Principle Scientist

  • Location
    Newry, Antrim
  • Salary
    £ 35000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Science and Research
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Science - Science

The Clinical Laboratory conducts the extraction of drug actives from a wide range of biological matrices (plasma, milk, tissue etc.) prior to quantification utilising LC-MS or U/HPLC. The successful candidate will work in a Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) audit controlled environment assisting Laboratory Management in the everyday running of the laboratory.

Main Activities/Tasks:

� SME for method development and validation of LC-MS and U/HPLC methods.

� Proficient in techniques involved in the extraction of drug actives from biological matrices.

� Conduct sample processing and analysis using a variety of laboratory techniques including LC-MS, U/HPLC and GC with high levels of accuracy and precision.

� Training, supervision and mentoring of analysts.

� Lead root cause analysis to support lab investigations and deviations.

� Lead method transfers as required.

� Compile and review validation protocols, reports, SOPs ensuring that they comply with relevant guidance and safe working practices.

� Participate in self-inspections to ensure the laboratory is audit ready at all times.

� Assist with laboratory management duties. Deputise for clinical lab manager as required.

� Ensure a clean and safe working environment within the laboratory, following all COSHH and other Health and Safety requirements; liaise with the company Health and Safety teams as required.

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