Senior Analyst (Chemistry)

£27,000-£35,000 pa dependent on experience

+ Employee benefits

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Analytical Services

We offer commercial analytical lab chemistry testing for food and drink, including: nutritional and health, microscopy, biochemistry, allergens, chromatography,  packaging, cereals and ingredients, and wines and spirits

Chemistry Teams

​Campden BRI support the food & drink industry to ensure food & drink is safe for consumers, up to quality standards and follows legislative requirements, in the UK, Europe and Globally. Our Analytical Services Teams cover a variety of analytical chemistry testing on food & drink.

You will undertake administration and analysis of samples in the Chromatography Section together with all associated activities. In general, this could involve analysis by GC/MS/MS, LC/MS/MS, HPLC and IC.


  • ​Technical delivery of outputs to agreed service levels.
  • Design and develop methodology using different equipment, you could be supporting the HPLC and Mass Spectrometry, ICP, GCMS or LCMS teams, for the analysis of  food and drink.
  • Responding to client enquiries relating to testing within the group.
  • Fulfil the specified requirements for the quality control that demonstrate and monitor the validity of work, tests and calibration.
  • Supporting Technicians with training and development.


  • ​Chemistry degree or equivalent experience in the field of analytical science.
  • Proven experience with HPLC, GCMS, ICP, LCMS or other equipment (including method development & troubleshooting).
  • Experience as a test signatory under an ISO17025 quality management system.
  • Flexibility to work on many tasks and manage priorities.
  • Well-developed communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Proven effectiveness in managing timely and cost-effective delivery of technical services/research outputs.
  • Experience training & developing technicians.
  • Proven experience in a laboratory testing environment.


  • Reward platform with employee discounts and rewards
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme
  • A generous work save pension scheme, with employee contributions matched by the company up to 10%
  • Culture focus around work/life balance (early finish Fridays)
  • Subsidised onsite restaurant

Additional information:

​Please note due to our rural location, you must have your own transport and be able to drive.

We regret that we can only consider candidates who hold right to work in the UK.

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