Senior Process Development

Location Gloucestershire
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££45k - 60k per year
Contact name: Rebecca Tilston

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Job ref: 6884
Published: about 1 month ago

Are you a Medicinal or Synthetic Chemist looking to join a cutting-edge research-driven organization dedicated to advancing scientific discovery and development. If so, this Process Development Chemist role is just for you!

The company is looking for a highly motivated and skilled Medicinal, Synthetic or Organic Chemist to contribute to our research and development efforts. The ideal candidate will be passionate about process development, possess strong problem-solving abilities, and thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities for the Process Development Chemist:

  • Design and execute synthetic routes for the preparation of target molecules.
  • Conduct purification and characterization of synthesized compounds using various analytical techniques (NMR, MS, HPLC, etc.).
  • Analyse and interpret data to optimize synthetic processes and improve compound properties.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to support project goals and timelines.
  • Stay current with literature and emerging trends in synthetic organic chemistry.


  • PhD in Medicinal, Synthetic or Chemistry or related field
  • Proven expertise in designing and executing complex synthetic routes.
  • Proficiency in using analytical techniques for compound characterization.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot synthetic challenges.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.

If you are interested in the Process Development Chemist role you should apply with an up to date CV in word format.