Job Description

Analytical chemists assess the chemical structure and nature of substances for a variety of purposes including drug development, forensic analysis and toxicology.

Analytical chemists analyse samples using a range of modern analytical techniques including ion/electro-chromatography, gas/high performance liquid chromatography, spectroscopy etc. They are employed by a variety of public and private sector organisations, and can specialise in areas such as toxicology, pharmaceuticals, quality control or forensics.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • making sure that data is accurately recorded in accordance to guidelines
  • reporting/presenting results
  • using a range of software, techniques and equipment to carry out research and analysis
  • analysing and interpreting data
  • ensuring that health and safety issues are adhered to
  • preparing product licence documentation
  • developing new analytical methods.
  • writing research papers, reports, reviews and summaries
  • liaising with customers, suppliers and research/scientific staff
  • keeping up to date with scientific and technical developments



1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.