Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Synthetic Organic Chemist


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

About this job

Fantastic opportunity for a skilled organic chemist to join a rapidly expanding contract research organisation.

This opportunity is available to candidates finishing their PhD or postdoctoral candidates with additional academic or industrial experience.

Our client is looking for candidates who are able to use their broad knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry to develop and optimise routes towards complex pharmaceutical compounds. You will also have the opportunity to scale up these newly designed synthetic routes and run them in the company’s pilot plant, producing kg quantities of product. Full training in process chemistry is provided.

This position has regular rotation of new projects and target molecules, allowing the jobholder to experience and utilise a variety of different chemistry reactions and techniques.

Applications will be considered from candidates with the following skills:

  • PhD in synthetic organic chemistry (can be currently writing up thesis or finishing off lab work)
  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge of a wide range of synthetic chemistry reactions and techniques
  • Excellent communication skills

Apply today to find out more information!

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