Organic 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:

    RT507

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-01

We are currently looking for an Organic Chemist for a growing pharmaceutical company in the East Midlands.

 

The role:

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

 

Duties include:

 

  • Synthesis, purification, and characterisation of new molecules
  • 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 for the Organic Chemist role will:

Have a PhD in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry, with experience in multi-step organic synthesis or have a Masters (MChem, MSci, MSc) in Chemistry with some industrial experience working as a synthetic organic chemist.

 

PhD Organic Chemists with a Post Doc or industrial experience are also being considered for a Senior Scientist role.

 

 

The company pride themselves on staff development and offering continuous learning opportunities.

 

 

 

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