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Product Development Chemist

Location: CHESHIRE, NORTH WEST ENGLAND Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Scientific Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 2
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3111698
We are currently looking for a Product Development Chemist for a leading chemical manufacturing company in the North West.

You will be required to:

1. Develop an agreed range of product(s) from laboratory through to marketplace to     compliment or improve the company’s current product range.

2. Visit customers to ensure these new or improved products are an improvement and reporting back to the Manging Director with the results.

3. Supervise the laboratory and technical staff to deal with the workload demands in the laboratory.

4. Supervise the routine chemical analysis within the Quality Management Systems and implement improvements when necessary.

5. Ensure the product labelling complies with CLP and REACH regulations and the upkeep and creation of compliant safety data sheets.

6. Input to laboratory staff training, welfare, safety and development to ensure optimal performance.

You are required to have:

1. A recognised degree and Masters or PhD in Chemistry or equivalent.

2. Experience of research and development and of managing a small laboratory.

3. Experience in a wide range of techniques inclusive of wet chemistry and analytical chemistry.

4. A good level of IT literacy including Microsoft Office packages and databases.

5. Good organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.

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