Title Organic Chemist – Devon and Cornwall, 30-60K
Salary 30-60K
Location Cornwall Devon
Job Information

Organic Chemist – Devon and Cornwall

3 required;


We are seeking to appoint a candidate that will possess a PhD in organic chemistry (some industrial, or relevant post-doctoral, experience would be advantageous) or be a chemistry graduate with at least three years’ experience in a relevant industrial field.

Organic chemistry is the science of designing, synthesizing, characterising, and developing applications for molecules that contain carbon. Organic chemists create and study organic compounds, the reactions that produce them, and their chemical and physical properties.  You will have experience of creating and exploring new uses for new or existing organic materials.

Possess experience of synthesis reactions and isolations working in a laboratory environment using sophisticated instruments such as: Magnetic resonance; gas and liquid chromatography; and infrared, ultraviolet, and visible spectroscopy.

Experience of using instruments that are computer driven and controlled, advanced computer literacy experience is high on the list of priority skills that we will be looking for.

Complex molecules require 3D computer modeling capability to aid in visualising the domains of complex molecules that require synthetic modification. This experience should be mentioned in your application.

We are looking for:

  • Graduate Ph.D, a must!
  • 2 years PQE+
  • Experience in researching complex scientific literature;
  • Prominent report writing experience;
  • Preparation of client literature and industry publications;
  • Peer-review of research manuscripts;
  • Bench analysis and tests;
  • Directing research;
  • Facilities management;
  • Good contract and customs synthetics experience and ability

Our chosen applicant will be an excellent team player that is looking to work for a progressive firm that can offer a varied and dynamic future.

Telephone: 01872 274227

International : 0044 1872 274227

US: 954 378 9414

Speak to: Jonny Scott-Slater or Ashley Armstrong

CV 2 – cornishexecutive@aol.com

Confidentiality is always assured.