Medicinal Chemist & Senior Scientists

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  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £34,000 - £45,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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We currently have some fantastic opportunities for Medicinal Chemists and Senior Medicinal Chemists to join a growing drug discovery company in Cambridgeshire.


The role:

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




  • Support or lead a range of drug discovery projects working across Hit Identification, Hit-to-Lead and Lead Optimisation.
  • Design, synthesise and purify high quality novel small molecules for targets
  • Work collaboratively within the medicinal chemistry team and other departments including DMPK and Assay Development.
  • Interpret data and write reports



Ideal candidates will be:

PhD qualified in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry with experience in solving complex synthetic chemistry problems.

For Senior Medicinal Chemist roles candidates will have some previous experience in industry as an Organic Chemist/ Medicinal Chemist, or have worked as a Post Doc.



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