Job description Posted 11 January 2022

High Throughput Experimentation Scientist, Chemistry, Chemical Development

12 month contract


Up to £21 per hour Umbrella / £16 per hour PAYE

Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Designing, performing & analysing miniaturized experiments in our High Throughput laboratory to support project teams to develop and optimise chemical manufacturing processes to new active pharmaceutical ingredients.
  • Thinking creatively to generate original ideas for new applications of HTE across the Chemical Development portfolio.
  • Supporting and collaborating with project chemists to meet the requirements of a project.
  • Complying with applicable Data Integrity, Quality, cGMP and regulatory requirements in all aspects of work.


Required Qualifications and experience: 

  • Masters degree qualified in Chemistry (recent graduates from 2020/2021 are also encouraged to apply)
  • Keen interest in developing practical synthetic organic chemistry experience
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry or related sector (this includes an Industrial Placement during your undergraduate degree)

Additional Skills:

  • Previous experience working in a multi-functional team
  • Previous experience working in a High Throughput laboratory would be an advantage
  • An “outside the box” thinker, able to generate creative solutions to problems
  • Practical familiarity with analytical techniques such as HPLC, NMR, LCMS