Senior LC-MS Analyst

Job Title: Senior LC-MS Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshire, England
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J911849_1643043462
Contact Name: Tom Lambert
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2022 16:57

Job Description

Job Title - LC-MS Senior Analyst

Location - Bedford

Salary - £30-39k

This is an excellent opportunity where you will be primarily focused on the analysis of pesticide residues. Significant LC-MS and analytical experience required.

The Role

  • Responsible for operation and maintenance of HRM-LC-MS and LC-MS/MS instrumentation, including undertaking analysis
  • Optimise and develop analytical methods routine maintenance and troubleshooting of analytical equipment and methods.
  • Supervision and mentoring of other technical staff within the GLP team
  • Apply advanced analytical skills to implement assigned projects and identify and trouble-shoot situations needing special attention
  • Apply advanced analytical skills to implement assigned studies, as well as identify and troubleshoot situations needing special attention
  • Assist with preparation of samples, solutions and reagents following standard laboratory formulae and procedures
  • Conduct technical review of analytical data for other analysts
  • Maintain a safe working environment in accordance with company policy

The Person

  • BSc in Chemistry or related subject
  • Practical experience and excellent understanding of LC-MS/MS systems.
  • Proven experience of training and mentoring junior staff.
  • Ability working to achieve defined targets.
  • Experience of method development, optimisation or validation is essential, within a GxP compliant setting is preferable.
  • Supervise the analysis and interpretation of data in conjunction with members of the study team
  • Assist QA in all types of audits as required and actively promote regulatory compliance across the group
  • Maintain a safe working environment in accordance with company policy


  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Transparent career path and support in reaching your goals
  • Flexible working where possible

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