Kelly Services Chemist (Pharmaceutical) - Phoenix, AZ in Phoenix, Arizona

Chemist - Pharmaceutical, Phoenix, AZ

Kelly Scientific Resources, a division of Kelly Services, has an exciting opportunity for an Chemist to work with one of our top clients in Phoenix, AZ, in the pharmaceutical supplement field.

Summary: The analytical chemist is responsible for developing and utilizing wet chemistry, chromatographic and characterization techniques to support formulation, process development and manufacturing. HPLC experience in the area of drug products and drug substances is a must!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform and record analyses as assigned on a daily basis

  • Adhere to cGMP’s in all work practices

  • USP/NF Guidelines and Compendial Requirements

  • Attend training sessions as appropriate

  • Assist in maintaining a clean, safe workplace on a daily basis

  • Review peer's work as needed

  • Review revisions to procedures as needed

  • Write SOPs

  • Write and disseminate technical data summaries and reports

  • Contribute to CMC section reports

  • Train other colleagues in methods and procedures

  • Develop new chemical assays; write method qualification/validation protocols and reports

  • Lead team by ensuring execution of work assignments by laboratory staff to meet cycle times

  • Participation in weekly meetings to review progress, work through issues and bring resolution to problems

  • Communicate to management and coordinate with others for assistance and closeout of work activities

  • Providing technical leadership through informal and formal training mechanisms

  • Lead technology transfers

  • Develop technical strategies to meet customers technical and business needs

  • Develop new technologies and identify proprietary technical opportunities

  • Design experimental plans to address specific program issues

  • Plan comprehensive stability studies

  • Interpret, analyze, and manage data

  • Troubleshoot technical problems for development and manufacturing

  • Plan, write and execute validation and technology relocation protocols

  • Present plans and data to customers and management

  • Coordinate activities of outside resources such as consultants, vendors

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry; minor in Microbiology a plus

  • 2-4 years of pharmaceutical/nutraceutical experience

  • HPLC experience in the area of drug products and drug substances

  • Microbiology experience a plus

  • Animal Health experience a plus

APPLY TODAY! Have Questions? Call Kevin at 602.548.1774 or email at

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