Based in Newbury, Berkshire
We are currently working with a company based in Newbury who are a global supplier of chemicals to a wide range of industries including pharmaceutical, life sciences and diagnostic sectors. They specialize in the production of carbohydrates, nulceosides, enzyme substrates and biochemicals.
They are looking for synthetic chemists to join their synthesis team and develop the chemistry for their products.
What You’ll Do:
- Design and develop chemistry for custom synthesis products and catalogue products Carry out and accurately record characterization and data analysis Work efficiently in the laboratory to meet deadlines Prepare written reports for internal and external use Perform all laboratory work in a safe manner and comply with all regulations and adhere to company policy Share basic maintenance and housekeeping duties of laboratory equipment and chemistry laboratory areas
The ideal candidate will at minimum have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in organic chemistry with some experience of synthesis, and knowledge of a wide range of synthetic techniques.
They will have a strong mechanistic understanding of organic chemistry and be self-motivated, proactive, and well organised. Teamwork and communication are key skills in this role.
There are multiple roles for this position from BSc to PhD level.
Our client offers a competitive package including flexible working, cycle to work scheme and annual bonuses paid at the company’s discretion.
On this occasion LiCa Scientific is acting as an employment business