Laboratory Scientist – Physico-chemistry (Mass spectrometry)

November 19th 2019

QUALITY ASSISTANCE provides the pharmaceutical industry with all the analytical services required by EMA and FDA regulations for the development and marketing of innovative human medicinal products. Quality Assistance is a European benchmark company in the analytical sciences. With 35 years of expertise in the development and validation of analytical methods, cutting edge equipment and high level of Quality Assurance, Quality Assistance has gained the trust of the largest international pharmaceutical groups and numerous biotechnology companies based in Europe and the United States.

Mission Description


To face our constant growth, we are currently actively looking for a Laboratory Scientist – Physico-chemistry (Mass spectrometry)

You will work on innovative (bio)pharmaceutical products under development (non-clinical and clinical phases). 

You will be part of a team involved in projects outsourced by our clients.

The projects are on the development, validation and/or application of analytical methods for the characterisation and quality control of NCEs.


You will report to the Technical Leader.

In this role, you will be accountable for

  • Performing daily laboratory activities related to method development, validation and application depending on the client project
    • Performing analyses
    • Processing data
    • Writing reports and associated supporting documents
    • Presenting/discussing results
    • Validating raw data
    • Validating experimental results and ensuring protocols are respected
  • Applying methods for QC and stability studies 
  • Communicating with clients
  • Training team members and others on technical skills if needed

Candidate profile

Master’s degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry, specialisation in analytics


  • Relevant working experience in a similar position in the development and validation of analytical methods 
  • Working experience in a regulated environment
  • Very good writing skills both in French and English (writing scientific documents, reports, protocols and mails) 
  • Relevant working experience with the following techniques: HPLC, (U)HPLC coupled with Mass spectrometry 


  • Experience in the development and validation of GC-MS analytical methods 
  • Knowledge of Empower
  • Working experience in the pharmaceutical industry within a GMP environment 


Quality Assistance offers you work in:

  • The innovative human health sector 
  • A rigorous dynamic team
  • An international working environment
  • Spacious premises in pleasant surroundings 

Quality Assistance also provides:

  • In-service training adapted to your profile and position 
  • Career path
  • A sector compliant remuneration package including numerous fringe benefits (luncheon vouchers, hospitalisation and ambulatory insurance, pension plan, etc.)
  • In addition to the fringe benefits received by all the personnel, you will also be provided with a company car.

Contact Details

Send your application (reference JOB0156) now, for the attention of Mrs Isabelle Lebrun, Talent Acquisition Manager, to or consult the Careers page on our website

Address: Technoparc de Thudinie 2, 6536 Donstiennes, Belgium