job for organic chemist in Kent
Position title
Senior Chemist

An Organic Chemist is required in a senior role for a superb company based near Ramgate, Kent. This exciting role will suit a hands-on chemist who enjoys using practical chemistry techniques while also supporting the development of robust and high yielding chemical processes. Paying up to £35,000 plus excellent benefits this is an ideal role for PhD, MSc or BSc with industrial laboratory experience,



Your duties as Chemist will include:

  • Developing safe, robust, and high yielding chemical processes using continuous flow methods and equipment.
  • Designing, executing, and analysing experiments to develop process understanding and optimise chemical reactions using laboratory automation.
  • Remaining current with the process engineering and chemistry literature. Collaborating and preparing internal research reports and technical presentations.
  • Creating process knowledge to enable reliable scale-up and facility process designs into manufacturing.
  • Contributing to bench chemistry and analysis
  • Developing and validating analytical methods.
  • Planning Projects and staff allocation and directing staff day-to-day activity.
  • Preparing reports and presenting scientific results both internally and to Clients.
  • Providing technical support for processes once delivered into manufacturing
  • Complying with all safety, health, and environmental requirements.

You will hold a PhD, MSc or BSc in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry or related subject and have a passion for the development of chemical processes. You will be able to design and lead scientific experiments while being hands on in the laboratory using familiarity with in-situ UV/Vis and GC, UPLC, HPLC, and MS. You will hold a consultative approach and be able to act as an ambassador for the business with its high-profile clients,


Your role as Senior Chemist will offer you the chance to become part of a team of scientist developing innovative new chemical processes used in the pharmaceutical sector. A growth market both in the UK and Internationally this role offers the opportunity for personal development and unique scientific challenges.

Want to know more about this Senior Chemist job located in Kent contact Kevin McHugh at Senex Recruitment on 01424 211872 or email your CV

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Life Science
Working Hours
Base Salary
£27000-£35000 Per year
Date posted
February 11, 2022
Valid through
March 31, 2022
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Position: Senior Chemist