Solid State Analytical Chemist
Solid State Analytical Chemist
Hours: 40 hours per week
Ref No: HRJOB6073
Business Unit: Sciences
Open To: Internal and external applicants welcome
Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry. We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,600 highly skilled personnel worldwide. Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan).
Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.
Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match. Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning.
Let’s be exceptional together
Working as part of the Analytical Solid State team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for performing GMP and non-GMP activities related to the physical properties of small molecule APIs on behalf of external clients or in support of other Almac Sciences' projects. These include, but are not limited to method development and / or validation for XRPD, PSD and / or thermal analyses (DSC / TGA), support of stability studies carried out by the Almac Sciences' Analytical Department, and support of QC activities such as release of material and IPC analyses.
As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.
- 5 GCSE (or equivalent) passes, grades A-C, including Mathematics and English Language
- Degree level qualification in an Analytical/Chemistry related discipline or equivalent experience
- Theoretical knowledge of multiple laboratory techniques
- Relevant Laboratory experience
(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)
- Previous relevant industrial experience in a GMP/GLP environment
- Competitive salary
- Family friendly flexible working
- Learning and development opportunities and support
- Health promotions
- Enhanced pension contribution
- Long service awards
- 34 days annual leave allowance
- Marriage leave
- Free car parking
- Moving house leave
- Subsidised restaurant
- Paid medical appointments
- Bereavement Leave
- Occupational sick pay
- Enhanced maternity pay
- On site physiotherapist
- Critical illness policy
- Perks discount scheme
- Death in service benefit
- Westfield healthcare benefit
(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)
Apply online at www.almacgroup.com/careers
19th January 2021 at 17.00 hours