Synthetic / Process Chemist

Job Title: Synthetic / Process Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-10-10
Reference: BH-91302
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2018 14:47

Job Description

Synthetic / Process Chemist - Biotech - Oxfordshire

A role has recently come available for a Synthetic / Process Chemist to join the Synthetic Chemistry team at an exciting Biotech in the Oxfordshire area. This is 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 LC-MS, HPLC, NMR
      If you feel you would be suitable please apply now, a member of the NES team will be in touch with all relevant applicants.