Synthetic Organic Chemist

Synthetic Organic Chemist - Life Sciences / Biopharma - North West

Our client is a rapidly expanding chemistry CRO, looking for 3 Synthetic Organic Chemists to join their growing contract research and medicinal chemistry teams.

The role of the synthetic organic chemist will include:
Custom synthesis projects on small, lab scale up to 20 litre scale
FTE projects synthesising compound libraries for testing in medicinal chemistry lead identification / lead optimisation programs
Handling and synthesis of highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients

* Work closely with our existing experienced contract synthesis and research chemistry teams, and communicate directly with customers to continue to deliver the levels of technical excellence and customer service we pride ourselves on.

A suitable Synthetic Organic Chemist will need to have:
Previous experience in practical organic chemistry
Educated to a BSc/MChem level is essential
Industrial experience gained in pharmaceuticals, life sciences or agrochemical sectors
Additional experience in medicinal chemistry drug design or the synthesis of high potency small molecules is advantageous

Company Benefits
25 days hol plus 3 days at Xmas,
contributory pension scheme,
x3 Life assurance
37.5 hour week Mon-Fri and is flexible with start / finish times
Chester, United Kingdom, gb
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