This is a rare job opportunity for a Synthetic Organic Chemist to join a pharmaceutical CRO based in Sandwich.
Responsibilities of the Synthetic Organic Chemist are: • As part of the synthesis team, you will be responsible for the synthesis of novel drug-like molecules destined for small molecule testing. • Customer reports will be prepared according to specific customer requirements, upholding the highest level of scientific integrity. You will deal with internal and external customers, helping them with their drug discovery and development process. • Managing demanding timescales, with several projects running simultaneously
The ideal candidate for the Synthetic Organic Chemist will have:
• A PhD in Organic or Medicinal chemistry, in addition to at least 1 years experience in a Synthetic Organic Chemistry lab • Industrial experience of working in organic synthesis in early-stage drug-discovery, either with a Pharmaceutical, Biotech, CRO or academic drug-discovery unit. • Knowledge of the basic principles of medicinal chemistry or process chemistry • The successful applicants will be able to demonstrate a good level of synthetic chemistry knowledge and should have a passion for laboratory work.
Please note: • my client is unable to sponsor visas for those without eligibility to work in the UK • you must be able to start immediately