Analytical Chemistry

GSK Undergraduate Industrial Placement Job Title: Analytical Chemistry

 

Reference Number: 2018e

 

Salary: Competitive

 

Degree Requirements: Must be on track to obtain a 2.2 or higher in a Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry or Pharmaceutical Science related Undergraduate degree.​

You will have completed a minimum of 2 years of your undergraduate degree, but will not have graduated at the start of your placement. You will be expected to provide evidence from your university to show you will be an undergraduate student for the duration of the placement year.

 

Locations: Ware and Stevenage, Hertfordshire.

 

Duration: 1 year (approximately)

 

Detailed Description of the role:

 

We have industrial placement opportunities for a highly motivated students with a keen interest in analytical chemistry within the CMC Analytical department of Product Development and Supply for a period of 12 months.

During your placement you will work under supervision as a member of an analytical chemistry team. Your team will be aligned to the development of drug substances or inhaled and oral solid dosage forms for clinical and commercial supply. You will work closely with your GSK supervisor in the planning and implementation of all aspects of your role. The placement is highly practically based, you will carry out a range of analytical techniques and analysis to support the development of new drugs.

You will work in a GMP regulated environment and gain experience of key analytical techniques and processes aligned to the characterisation of drug substances or pharmaceutical dosage forms e.g. HPLC, GC, dissolution, MS, NMR, method validation, stability testing, batch analysis testing and documentation. Your data may be used to make key project decisions and could be reported in submissions to external regulatory authorities.

To fulfil this role we are looking for someone who has a strong interest in analytical chemistry, is a good team worker with effective communication skills and has keen attention to detail.

 

Additional Details: The Assessment Centre for successful applicants is expected to take place in December 2019

 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 16th October 2019

 

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date.  

 

Applications will closed when we have filled our assessment centre dates.

 

If you have what we’re looking for apply today!

 

This opportunity has the following recruitment stages you must successfully pass to be offered a placement year with GSK for 2020!

 

1.       Eligibility Form

2.       Online Assessment

3.       Application Form

4.       Assessment Centre​

  

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