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Group Leader (Organic Chemist) – Excellent management opportunity within the speciality chemical sector

Location: NORTH EAST ENGLAND, ENGLAND Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Scientific Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 5 days ago Reference: 3142337
Are you an experienced synthetic chemist, perhaps a PhD graduate, working in the speciality chemicals or pharmaceutical sector? There is an important management role for you at this leading speciality chemicals and API’s producer based in the North East.

Your day-to-day duties as Group Leader will be:
• Management of an R&D team who take chemical synthesis from lab to pilot plant scale
• To liaise with customers to ensure realistic project management (budgets, timescales etc)
• Ensuring compliance of the team’s activities with COSHH, HSE and other regulations (such as GMP manufacture)

You will be right for the role with this background:
• A degree (ideally PhD) in Organic Chemistry or in a closely related field;
• 5+ years of related industrial experience in the speciality chemical sector
• Team management and client liaison experience
• A record of creative problem solving in an industrial environment
• A practical understanding of chemical hazards and experience of working safely in a laboratory environment

Candidates with a strong background will excel in this role with room to progress within the business!

Tell me how you are suitable for the role and send your CV in Word format to paul.mears@reedglobal.com (2 pages maximum, Word document format) by Friday 1st December as the prospects of the role at this leader in the speciality chemical sector will attract the most desirable candidates in the field.