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Scientist – Metabolite Profiling and Identification/ Harrogate, UK

Company: Covance
Location: Harrogate, UK
Reference: 70039BR
Closing Date: 04 Sep 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits:

Job Summary:

COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries.

Requirements:

We are currently recruiting for a Scientist within our Metabolism department at our Harrogate site, North Yorkshire.

We are looking for a skilled and Experienced scientist to provide specialist analytical and mass spectrometry support. This is a key role providing qualitative and quantitative characterisation of components in a variety of matrices from in vivo and in vitro metabolism studies.

The successful candidate will:

- Principally be involved in the extraction and LC-MS/MS analysis of samples from a number of study types using state of the art equipment (e.g. Ion Mobility and Q-ToF)
- Work alongside Study Directors, providing interpretation and scientific reports of data generated for inclusion in regulatory documents.
- Be able to develop methods, troubleshoot and provide solutions to issues as they arise.
- Be able to effectively communicate results and scientific rationale to both internal and external customers.
- Be expected to mentor and provide guidance for more junior members of staff.
- Have a flexible approach and willingness to support other colleagues in a busy environment

About You

The successful candidate would:

- Have good analytical chemistry skills with expertise in preparation and analysis of samples by LC-MS
- Have a sound understanding of chromatographic techniques along with Experience of compound identification by mass spectrometry methods.
- Be highly motivated and capable of strategic thinking in this area along with having a strong client focus
- Have strong communication and planning/organisation skills.
- Ideally have Experience of interpreting LC-MS data and report preparation
- Preferably have Experience of working in a regulatory environment and/or knowledge of metabolism and familiarity in the use of radiolabelled compounds
- Preferably have a PhD or relevant degree combined with at least 3 years' Experience , however this is not essential.

We Offer

Covance is a global market leader in contract research services, pioneering advanced studies into pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals and agrochemicals across the globe. We partner with innovative companies, offering valuable services in all phases of the development process. As an integral part of these partnerships, our diverse and highly skilled employees make a difference in the lives of millions.

At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career.

There is no better time to join us!

Education/Qualifications

- Preferably have a PhD or relevant degree combined with at least 3 years' Experience , however this is not essential.
Experience - Have good analytical chemistry skills with expertise in preparation and analysis of samples by LC-MS
- Have a sound understanding of chromatographic techniques along with Experience of compound identification by mass spectrometry methods.
- Be highly motivated and capable of strategic thinking in this area along with having a strong client focus
- Have strong communication and planning/organisation skills.
- Ideally have Experience of interpreting LC-MS data and report preparation
- Preferably have Experience of working in a regulatory environment and/or knowledge of metabolism and familiarity in the use of radiolabelled compounds


EEO Employer Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

 

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance Harrogate
Harrogate

England

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