Senior Analytical Chemist

Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC
Greensboro, North Carolina
Competitive salary plus benefits.
Closing date
May 18, 2022

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Senior Analytical Chemist - (18039585)    Description  

About Syngenta   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.  

About Us   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 Sr. Analytical Chemist in Greensboro, NC.     In this role you will provide Analytical Chemistry technical support for new and existing product and active ingredient analysis and registrations.  The primary accountability will be to conduct and support product chemistry characterization studies with focus on mass spectrometry structural elucidation for identification and confirmation of analytes of interest. This position will also support other team members on spectroscopic and chromatographic analysis.  


  • Develop and validate analytical methods for active ingredient and/or impurity assay, stability testing, chemical property determinations.
  • Conduct structure elucidation experiments including confirmation of active ingredient and identification of unknown impurities, primarily using mass spectrometry techniques
  • Prepare reports and technical documents for regulatory submissions, serve as a study director, and respond to questions from regulators on Product Chemistry data
  • Conduct and support product chemistry characterization studies and other Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) regulated work to support the global Crop Protection portfolio, and supply chain activities.
  • Prepares or reviews standard operating procedures for use by the Company, as required
  • Collaborate by building networks and relationships cross-functionally to create visibility and drive project milestones
  • Ability to mentor/coach junior team members.
  • Excellent interpersonal/organizational skills, e.g., Identify, plan, prioritize, coordinate, and negotiate on project timelines with stakeholders
  • Continually improve the operational effectiveness of the Analytical Chemistry



  • All applicants must be able to work in the US without sponsorship from Syngenta.
  • Degree in chemistry or related scientific field
  • Graduate or industry training in analytical chemistry with strong practical and theoretical expertise in LC-MS and GC-MS including separations techniques
  • Excellent organizational, communication and time management skills.
  • Flexibility to change and adjust to business needs

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience in leading small teams and supervising junior scientists
  • Working in a controlled environment-e.g., GLP, GMP
  • Experience working in a dynamic high performing team

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.   Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) (   Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC) (   Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA) (   #LI-LM2 Primary Location : USA-North Carolina-Greensboro  Job : R&D - Development

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