Oxeltis is recruiting

OXELTIS recruits one Research scientist (PhD in Organic Synthesis / Medicinal Chemistry) in Montpellier -FR

Starting date: Sept-Oct, 2020 for a fix term contract 18 months.

The Research Scientist in medicinal chemistry will be responsible for the proposal, synthesis, characterization and study of complex organic molecules such as nucleoside/tides, macrocycles, natural compounds to be carried out for external R&D clients within contracts in medicinal chemistry or custom synthesis with the pharmaceutical industry. The candidate will be part of a project group under the leadership of Oxeltis’ Medicinal Chemistry Director.

Profile: The successful candidate will hold a PhD in organic chemistry (organic synthesis and medicinal chemistry). Significant experience in complex organic molecules (macrocycles, natural compounds, sugars, or nucleosides/tides) is desired. A significant experience in gel size exclusion chromatography and/or HPLC would be an asset. This position may also suit a candidate with a previous Post Doc experience. He/she will be familiar with modern synthetic techniques, purification and characterizations methods. He/she must be fluent in English and possibly French.

Oxeltis is a service company in medicinal chemistry and custom synthesis created by researchers and former managers from the pharmaceutical industry (www.oxeltis.com). The company is active since 2010 and specializes in the chemistry of nucleos(t)ides, heterocycles, sugars, macrocycles and provides medchem support. Oxeltis has recent and well equipped labs on the site of Euromedicine in Montpellier-France. Oxeltis offers benefits including competitive salary, pension and health care.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and cover letter by email to “allaire.jean-marc@oxeltis.com”.