Medicinal Chemist

  • Location

    Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

  • Contact email:

    peter@rowlandtalent.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    RT161

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-08-15

We are currently looking for a PhD Organic Chemist or Medicinal Chemist for a growing Pharmaceutical company in the East Midlands.

 Joining the company, you will support Medicinal Chemistry projects in early stage drug discovery, developing novel small molecule drugs at the hit-to-lead and lead optimization stage.

 Duties include: 

  • Solve complex medicinal and synthetic chemistry problems. 
  • Design and carry out experiments using standard laboratory techniques.
  • Develop synthetic routes and perform synthesis of agreed target molecules.
  • Compile and review customer reports and documentation.

 

Ideal candidates will have a PhD in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry, with experience in multi-step organic syntheses. Industrial/ Post Doc experience is preferred but not essential.

 

Key words: Medicinal, Synthetic, Synthesis, Organic, Drug discovery, Drug Development, Pharmaceutical, PhD, Post Doc