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Sr. Scientist - Chemical Development

Kelly Services
Charles City, IA 50616
**Sr. Scientist - Chemical Development**



**This is a direct-hire position with potential relocation assistance for strong candidates!**



**Charles City, IA**



**Position Summary:** The Senior Scientist will lead and assist with efforts in developing synthetic pathways and manufacturing processes toward new high value added pharmaceutical intermediates and bulk pharmaceutical drugs. This hands-on position will involve approximately 70% bench work with the remainder involved in results reporting, team collaboration, bench to pilot plant process technology transferal and pilot plant support work.



**Accountabilities and Responsibilities:**




+ Leading and Assisting with the development of synthetic pathways and manufacturing processes toward new high value added pharmaceutical intermediates and bulk pharmaceutical drugs

+ Planning and executing laboratory research including kilo lab scale work

+ Participate on cross functional project teams within Research and Development and across the Company

+ Assume leadership roles for process development and plant support as needed and appropriate

+ Utilizing professional concepts to contribute to the development of Company concepts and principles and to achieve objectives in a creative and effective manner



**Requirements:**




+ PhD in Organic Chemistry or similar with 5 or more years of industrial experience in multi-step organic synthesis and process implementation.

+ Masters in Organic Chemistry or similar with 10 or more years of industrial experience and proven command of multi-step synthesis of small molecule APIs would be considered

+ Operational knowledge of analytical instrumentation such as HPLC, GC, NMR required

+ Strong command of chemical literature is required

+ Good project management skills required

+ Familiarity with high potency APIs and controlled substance handling a plus

+ Familiarity with Empower a plus

+ Experience in a manufacturing environment a plus

+ Familiarity with compliance requirements within cGMP, safety and regulatory environments

+ The ability to solve extremely complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangible variables

+ Ability to work in a highly independent and self-directed work environment.






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



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**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. 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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-12-19

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