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Analytical Technical Lead – Agriculture Services

What is on offer?

Alfred H Knight has an opportunity for an Analytical Technical Lead – Agriculture Services to join our Agricultural Services Department. You will be responsible for the technical oversight, delivery, execution and development of new and emerging agriculture analytical services across the AHK Group.


About us

Alfred H Knight is a totally independent, family owned business spanning five generations. A global network of strategically placed offices and laboratories enable global trade by providing independent inspection, analysis and consultancy services to the metals and minerals, solid fuels and agriculture industries.

We have honed & carefully crafted our reputation. Delivering knowledge and professionalism in all aspects of weighing, sampling and analysis. We thrive by continuing to re-invest in our facilities, technology and people. Click here to find out more about AHK.


Do you have what it takes?

To be successful at Alfred H Knight you will need to display the following:


Required Knowledge and Work Experience

Required Knowledge

  • In-depth knowledge of Quality Management Systems, (ISO17025, GLPs, and regulated environments).
  • Nutritional chemistry including wet chemistry methods, titrations, and instrumental analysis (Combustion, ICP, GC, HPLC).
  • Residue analysis for Mycotoxins/Pesticides/Antibiotics and other chemical contaminants using GC/MS, GC/MSMS, LC/MSMS, ICP/MS.
  • GMO and Allergen analysis via PCR/ELISA.
  • Microbiological testing through traditional plating or rapid platforms.


Required Work Experience

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the Agriculture analytical testing field , managing lab networks.
  • Experience in the Agriculture Testing, Inspection and Certification industry.
  • Experience and history leading cost and operational efficiency strategies.
  • History of publications, White papers and public presentations.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science: in Chemistry, Biology, or Agriculture sciences.


Travel Rotations

  • This role will require overseas travel.

What are the benefits?

We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match.


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