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Post Doctoral or Senior Analytical Chemist Job in Cambridgeshire
This role is within the Analytical team where you will collaborate with our clients multi-disciplinary technical teams to progress projects through the characterisation of novel materials and provision of high-quality analysis and interpretation to understand how purity and physical properties correlate to performance in applications.
You will have an interest in the link between material properties and their performance in applications. You will be qualified to PhD level in chemistry, materials science, chemical analysis, or a related subject, or alternatively hold a chemistry degree with equivalent relevant work experience. ?In addition, you will ideally have work experience gained in a material science or analytical role gained within either and industrial or academic environment. Your expertise will be in the characterisation of materials and identification of impurities by liquid chromatographic techniques, including LC-MS and HPLC, coupled with the detailed interpretation of analytical chemistry results and data to draw clear conclusions and recommendations. Experience of other analytical techniques would be advantageous.
We have an agile, dynamic work environment, offering outstanding opportunities for learning and development working as part of a vibrant and diverse team. We offer a competitive salary, together with a generous sign-on bonus. Our benefits package includes 27 days holiday, plus UK bank holidays - we even give you an additional day off work to celebrate your birthday! In addition, as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility, we have a policy that enables our employees to take paid time off work to undertake voluntary and charity support work. We also offer a flexible working approach, including flexi-time and homeworking. On top of this, we offer private health and dental insurance, life assurance, income protection insurance, an Employee Assistance Programme and pension scheme.