R&D Analyst – Sligo | Collins McNicholas

R&D Analyst – Sligo

  • Reference: SJ43862
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

R&D Analyst – Sligo

We are currently hiring an R&D Analyst for a fast paced, diverse, dynamic team environment within the medical device manufacturing sector. You will work as part of the R&D Department, reporting to the Product Development Manager.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Extensive laboratory testing

  • Comprehensive comparative testing of materials and finished products

  • Updating standard test methods and devising new test methods

  • Protocol development and stability testing

  • Participation in trial work which may involve new material evaluation and/or prototype development

  • Organising and summarising data and reporting results in a scientific manner

  • Perform a varied range of duties in accordance with current GMP / GLP regulations.

The successful candidate will gain extensive industrial experience and training and will be expected to work in a flexible environment. The ability to work unsupervised and to follow a logical work programme is therefore vital.


  • Bachelor of Science primary degree in chemistry or a related science subject

  • Ideally applicants should have 4+ years’ experience in a regulated medical device environment including Industrial laboratory experience.

  • Applicants should be self-motivated with a genuine interest in new product development and research.

  • Good organisational, communication and computer skills are essential.



For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email davin.ferguson@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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