United Kingdom
Pharmaceutical & Chemical
Competitive, Negotiable Salary
Senior Chemist - (Organic Synthesis)

Are you a Chemist with experience or knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry? 

A world leader in the synthesis, analysis and manufacture of synthetic substances that enable drug development are looking for an experienced Chemist to join their team.

Location: Reading
Industry: Pharmaceutical
Salary: Competitive and Negotiable
Type: Permanent, Full Time

You'll lead the planning, organisation and delivery of complex projects to meet customer requirements and drive development initiatives to improve the current service.

Your responsibilities include:
  • Planning and executing work on complex projects to ensure the timely delivery of the objectives
  • Be fully accountable for the delivery of these projects
  • Design and evaluate synthetic routes
  • Provide technical direction
  • Conduct high quality research, process development, validation of projects and custom synthesis
  • Analyse data to draw conclusions, focus project direction and provide solutions to problems
  • Actively contribute to continuous improvement and look for ways to improve procedures and team performance
Your experience and skills:
  • BSc or MSc in Chemistry - PhD highly desirable 
  • 2-years laboratory experience 
  • Practical synthetic chemistry skills
  • Broad knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry

If you'd like some more information regarding this role, please email Jess at jessicad@scantec.co.uk, call 01516668978 or connect on LinkedIn Jessica Downey | LinkedIn

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

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