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Senior Chemist- Ithaca NY

Kelly Services
Ithaca, NY 14850
Senior Chemist

Ithaca, NY 14853

About the Role:

+ The primary responsibility of this position is to support our R D efforts, chiefly the development of preparative chromatographic separation methods and analytical methods for small molecules.

+ You will be working under the direct supervision of the R D Manager and will report to a broader team on a weekly basis. Preference will be given to those with previous relevant laboratory/industry experience.


+ Develop and implement preparative chromatographic purification methods using automated flash chromatography system at the bench scale Interface with the Chemical Engineering team in preparation for industrial scale-up.

+ Engage with scientists and the business development team to develop new initiatives and improve existing processes. Analytical method development, QA/QC and validation for purity and stability of small molecules Assist in planning, designing and equipping laboratory at new location. Discover and interface with academic partners, corporate clients, and third-party manufacturing contractors.

+ Contribute to the writing of grants and patents Supervise junior personnel

About you:

+ PhD in Organic or Analytical Chemistry or related field such as Biochemistry with 2+ years of relevant industry experience and/or 2+ years of relevant postdoctoral experience; or BS/MS with 7+ years of relevant industry R D experience

+ Ability to develop preparative purification methods chromatography, nano/ultra-filtration with consideration of industrial scale-up feasibility.

+ Expertise in analytical method development, validation, and implementation with demonstrated hands-on experience with NMR, analytical HPLC, and MS Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams to achieve business goals.

Additional skills you might have:

+ Carbohydrate chemistry, Process chemistry Membrane based separations e.g. nanofiltration, reverse osmosis. Biocatalysis and general knowledge of enzymes

+ Synthetic chemistry

**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** **** **?**

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**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: 2021-12-31 Expires: 2022-02-10

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Kelly Services
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