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R&D Chemist - Speciality Chemicals

Chemicals

Oxfordshire (£) Competitive
permanent Job Ref: 5666

Description

A world leading speciality chemical manufacturing business is currently seeking an R&D Chemist to join their team in Oxford on a permanent basis. Based within their technology function, you will take a primary focus on research projects, completing development and formulation work on new/next generation chemical products.

R&D Chemist Responsibilities:

  • Research, develop and formulate new chemical products that will be applied to industry and for bespoke requirements from customers/clients.
  • Synthesise, analyse and perform test procedures of new components.
  • Design, recommend and execute experimental programmes.
  • Communicate with internal and external contacts/parties.
  • Participate in project teams and to present results and conclusions to the wider team.
  • Oversee the maintenance of lab equipment.

R&D Chemist Requirements:

  • You must have a degree qualification in Chemistry or closely related field of study.
  • Possess experience operating within a commercial R&D laboratory completing formulation on speciality chemical products.
  • Ability to take an objective view of technical problems and address them with creativity and innovation.
  • Strong technical competencies including data manipulation.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to develop personal relationships with team colleagues.

In return, you will be offered a competitive salary accompanied with a generous benefits package and on-going career development.


Job Ref: 5666