Medicinal Chemistry Group Leader

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    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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    Peter Rowland

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    over 2 years ago

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Group Leader - Medicinal Chemist


Rowland Talent Solutions are working with a leading Drug Discovery company who are looking for Principal Medicinal Chemist/ Group Leader to lead a team of Scientists.


Responsibilities include:

  • Design and plan projects, including resources and workloads for drug discovery teams.
  • Manage multidisciplinary project teams to deliver potential drug compounds.
  • Prepare and review written reports and presentations detailing project progress and strategy.
  • Synthesise a wide range of novel drug molecules supporting hit identification, hit to lead and lead optimisation campaigns.
  • Line management of a team of scientists having responsibility for coaching, personal and career development.




Ideal candidates will have a drug discovery background gained within a pharmaceutical, CRO or Biotech company. You will have a track record in leading teams in the discovery of small-molecule drugs and have exceptional scientific leadership skills in synthetic organic chemistry or medicinal chemistry.


To apply or hear more about this fantastic opportunity please send your cv to Peter at Rowland Talent Solutions.







Key words: PhD, Post Doc, Medicinal, Organic, Chemistry, Drug Discovery, Pharmaceutical, Research, Senior Scientist, Principal Scientist, Group Leader, Biotechnology.