Website Kanghong Pharmaceutical
Medicinal Chemist Positions （Director/Senior Director）
Main Job responsibilities
Executing and promoting scientific research and development that are critical to the implement of the company’s strategy, optimizing drug R&D business, and providing strategic advice to senior/executive management.
1、Play a key role in the drug development management team, coordinate budget, resources and personnel, and screen the approval of project milestones.
2、Recruit and organize key scientific team members in the field of medicinal chemistry, train project leaders for medicinal chemistry, and complete the project with the screening project leaders.
3、Collaborate with biologists, pharmacologists, utilize databases and software tools to support the progress of the project and write regulatory reports.
4、Provide support and management of medicinal chemistry and synthesis for ophthalmology and central nervous system projects.
5、Expanding the company’s product pipelines in other therapeutic areas, and set pharmacological targets and conducting medicinal chemistry research.
6、Develop strategies based on short-term and long-term evaluation of the effectiveness/success of projects, results/deliverables.
7、Work with biologists to develop innovative drugs, initiate and evaluate new research areas, establish effective patent strategies, and formulate plans to synthesize and test candidate compounds to be developed.
8、Ensure effective internal and external scientific communication (such as report writing, publications, abstracts and presentations).
1、At least 10 years working experience in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry. Leading experience in linear/matrix project team setting.
2、Relevant knowledge of advanced technologies, processes and best practices in the industry, and making continuous contributions to organic chemistry/medicinal chemistry and patents.
3、A keen awareness of the drug development business, demonstrating the ability to balance business and scientific goals to achieve success.
4、 Ability to guide the optimization of lead compounds through ADMET, in vivo and in vitro data.
5、A high level of critical thinking and analytical skills, able to successfully advance complex drug discovery projects with high impact.
6、Rich experience in collaboration with CRO or industry partners.
7、Possess excellent leadership skills, vigor and creativity, and strong problem-solving skills.
8、PhD in organic/medicinal chemistry.