Organic Chemists and Medicinal Chemists

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  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    Highly Competitive

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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We are current looking for Organic Chemists and Medicinal Chemists to join a growing pharmaceutical drug discovery company.


The role:

As a Medicinal Chemist/ Organic Chemist you will design and conduct organic synthesis of novel molecular targets.


Within this Medicinal Chemistry role, you will apply your synthetic organic chemistry knowledge and experience to design complex and exciting molecular targets!




  • Use your expert organic synthetic chemistry knowledge to solve some exciting chemistry problems.
  • Design and carrying out organic synthesis.
  • Support and/ or lead a range of drug discovery projects.
  • Design and execute novel and complex synthetic routes to challenging chemical targets.
  • Write and review project reports.




Ideal candidates:


Will be PhD qualified in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry.

As a Medicinal Chemist, you will have a solid understanding of synthetic chemistry and have experience in designing and executing complex synthetic routes.


We are also looking for Senior Medicinal Chemists with previous post doc or industrial experience.




The company is rapidly growing and offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package, which includes, a bonus scheme, a competitive pension scheme, private medical insurance and a generous relocation allowance.

The company is passionate about the development and training of their staff and offers plenty of opportunities to learn and grow.






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

Pharmaceutical, Chemistry, Senior Scientist, Chemist