Medicinal Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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    Peter Rowland

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    almost 3 years ago

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PhD Medicinal Chemist



We are currently looking for an Organic Chemist or Medicinal Chemist to join an award-winning Pharmaceutical company in the East Midlands.


The role:

As a Medicinal Chemist you will design, develop and synthesise complex molecules for several drug discovery projects.




  • Design and execute novel and complex synthetic routes to challenging chemical targets.
  • Interpret data to design and optimise drug compounds.
  • Adapt your scientific and organic chemistry knowledge to solve complex chemistry problems.
  • Write & review project reports and regularly present findings to project leaders.



Ideal candidates will be PhD qualified in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry and have experience in designing and executing complex synthetic routes.


These positions are open to recent PhDs or those with industrial experience in synthetic organic chemistry.



This leading drug discovery company offer a highly competitive salary with an extensive benefits package. There is plenty of opportunities to develop and further your career at this growing company.  



To apply 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