Synthetic Organic Chemists
YProtech Limited is a leading UK supplier of specialist contract research chemistry services supporting our life science industry customers early phase development and initial scale up projects. Established in 2011, the company has quickly established a reputation for its service, innovation and value. Our customers and partners include major pharmaceutical, biotechnology and agrochemical companies as well as building close relationships with SMEs across the chemical sciences sector.
YProtech are based at Alderley Park, a rapidly expanding centre of chemistry and life sciences in the north west of England. Within our labs we are equipped to work from milligram to kilo scale and have access to high quality analytical facilities through the site open access analytical laboratory. Through the recent addition of a dedicated laboratory facility to work with high potency molecules we have expanded our offering into the growth areas such as hormones, opiates, prostaglandins and cytotoxic oncology small molecules associated with antibody drug conjugates (ADCs).
We are currently recruiting for laboratory based positions to work on customer projects with our existing contract synthesis and research teams. The vacancies would suit candidates with experience in practical organic chemistry, qualified in a chemistry based subject either to PhD level or BSc/MChem level with some industry experience. Additional experience in medicinal chemistry drug design or the synthesis of high potency small molecules is desirable.
The successful applicant will experience the full variety of chemistry within YProtech: from custom synthesis projects on 20 litre scale to FTE projects synthesising milligram scale compound libraries; in our standard chemistry labs and our high potency facility. You will work closely with our experienced team and communicate directly with customers to continue to deliver the levels of technical excellence and customer service we pride ourselves on.
We offer a competitive salary including a contributory pension scheme and other excellent benefits
To apply please send a CV plus covering letter (including availability) to: Dr Thomas Screen, Operations Director, YProtech Limited, Biohub at Alderley Park, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, SK10 4TG, or alternatively by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date 25nd September 2017.
In order to comply with UK employment legislation, all applicants for positions at YProtech must have the right to work in the UK. In the event that a job offer is made, you will be required to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK before you commence employment with YProtech.