Principal Scientist - Medicinal Chemist

  • Location

    Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Excellent

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

  • Contact email:

    peter@rowlandtalent.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    RTS174

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-06

We are currently looking for Senior Medicinal Chemists/ Principal Scientists for a leading Drug Discovery company. Joining this rapidly growing company you will manage a team of Scientists and lead pivotal projects for global customers.

 

As a Principal Scientist/ Group Leader your responsibilities will include:

 

  • Design and plan small molecule drug discovery projects including hit identification, hit to lead and lead optimisation campaigns.
  • Manage resources and a team of Medicinal Chemists/ project teams to deliver potential drug compounds to project timescales.
  • Prepare and review written reports and presentations of project progress and strategy.
  • Synthesis/ oversee the synthesis and troubleshoot a wide range of novel drug molecules from milligram to multigram scale.

 

 

Ideal candidates will have a PhD in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry and have experience in drug discovery gained within the pharmaceutical, CRO or Biotech industry. You will have a track record in leading teams or projects in the discovery of small-molecule drugs and have exceptional skills in synthetic organic chemistry or medicinal chemistry.

 

If you have the drive and passion for drug discovery and want an opportunity to lead a group of Scientists to deliver projects on a range of therapeutic areas, then please send your cv to Peter at Rowland Talent Solutions to hear more about these fantastic opportunities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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