Senior Radiochemist

Location UK, North West
Salary 35,000 - 40,000


Senior Scientist - Radiochemistry

Location – Cheshire

Sector – Drug Discovery

Contract – Permanent opportunity.


Our client is a leading company, offering research services to the Drug Discovery sector. They collaborate with lead researchers and organisations to enhance the understanding of immunological, oncological, neurological and other disease areas. Based in Alderley Park, they are offering an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual to join their Team as a Senior Scientist within Radiochemistry. If you are looking to work on exciting pre-clinical imaging drug discovery projects and want to further your career, then this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for.


The Role

This is a role for individuals who have several years’ experience in radiochemistry relating to PET and SPECT research and production, either as a PhD, or a BSc / MSc and some experience in industry. As a Senior Scientist, you will be responsible for supporting pre-clinical imaging studies, developing the radiochemistry protocols. You will run the studies and support on the production of radiotracers within a non-GMP environment. You will develop and identify potential new isotopes which could be used as radiotracers and implement them into studies.


Skills and Experience Needed:

 Suitable applicants will have:


  • A PhD or Master’s – Focused around radiochemistry.
  • Significant understanding of PET / SPECT imaging tracer research.
  • Strong understanding of both direct and in-direct labelling methods for small molecules, large molecules, biologics etc.
  • A strong ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • A strong ability to problem-solve and take the lead on projects when needed.







The Package

Being a leading collaborative drug discovery company, our client is offering the chance to be part of a growing organisation on a full-time and permanent basis, with a competitive salary and benefits package.


To Apply

If you would like to submit an application for this position, please contact Charlie Cox on 07903 204577, or send an email to


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