Medicinal Chemist

Job Title: Medicinal Chemist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton, England
Salary: Market Leading
Start Date: 2019-06-02
Reference: BH-109420
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2019 17:03

Job Description

Medicinal Chemist - Biotech - Oxfordshire - Contract

A new role has come available for an experienced Medical Chemist to join a biotechnology company in the Oxfordshire area on a maternity cover contract. The role will focus on the synthesis and biological evaluation of innovative therapeutics with the aim of delivery of drug candidates to the clinic.

Medicinal Chemist Responsibilities:

  • Designing and carrying out synthetic routes to synthesise molecules for biological evaluation
  • Interpreting biological data to design and optimise drug compounds
  • Carrying out complex studies to support project aims
  • Keeping up to date with the literature in order to advance knowledge of their field and apply to internal projects
  • Regularly present and contribute in project discussions
Medicinal Chemist Requirements:
  • PhD in Chemistry or a degree with equivalent industry experience
  • A strong background in synthetic organic chemistry
  • A knowledge of medicinal chemistry principles and drug design
In return you can expect an industry leading salary and package, as well as the opportunity work alongside a highly experienced team of experts in an innovative environment.

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

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