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Analytical Science Analyst

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Waterford
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 24/05/2018
  • Job reference: J387027A

Analytical Science Analyst


My client, a Global Pharma company based in Waterford is looking for a Analytical Science Analyst to join their team. This person will be responsible for the analytical method transfer and method validation AS analysts play a key role in the realisation of site goals and objectives. AS analyst have an opportunity to build a career in a fast paced projects environment.


  • Provide analytical chemistry services and support to Site.
  • Effective interaction with other departments and sites on matters related Analytical method transfer and validation. In particular, close contact maintained with Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Sending Unit, and Planners.
  • Maintain, update and issue chemical methods, specifications and SOP's in compliance to pharmacopoeial and regulatory requirements.
  • Assist with training of the analysts in areas of expertise and knowledge and in new methods, SOP's and updates.
  • Trend such results, record on COA's where required and complete OOS's investigations on a timely basis.
  • Update the QC Team Leader on potential problems and highlight improvements where possible by use of the normal communication means.
  • Ensure all quality documentation and records are complete and current

Requirements & Qualifications

Qualifications - Degree in Science (Chemistry or Biochemistry preferred). Post-graduate studies as appropriate to augment primary degree.

Experience - 2-3 years' experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred - ideally with previous experience of analytical method transfer/validation.

Skills & Knowledge - Operational experience of quality laboratories in a fast moving manufacturing environment. Detailed knowledge of quality management systems, pharmaceutical manufacturing operations, requirements for cGLP, pharmacopoeial methods and stability. Understand relevant quality/compliance regulations. Can manage projects to plan/budget. Understands KPI's for the site.


Do not hesitate to reach out to myself or the team on 01-6455262, or jack.conway-kenny AT