Syngenta is a global leader in agriculture; rooted in science and dedicated to bringing plant potential to life. Each of our 28,000 employees in more than 90 countries work together to solve one of humanity’s most pressing challenges: growing more food with fewer resources. A diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace environment are enablers of our ambition to be the most collaborative and trusted team in agriculture. Our employees reflect the diversity of our customers, the markets where we operate and the communities which we serve. No matter what your position, you will have a vital role in safely feeding the world and taking care of our planet. Join us and help shape the future of agriculture.
Through leading innovations, we help farmers around the world meet the challenge of feeding a growing population and taking care of our planet. We are currently seeking a Senior Analytical Chemist in Greensboro, NC.
The primary responsibility will be to provide expert technical direction and problem solving for team members generating analytical data and/or methodology in support of product development, registration, or production efforts, in compliance with all relevant technical, financial, GLP and HSE health, safety, and environment requirements. This may include responsibility for method development and validation, GLP test and reference material characterization, conduct of GLP product chemistry studies, manufacturing, and Pilot Plant support.
Compliance and Safety: Must be well versed and compliant Lab safety, EPA GLP regulations and department standard operating procedure with a strong sense of compliance culture and individual accountability. Global Analytical Champion: Responsible for solving problems and responding to questions for one or more active ingredients Study director: May monitor studies conducted inhouse or at CRO’s. Active participation in department and functional operations: Engage in teams such as safety, Reach, LC/GC, cross-functional projects with awareness to project timelines and strategy Innovation: Takes initiative on innovation ideas for technology or processes Provide Analytical support in the following areas.
Formulation: Analysis of active ingredient and packaging development projects by providing timely and innovative analytical data and methods regionally and globally Supply Chain: Analysis of supply chain samples e.g., Bulk, Residual impurities using robust analytical methods and fast turnaround with reliable data to help solve customer challenges. Registration: Perform Product chemistry studies by providing priority analysis, methodology and expertise to enable product registrations with regulatory authorities around the world. Reference Standard Characterization: Analysis GLP test materials to meet development and production requirements. Unplanned and unexpected: Analysis for nonroutine investigations, such as customer complaints or manufacturing operation challenges. Knowledgeable of, and compliant with, EPA GLP regulations and department standard operating procedures. May be required to provide analytical support for nonroutine investigations, such as customer complaints or manufacturing operation issues. Fully engaged in PT&E cross functional project teams. Must be aware of project timelines and overall strategy.
Must be Authorized to work in the U.S. A degree in chemistry or related scientific field, PhD in chemistry preferred. Strong practical and theoretical expertise in separation techniques Excellent organizational, communication and time management skills. Flexibility and adaptability to change and adjust to business needs
What We Offer:
A culture that celebrates diversity & inclusion, promotes professional development, and strives for a work-life balance that supports the team members. offers flexible work options to support your work and personal needs Full Benefit Package Medical, Dental & Vision that starts your first day 401k plan with company match, Profit Sharing & Retirement Savings Contribution Paid Vacation, 12 Paid Holidays, Maternity and Paternity Leave, Education Assistance, Wellness Programs, Corporate Discounts, among other benefits
Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training promotion, on or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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