Senior Scientist

Senior Scientist

Do you want to be part of an organization that is making a difference in the lives of millions of people worldwide? If so, we want to hear from you! As part of our LC-MS/MS team in The Netherlands within the Bioanalysis and Drug Metabolism division you will be the Project Manager for bioanalytical projects. In this role you will be the single point of contact for our clients and play a pivotal part in the development of new medicines.

QPS’ Story
Since its inception, QPS has been assisting pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies with their drug development efforts by providing a full range of Neuropharmacology, DMPK, Toxicology, Bioanalysis, Translational Medicine, Early Phase Clinical and Phase II – IV Clinical Research services. To meet the needs of our clients, we strive to employ talented, caring and committed individuals who will work collaboratively towards achieving our mission of improving human health and the quality of life.
Team members enjoy challenging and rewarding work, and are encouraged achieve their best. Underpinning the operation is a culture that values diversity, innovation, accountability, team work and a friendly atmosphere where performance is recognized and rewarded. We provide unique company benefits, training, and advancement opportunities. Most importantly, we value each of our team members as employees and as individuals.
If this sounds like your ideal work environment, then we would love to speak with you, so apply today!

The Job
  • Manage multiple bioanalytical projects, including validation and sample analysis.
  • Be the primary contact person for our clients. You are responsible for the budget, regulatory compliance and timelines of each project.
  • Work closely with colleague scientists, technicians and director operations.
  • An introduction period in the laboratory is part of the training for this position, but laboratory work will not be part of this role.
  • You will report to the director operations.

  • Masters or PhD degree with background in biochemistry or comparable field.
  • Experience with LC-MS assays is preferred.
  • Strong project management and communication skills.
  • Fluent in both English and Dutch language.

Why you should apply
  • Great learning opportunities, we are here to support and work with you to explore your learning potential and career goals.
  • A full-time job with a minimum of 32 hours a week within the dynamic environment of a global organization with an important mission.
  • A contract for at least one year and the opportunity for a permanent contract.
  • To be part of an enthusiastic and dedicated team of seasoned professionals.
  • Excellent primary and secondary working conditions.

Do you want to apply or learn more?
If you want to play a pivotal part in the development of new medicines, we are looking forward to receive your application. Please send us your CV and motivation letter via e-mail to, for the attention of the HR department. You can also click on the apply button below and send the form.
Do you want to learn more about QPS? Please visit our website at If you are interested to learn more about this exciting position, please contact Jelger Lijcklama a Nijeholt (Director Operations LC-MS/MS) or contact the HR department of QPS The Netherlands by telephone 050-3048000.