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Medicinal Chemist

Oxfordshire   •  Permanent, Full time

Hyper Recruitment Solutions are currently looking for a Medicinal Chemist to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based in the Oxfordshire area. As the Medicinal Chemist you will be responsible for supporting a project team within the department of discovery chemistry, as you look to develop novel small molecule drugs.


Your duties as the Medicinal Chemist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1.You will be performing experiments using standard laboratory techniques that you and your team have designed, and will interpret.

2.You will be responsible for identifying and overcoming any problems faced during your experiments.

3.In order to develop novel small molecule drugs, you will also be working closely with other departments such as Structural Biology, DMPK and Research Informatics.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Medicinal Chemist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant masters or degree in Chemistry.

2. Proven industry experience in a laboratory environment, including knowledge of standard laboratory techniques.

Key Words: Organic Chemistry / Pharmaceuticals / Synthetic Chemistry / Medicinal Chemistry / Drug Discovery / Pharmaceutical / Small Molecule Drugs / Chemistry / Discovery Chemistry

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Hyper Recruitment Solutions
  • Posted: 14th March 2018
  • Expires: 11th April 2018
  • Reference: J4555


  • Recruiter: Edward McNulty
  • Phone: 0203 225 5120