Process Chemist

Job Title: Process Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-17
Reference: BH-82727
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 18, 2018 15:42

Job Description

Process Chemist - Biotech - Oxfordshire

A role has recently come available for a Process Chemist to join the Synthetic Chemistry team at an exciting Biotech in the Oxfordshire area. This bis a varied role in which you will be supporting several projects both developing new synthetic routes for novel drugs and process scale up to pilot plant level to enable clinical manufacturing.

  • Designing, optimising and performing complex chemical synthesis
  • Process scale up of chemical reactions following GMP regulations to 100g / Kg scales
  • Reviewing complex data for existing processes and making recommendations on process improvements
  • Isolating and analysing compounds using various chromatography techniques


  • PhD qualified in Organic Chemistry with experience designing complex chemical synthesis
  • Process scale up experience up to multiple kg
  • A good knowledge of analytical instruments such as HPLC

If you feel you would be suitable please apply now, a member of the NES team will be in touch with all relevant applicants.