Medicinal Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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    Peter Rowland

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    about 1 year ago

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We are currently looking for Medicinal Chemists to join a growing drug discovery company in the East Midlands.


The role:

As a Medicinal Chemist you will design and conduct synthesis of novel molecular targets.


Within this Medicinal Chemist role, you will apply your synthetic organic chemistry knowledge and experience to design novel molecular targets.




  • Design and carrying out organic synthesis to synthesise molecules.
  • Support a range of drug discovery projects.
  • Design and execute novel and complex synthetic routes to challenging chemical targets.
  • Write and review project reports.




Ideal candidates:


Will be PhD qualified in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry.

As a Medicinal Chemist, you will have a solid understanding of synthetic chemistry and have experience in designing and executing complex synthetic routes.


There are also Senior Scientist roles available for candidates with some experience working in industry or as a Post Doc.




The company is rapidly growing and offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package, which includes, a bonus scheme, a competitive pension scheme, private medical insurance and a generous relocation allowance.

The company is passionate about the development and training of their staff and offers plenty of opportunities to learn and grow.



To apply for the Medicinal Chemistry/ Organic Chemistry roles please send your CV to Peter at Rowland Talent Solutions.





Key words: Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery, therapeutic, Synthetic, Synthesis,

Pharmaceutical, Chemistry, Senior Scientist, Chemist