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Scientist, Small Molecule

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: ND9761
Closing Date: 12 Apr 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of my client, a global CRO, I am recruiting for a Scientist, Small Molecule.


The Role:

You will possess a thorough understanding of laboratory procedures and can reliably conduct complex analysis with increased independence. Perform a variety of complex sample preparation and analysis procedures to quantitatively measure pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical compounds in a variety of formulations and/or biological matrices. Follow validated or experimental analytical procedures with periodic direct supervision. Responsible for review and compilation of results and data comparison against SOP acceptance criteria, methodology, protocol and product specifications. Enter data into databases and reports.

Experience and Education:

  • B.S./B.A. in Chemistry or related field with of 2 years’ experience in analytical testing laboratory.
  • Associates degree in laboratory science with 6 years of hands on laboratory experience.
  • Non-degreed with 8 years of hands on Pharmaceutical laboratory experience or equivalent years’ experience in lieu of education.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of multiple applicable techniques such as: HPLC, GC, MS, Dissolution Testing, Inhalation Testing (Cascade Impaction, Dose delivery, Particle Size analysis), Biopharmaceutical Testing, Karl Fischer, UV-Vis, FT-IR, TOC
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Proven ability to interpret data by performing trend analysis
  • Proven ability in technical writing skills
  • Ability to independently optimize analytical methods
  • Proven problem solving and troubleshooting abilities
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Time management and project management skills



If you are interested in applying for this role please call Nicola on +353 1 2784671 or email


Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. 

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Contact Information:

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Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
Fax:  00 353 (1) 278 4672
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