Senior ADME Scientist

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    Pharmaceutical, Analytical Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £30,000 - £45,000

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    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior ADME Scientist to join a growing Pharmaceutical company in Cambridgeshire.


The role:

As a Senior ADME Scientist you will support drug discovery projects by designing and running bioanalytical assays to determine the metabolic fate of novel small molecule pharmaceuticals.



  • Carry out analytical assay development to solve specific and complex problems.
  • Work collaboratively with biology and chemistry to progress drug discovery projects.
  • Run a range of In vitro ADME assays (such as metabolic turnover assays and permeability assays)
  • Carry out a range of bioanalysis including cell-based assays and LC-MS/MS.
  • Write and present reports project teams.



Ideal candidates:

Will have a degree, Masters or PhD in Biochemistry or Chemistry (or related subject) and have experience working in ADME/ DMPK Bioanalysis. As a Senior ADME Scientist you will have experience in in-vitro ADME assays and bioanalysis including cell-based assays. Experience in mammalian cells, plate-based assays, protein analysis, metabolic turnover assays, permeability assays and mass spectroscopy (LC-MS/ QTOF) is highly desirable.


The company is rapidly growing and based within one of the leading scientific research and innovation hubs in the UK.

They offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package, and an opportunity to join a growing and rewarding company.  




Please note the company is unable to sponsor visas for candidates without eligibility to work in the UK





Key words: Bioanalysis, Bioanalytical, DMPK, ADME, Cell-based Assays, LC-MS, QTOF, Biochemist, Mammalian, invitro, Purification, Protein, metabolic turnover, permeability