Position title
Senior Medicinal Chemist – Drug Discovery

Newton Colmore is working with a dynamic drug discovery company dedicated to developing novel therapeutics to address unmet medical needs. They leverage cutting-edge technologies and a collaborative approach to drive advancements in drug discovery and improve patient outcomes. You will be joining a passionate team of scientists and contribute to the development of life-changing medicines.

On our client’s behalf we are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Medicinal Chemist to join a renowned drug discovery team. As a key member of their research group, you will play a vital role in designing and synthesizing small molecule compounds for hit identification, lead optimization, and drug development projects. You will collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, apply your expertise in medicinal chemistry, and contribute to the advancement of the company’s therapeutic programs.

Your responsibilities will include the synthesis of novel small molecule compounds, planning and executing the purification and characterisation of target compounds and analysing and interpreting structure-activity relationships to guide compound optimisation.

To be considered for this role you will need to have industry experience with a drug discovery team, utilising your medicinal chemistry PhD. You will need to have knowledge of modern synthetic organic chemistry techniques and purification methods and ideally a good understanding of ADME

To find out more information make a confidential application now and a member of our team will be in touch with more information.

In exchange for your expertise the company are offering tailored packages and an extensive list of benefits. They have built an excellent culture of innovation and excellence and they are looking for scientists who share their passion.

Newton Colmore is a specialist recruitment agency that is dedicated to the biotech, drug discovery and medical devices markets, in the UK and the US. Our consultants have been honing their craft for a combined 25 years and over that time have built extensive networks.

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
Boston, MA, USA
Working Hours
Monday to Friday
Date posted
27th June 2023
Valid through
20th September 2023
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Apply below or email directly: matthew.lowdon@newtoncolmore.com

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