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Include These Analytical Chemist Skills
- Degree in chemistry
- Sound knowledge of analytical techniques
- Ability to work well as part of a team
- Superior written, presentation and verbal communication skills
- Above average proficiencies in IT skills
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Dear Ms. Tinley,
When I read your posting for an Analytical Chemist at Hugo Pharmaceuticals, I hastened to submit my resume for your review. With six years of professional experience and a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, I have the hands-on experience and educational background to excel in this role.
My work experience includes contributing to a team carrying out research and analysis in which I used advanced software and the latest techniques. In this capacity, I presented results, wrote research reports and created analytical methods as required.
Here are some of my key career accomplishments:
Helped secure a $3 million grant for lab expansion
Directed a team of two chemists during off-site testing
Developed new standard operating procedures for key analysis
You will find my sound theoretical knowledge and hands-on practical experience a valuable asset at Hugo Pharmaceuticals. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss with you in further detail how I can be of benefit your company. Thank you for your consideration. I look forward to hearing from you.