Senior LC-MS/MS Scientist

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South East
Not specified
Sep 08, 2016
Oct 06, 2016
Karolina Kowalska
Chemistry, Biochemistry
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time
Senior LC-MS Scientist

Location: Hertfordshire
Position: permanent (full-time)
Salary: 35-45k + excellent benefits

Do you have vast technical expertise in LC-MS/MS method development and validation in a GLP environment?
Have you worked with biological samples (plasma, saliva, urine etc)?

Kelly Scientific has a fantastic opportunity for a LC-MS/MS Specialist to join a leading organisation to develop methods for the analysis of pesticide residues and pharmaceutical products such as drugs, metabolites or biomarkers within biological matrices.

The purpose of the role will be to serve as an expert on scientific and technical issues involved when developing, validating and applying quantitative LC-MS/MS assays using 96-well plate technology, automation and a variety of sample preparation techniques such as liquid-liquid and solid phase sample extraction.

Candidate criteria:
- A minimum of B.Sc. in Chemistry (or similar) and at least 3 years of experience performing quantitative analysis for biomarkers or drugs present in biological fluids such as plasma or urine
- Experience using APISciex LC-MS/MS equipment & software
- Experience of developing quantitative methods using protein precipitation, liquid-liquid extraction and solid phase extraction
- Knowledge of mathematical and statistical calculations for pharmacokinetic interpretation

Nice to have:
- Experience with CTC auto samplers, Agilent LC pumps and TomTec Quadra
- Previous work in a GLP accredited laboratory
- Good IT skills
- Previous supervisory experience in a similar position

You must have excellent English communication skills and be confident in communicating your technical knowledge to relevant individuals.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply online or contact Karolina on for further information on 0203 040 1912.

Kelly Services UK Ltd is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.