A full time permanent opportunity is available on our clients Dundee site. The Scientist position is an important role within the Analytical Sciences Team and will be focused on supporting regulatory (GLP and GCP) bioanalysis. It is envisaged that the successful incumbent will be primarily responsible for the bioanalysis of samples generated from in vivo and in vitro studies. Working closely with Senior Scientists, Team Leader of Regulatory bioanalysis and Quality Assurance, the role ensures that work is executed to the highest scientific and regulatory standards. The successful incumbent will also be expected to work with the wider site and organisation to ensure that all studies can be delivered to the same exacting standards and within agreed time lines. Main Duties to: Support the analysis of regulatory bioanalytical studies using LCMS, LC MS/MS, GCMS, HPLC and GC utilising appropriate sample preparation techniques Assist in the validation of chromatographic methods (LCMS, LCMS/MS, GCMS, HPLC and GC) for bioanalytical support of GLP and GCP studies to current regulatory (FDA/EMEA) standards Assist in the development of chromatographic methods (LCMS, LCMS/MS, GCMS, HPLC and GC) for use in bioanalytical studies When required, support the analysis of nonregulatory bioanalytical and DMPK studies. Contribute to scientific publications Operate in line with the company protocols and business strategy Contribute to authoring and review of SOPs and other business process documents Act as an ambassador for the business and in doing so proactively promoting the company brand and values both internally and externally. Comply with health and safety requirements of the site as stated within company policy, procedure and practice. Communicate effectively with colleagues throughout the business to share resources, technical knowledge and generally support all forms of business activity. Contribute to a culture of collaboration and team work. When required assist in organising repairs and maintenance of laboratory equipment. Qualifications/Role Requirements: Bachelors degree in chemistry (or related discipline) essential Higher degree (Master or Doctorate) in related discipline advantageous but not essential Knowledge and experience of chromatographic and mass spectrometric techniques essential Experience with Sciex equipment and Analyst software highly advantageous Experience of supporting bioanalytical studies within regulatory (GLP) framework essential Knowledge of alternative technologies such as ELISA desirable Knowledge of in vitro DMPK assays desirable Knowledge of market conditions, opportunities and competition desirable. Understanding of customer base and commercial awareness also desirable Highlevel interpersonal skills. Robust time management capability. Working Hours 37.5 hours per week with flexibility required to meet the needs of the business. Company Benefits We offer a range of learning and development opportunities depending on the role, with all employees having access to a range of internally delivered training modules as standard. In our science based roles we offer structured career progression, more details of which can be discussed during the recruitment process. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer as a minimum: Pension scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Retail Discount scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Gym membership rates and local Reward & Recognition schemes. Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.