Synthetic Organic Chemist

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    Pharmaceutical, Organic Chemistry

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  • Salary:

    £25,000 - £35,000

  • Contact:

    Peter Rowland

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Synthetic Organic Chemist to join a research and development company in the North East.


The role:

As an Organic Chemist you will conduct complex organic synthesis for the development, optimisation and scale-up of small molecules.  


Duties include:


  • Carry out organic synthesis to develop and optimise processes of target molecules.
  • Conduct multi-step synthesis and laboratory scale up to GMP
  • Manage and oversee projects working collaboratively with other departments.
  • Prepare and review reports and other technical documentation.




Ideal candidates for the Synthetic Organic Chemist role will have a PhD in Organic Chemistry or an Master’s (MSc, MChem) with some experience in chemical synthesis.

We have also have opportunities for Senior Scientists/ Team Leader for those with further experience in industry.




Note: Applicants must have the right to work in the UK





Key words: Organic Chemistry, Synthesis, GMP, Pharmaceutical, Synthetic, Chemist, PhD, MChem, Masters