Medicinal Chemist

A cutting-edge biotech is seeking a Mechem candidate at Senior Manager Level !

Your new company

Our client is a cutting-edge biotech focused on oncology & immunology drug discovery.

Your new role

1. Medicinal Chemistry Research: • Conduct structure-activity relationship (SAR) studies to optimize the pharmacological properties of lead compounds. • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to integrate medicinal chemistry efforts with other scientific disciplines. 2. Intellectual Property Management: • Develop and implement strategies for protecting intellectual property related to drug discovery projects. • Conduct thorough literature and patent searches to ensure novelty and nonobviousness of compounds. • Draft and file patent applications, ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.

3. Collaboration and Communication: • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including biologists, pharmacologists, and computational chemists, to achieve project goals. • Communicate project updates, results, and recommendations effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

4. Regulatory Compliance: • Stay abreast of relevant regulatory guidelines and ensure that patent applications align with regulatory requirements. • Work closely with legal and regulatory affairs teams to address any issues related to patent prosecution.

5. Documentation and Record Keeping: • Maintain detailed and accurate records of experimental procedures, results, and intellectual property documentation.

What you'll need to succeed

• Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, or a related field.

• Proven experience in medicinal chemistry research with a focus on drug discovery.

• Demonstrated expertise in patent drafting, filing, and prosecution.

• Strong understanding of global intellectual property laws and regulations.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

• Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.

• Experience with relevant software and tools for patent searching and drafting.

What you'll get in return

Competitve salary with an upcoming company platform to expand your skills & knowledge.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job Type
Life Sciences

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jack Guo, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Shanghai
Unit 1205-1212, HKRI Centre One, HKRI Taikoo Hui, 288 Shimen Road (No.1)

Telephone: +8613512179068

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