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Medicinal Chemist

East Midlands   •  Competitive  •  Permanent, Full time


An opportunity has arisen for a motivated medicinal chemist to join a well-established organisation based in the Midlands area.

The Medicinal Chemist will have:

  • MSc or PhD degree in organic or medicinal chemistry with 2-4 years drug discovery experience gained within a commercial environment.
  • A good track record of success in synthetic medicinal chemistry.
  • Good experience in the design and synthesis of bioactive compounds.
  • Demonstrable skills in the areas such as organic and medicinal chemistry, including data analysis, single compound synthesis and small parallel library design.
  • Demonstrable skills in structure-based design as well as analytical and purification methods.
  • Able to work with other scientists (both internally and externally) to solve synthetic path challenges.
  • Able to present scientific results in a clear and articulate manner to clients and colleagues.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivation and initiative
  • The ability to work accurately
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Flexible and willing approach to learning new techniques
  • Good team player
  • Capable of working under pressure
  • Ability to work as part of a busy team

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK


You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: ST Recruitment
  • Contact: Sam
  • Phone: 01737241823
  • Reference: BCH012
  • Posted: 21st June 2022
  • Expires: 19th July 2022

ST Recruitment

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