Medicinal Chemist

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  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £35,000 - £45,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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We are currently looking for Medicinal Chemists and Senior Medicinal Chemists to join a growing drug discovery company in Cambridgeshire.

The role:

As a Medicinal Chemist/ Organic Chemist you will design and carry out a range synthesis of target molecules for drug discovery projects.




  • Support a range of drug discovery projects working across Hit Identification, Hit-to-Lead and Lead Optimisation.
  • Design and carry out synthesis of novel small molecules.
  • Work collaboratively within the medicinal chemistry team and other departments including DMPK and Assay Development.
  • Interpret data and write project reports



Ideal candidates will be:

PhD qualified in Synthetic Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry.

For the Senior Scientist roles candidates must have previous experience working either as a Post Doc or in industry.  


To join this growing company please send your CV to Peter at Rowland Talent Solutions.




Please note the company is unable to sponsor visas for candidates without eligibility to work in the UK





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

Pharmaceutical, Chemistry, Senior Scientist, PhD, Organic Chemist