Product Development Chemist

Product Development Chemist Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Product Development Chemist to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • ensuring the standard operating procedures are fit for purpose, adhered to and meet the requirements of the Quality Management System;
  • supervise the routine chemical analysis within the Quality Management Systems and implement improvements where necessary;
  • responsible for the documenting and upkeep of laboratory reporting procedures and methods of analysis;
  • technically support the customer facing teams and be responsible for providing technical training and support for all functions across the business;
  • visit customers to ensure these new or improved products are an improvement;
  • provide input to laboratory staff training, welfare, safety and development to ensure optimal performance;
  • develop an agreed range of product(s) from laboratory through to marketplace to complement or improve the company’s current product range;
  • laboratory management including working with other laboratory and technical staff to deal with the workload demands in the laboratory.

Requirements:

  • Ideally, proven industrial development and formulation experience;
  • Otherwise, a graduate with some business acumen may be considered.