Scientists-Analytical Development Centre ADC - Southampton, UK
Scientists - Analytical Development Centre ADC
British American Tobacco has a number of opportunities within our R&D function in Southampton to support a rapid growth project. We are actively looking for Analytical Scientists to help us grow and be an integral part of this challenging project driven by a rapidly changing marketplace.
As part of the Analytical Development Centre you will undertake analytical studies supporting the development of novel analytical technologies, and approaches as part of an internal ADC project team, that explores cutting edge technologies, which investigates and recommends opportunities to apply these to research and development challenges.
Your experience and qualifications:
Professional/academic achievement in Chemistry or a related physical science at Masters, MPhil or PhD level. Active membership of the Royal Society of Chemistry at MRSC level (preferably at CChem level) and evidence of pro-active continuing professional development.
Relevant technical experience resulting in thorough knowledge and application of best technical practice, analytical method development and validation using complex instrumental analysis techniques (including GC/MS, GC/MS/MS, HPLC/MS, HPLC/MS/MS, ICP/MS) with associated high level problem solving skills.
Evidence of maintenance of current technical awareness and knowledge of all relevant aspects of analytical science and technology.
Some record of communication of research, including peer reviewed publications.
Evidence of competency in the effective application of formal and informal management, project and business tools and processes.
Demonstrable leadership skills, including evidence of effective change management and the development of others.
Experience of working in an ISO accredited and/or GLP compliant laboratory is preferred.
British American Tobacco is all about freedom of choice - whether it's our people or our products. Combined with our entrepreneurial spirit, it's what's driven our success. Today, we're a multinational company with more than 200 brands in our portfolio. With robust positions in each of our regional markets, our future looks equally bright too.
We also excel at developing our own people into leaders of the future. As a firm with a high-performance culture, we'll expect a lot from you. But we'll support you every step of the way to help you deliver. If you're passionate and ambitious, there will be plenty of exciting opportunities for you to develop your career.
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