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Senior Scientist Chemistry

Hyper Recruitment Solutions
North East England
Not specified
Closing date
26 Sep 2023

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Full Time

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Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity as a Senior Scientist in the Chemistry space?

We are currently looking for a Senior Scientist Chemistry to join a leading Biotechnology company based in North East England. As the Senior Scientist Chemistry you will be responsible for helping to push our pipeline of antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) closer to the clinic by utilizing our research expertise in the synthesis of complicated molecules.


Your duties as the Senior Scientist Chemistry will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Create tests to assess and invent new ADC technology. Offer hypothesis-driven strategies to locate target compounds and further our research goals.

2. Actively create strategies to enhance work flow and effectiveness. Determine the drawbacks and limitations of current protocols and systems and suggest ways to make them better.

3. Assemble, separate, and characterize sophisticated target molecules. Create and put into action synthetic tactics while coordinating with the team to achieve research goals. To ensure that deliverables are met within the set dates and work scope, communicate with the cross-functional team.

4. By setting a good example and preserving the highest standards of lab safety and procedure, train and mentor scientists.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Scientist Chemistry we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant PhD in Medicinal Chemistry or Organic Synthesis.

2. 2 years experience in industry preparing novel synthetic routes and complex targets.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with Excellent working knowledge of ADC development and/or prior experience working on drug development projects.

Key Words: Senior Scientist, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Synthesis, Novel routes, Synthetic Chemistry, Anti Drug Conjugates.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.


Hyper Recruitment Solutions is a specialist and highly compliant recruitment consultancy dedicated to the Science and Technology sectors.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions (HRS), founded and run by Ricky Martin and in partnership with Lord Alan Sugar, has a wealth of recruitment expertise as well as compliance and commercial awareness. We offer a range of permanent, temporary and contract staff.

Our vision is to provide recruitment solutions which will assist in the improvement and quality of life for all. To do so, HRS will focus on the support of sectors whose primary focus is in making the world a better place. This could be working for a Pharmaceutical company who is developing new and existing therapeutics or an FMCG business who is making the latest consumer products in a sustainable and efficient way. We want to provide a service to those areas of actual need which will have an impact on us all.

We provide services across a broad range of industries including the following specialist sectors:

• Biotechnology
• Pharmaceutical
• Medical Device
• Clinical Research
• Food / FMCG
• Engineering
• Science

With all jobseekers we are looking to form close relationships where we can offer you the most accurate and useful advice. We intend to not only find and present the most ideal career options to you, but we want to provide advice on the entire recruitment process. We are a business who listens and advises and as shown on our website we have a clear ‘candidate commitment’ to ensure your search is in the most professional and capable hands. Some of the key areas we focus on include:

• Quality Assurance (including Qualified Persons)
• Clinical Research (all phases and therapeutic fields)
• Bioinformatics
• Research & Development
• Consumer Insight and Sensory
• Lean and Continuous Improvement
• Engineering (all disciplines)
• Manufacturing, Scale up and Technology Transfer
• Packaging and Sustainability 
• Medical Affairs
• Sales and Business Development
• Information Systems & Technology
• Executive Appointments

HRS has been awarded membership to the REC (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) and APSCo (Association of Professional Staffing Companies). This is to assure all clients and candidates that our processes and practices comply with all relevant government and recruitment industry regulations.

Lord Sugar, Ricky Martin and everyone at HRS look forward to working with you. Please do not hesitate to visit our website or contact us via
Telephone: 02032 255 120

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Company info
0203 910 2980
Amshold House
Goldings Hill

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