Job ID: #8574

Vice President of Chemistry

Cambridge, MA
Science Science
Management / Directors

 

Responsibilities of the Vice President of Chemistry:

  • Discover and advance novel small molecule drugs into clinical development
  • Provide strategic, scientific, and managerial leadership to medicinal chemistry team
  • Effective leadership and management of CRO chemistry teams through excellent synthetic and medical chemistry skills with clear and open communication.
  • Contribute in a very impactful manner to compound design and synthetic route identification for all portfolio projects.

Requirements of the Vice President of Chemistry:

  • PhD in Synthetic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, or Organic Chemistry
  • Must have 10+ years of experience as a medicinal chemist within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry
  • Must have demonstrated track record of successfully moving drug discovery programs through a full life cycle from screening through development candidate as project/chemistry team leader.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must be okay working within a startup environment.

 

Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Science, Engineering and Green Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization.

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Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Life Science, Medical Device, and Engineering Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization.