DMPK Research Leader

Industry Sector Pharmaceutical
Location UK, North West
Salary Competitive


DMPK Research Leader    


Location – Cheshire


Sector – Drug Discovery


Our client is a Pharmaceutical CRO providing research services for drug discovery projects in the area of DMPK, Toxicology and ADME. Due to on-going company expansion the team is now seeking a senior-level research scientist to join the company and lead the existing research team in ongoing projects. This will include people management, project planning & delivery and client development. Due to the technical nature of the role a solid background in In Vitro assay design will be required.


Core responsibilities:

·      Management of small research team to ensure project delivery focused on assay design, validation and development for physiochemical studies

·      Act as technical lead on project when needed, collaboration with internal project managers and clients

·      Facilitate the continuous improvement, performance management and development of team.

·      Contribute towards operational and R&D strategy


Suitable applicants must have:

·      Previous experience working within a Pharmaceutical CRO

·      Management or leadership experience for the deliver of research projects

·      Excellent knowledge of ADME/DMPK assays

·      PhD in Drug Metabolism or related discipline (or equivalent experience)

·      Previous client facing experience


This role offers the opportunity to work on the cutting-edge of science and be involved in varied research projects. This is a permanent opportunity with defined career development and a competitive remuneration package.


For more information contact Sam Coxon on 07789 695548 or email

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