other vacancies. SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors. 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. Keywords: R&D, Research and development, research, laboratory, chemist, material chemist, physical chemist, global, materials, physical testing, chemistry, lab, laboratory, manufacturing, construction

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31/03/2023 10:12:27
GBP 23000 26000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Annie Shafran

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