Section Head Analytical Chemistry

Date Posted: 9/28/2018 Reference: VAC-1196241 Salary: £50000 Location: High peak Job type: Permanent Sector: Science | Speciality: Chemicals Contact: Nathan Steels

Section Head, Analytical Chemistry- Derbyshire - Permanent.

Based in Derbyshire my client is a market leader in the analytical and life sciences sector.
Due to a fantastic period of growth, they are looking to take on a Section Head for their Analytical Chemistry department. This is a new role and would be perfect for an experienced analytical chemist, with line and project management experience looking to take the next step in their career or a seasoned team leader looking for their next challenge.

The role will lead the existing team of analytical and purification chemists and facilities across a number of sites, supporting all internal chemistry teams in addition to providing services to external customers. Due to the sectors, industries and services they provide this role would suit an individual who thrives on a wide variety of different challenges.

You will have:
A BSc or higher in an analytical, chemical or related scientific field with demonstrated, relevant experience.
Hands on experience in a range of analytical techniques such as HPLC, LCMS, GCMS, SFC etc. (including method development and validation)
Proven experience in project management and customer interaction.
Proven experience in line management and staff development.

Competitive salary: (salary based on experience) up to £50,000
Great development opportunities
Monday to Friday. 37.5 hours per week.