​Analytical Chemist

Location Waterford
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Jolie Trahar

Contact email: jolie.trahar@rbwconsulting.com
Contact phone: 01293364082
Job ref: JMTAC
Published: 28 days ago
Expiry date: 31 May 2024 23:59

Analytical Chemist


Mass Spectrometry - LCMS/GCMS


Location: Waterford, Ireland



Join a leading global pharmaceutical company headquartered in Waterford, Ireland. The business specializes in the production of high-quality generic pharmaceuticals, contributing to the well-being of communities worldwide. As part of a dedicated team, you'll have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on global healthcare.


Position Overview:

We are seeking a talented Analytical Chemist to join a dynamic team in Waterford. As an Analytical Chemist, you will play a crucial role in the development and validation of analytical methods using state-of-the-art mass spectrometry techniques, including LCMS and GCMS. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the advancement of pharmaceutical science while ensuring compliance with GMP/GLP standards.




·         Develop and validate analytical methods using LCMS and GCMS techniques for the analysis of pharmaceutical compounds.

·         Conduct routine analysis of raw materials, intermediates, and finished products to support manufacturing operations.

·         Perform method troubleshooting, optimization, and transfer to ensure robust and reproducible results.

·         Collaborate with cross-functional teams to support product development, formulation, and regulatory submissions.

·         Maintain accurate documentation and records in compliance with regulatory requirements.

·         Participate in laboratory investigations and support continuous improvement initiatives.




·         Bachelor's or Master's degree in Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, or related field.

·         Proven experience in method development and validation using LCMS and/or GCMS in a pharmaceutical or related industry.

·         Strong understanding of GMP/GLP regulations and guidelines.

·         Proficiency in analytical techniques and instrumentation, including HPLC, UPLC, and chromatography.

·         Excellent problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.

·         Effective communication and teamwork abilities.




·         Competitive salary package commensurate with experience.

·         Annual performance bonus.

·         Opportunities for career advancement and professional development within a global pharmaceutical organization.


How to Apply:

If you are a motivated and talented Analytical Chemist seeking a rewarding career opportunity in the pharmaceutical industry, we encourage you to apply by submitting your CV!