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Organic Chemist (Chemical R&D Scientist)

Kelly Services
Germantown, WI 53022
**Kelly is actively recruiting for an Organic Chemist (Chemical R&D) located in Germantown, WI for Direct Hire opportunity.**

The Chemical R&D Scientist will demonstrate in depth working knowledge of scientific principles and leads the implementation of new methods/processes to solve problems. The scientist will prepare and review summaries of observations and is capable of verbal and written presentations documented proficiently in laboratory notebooks to internal and external audiences. Chemist will write and review SOPs, training modules, technical transfer documents, specifications, summary reports and technical reports to be sent to clients or used in regulatory filings and is responsible for ensuring complex technical information is well understood by team associates, management and clients. Chemist will performs audits of laboratory work and reports and maintains a high level of professional expertise through familiarity with scientific literature. The Chemical R&D Scientist will determine appropriate methods and procedures on new assignments. The position requires superior leadership behaviors of core competencies and non-negotiables, as well as expertise in functional competencies included in this position profile

**Responsibilities of the Organic Chemist (Chemical R&D Scientist) includes:**

+ Solves synthetic problems with minimal supervision.

+ Executes synthesis activities from gram to multi-kilogram scale with minimal supervision.

+ Isolates and purifies products and intermediates by using standard laboratory techniques.

+ Interprets and communicates analytical data.

+ Performs routine analytical procedures to monitor reaction progress (i.e. TLC, GC, NMR, HPLC, KF).

+ Designs multi-step synthetic process from commercially available starting materials to target compounds.

+ Performs routine maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment with supervision.

+ Writes project documentation (developmental reports and protocols) of medium complexity with supervision.

+ Establishes and coordinates activities at contract chemical and analytical laboratories, as required.

+ Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements.

+ Successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

**Requirements and/or Key Competencies required by the Organic Chemist (Chemical R&D Scientist) includes:**

+ Education and experience includes: Bachelors degree in Chemistry or related field required with minimum of 9+ years experience, OR Masters degree in Chemistry or related field with minimum of 3+ years experience, OR Doctoral degree with a 0-2 years of previous experience. (Ph.D. is preferred.)

+ Understands reaction mechanisms and can apply them to practical execution of given synthesis.

+ Knowledge in handling, analyzing and characterizing chemicals, pharmaceuticals and related organic molecules.

+ Requires minimal hands on experience in analytical techniques such as HPLC, GC, etc.

+ Ability to apply scientific principles, theories and concepts to research problems and develop solutions for analytical problems related to drug substances in compliance with appropriate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and regulatory guidelines.

+ Demonstrates technical ability to assist in the design and execution of non-routine experiments with supervision.

+ Demonstrates ability to correctly analyze data/results and interpret outcome of experiments and to propose appropriate follow-up with supervision.

+ Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals technical procedures and governmental regulations and write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.

+ Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.

+ Ability to perform complex math functions, compute ratios, rates and percentages while drawing and interpreting graphs and charts.

+ Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where limited standardization exists.

+ Must be competent with IT systems, and Microsoft Office including Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel.

+ Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.

+ Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2021-12-20

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