Senior Medicinal Chemist/ Principal Scientist

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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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Are you an experienced Medicinal Chemist looking for a new challenge?

If so, we currently have two fantastic opportunities for experienced Organic Chemists to join a leading Pharmaceutical drug discovery company.


As a Senior Scientist or Principal Scientist, you will manage drug discovery projects being responsible for solving exciting chemistry problems and ensuring project are delivered on time.




  • Lead and manage chemistry projects including setting the strategy, design and carrying out synthesis of novel target molecules.
  • Provide drug discovery expertise to solve complex and challenging synthetic problems.
  • Work collaboratively with other departments and Senior Scientists to deliver projects on time.
  • Write and review technical project reports.



Candidates will have:

  • A PhD in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry.
  • Previous industrial experience in synthetic organic chemistry/ medicinal Chemistry.
  • Experience in designing and executing synthetic routes.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to engage different audiences.



As a Medicinal Chemist joining this rapidly growing and dynamic company you will have numerous opportunities to develop and further your career.

The company offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package (including a generous relocation assistance).


To apply please send your CV to Rowland Talent Solutions.








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