Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Synthetic Organic Chemist - Medicinal Chemistry


  • South East
  • £Excellent
  • Non-Laboratory & Other Scientific Roles

About this job

Fantastic opportunity for a synthetic organic chemist to join a successful CRO at a time of expansion.

Our client is a contract research organisation working at the cutting edge of pharmaceutical compound synthesis. As part of an experienced Medicinal Chemistry team you will be tasked with designing, optimising and completing synthetic routes to drug candidates. Excellent problem-solving skills are required to implement novel strategies to complex active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs).

Applications will be considered from candidates with the following skills:

  • PhD (can be currently awaiting viva) in synthetic organic chemistry OR MSc/MChem with at least 2 years relevant industry experience.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of a wide range of synthetic chemistry reactions and techniques
  • Excellent communication skills

Apply today to find out more information!

Keywords: synthetic, organic, chemistry, synthesis, medicinal, med chem, drug discovery, hit generation, hit generation, lead optimisation, pharmaceutical, API, Stevenage, Hoddesdon, London, VRS6763SE

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