Chemistry Manager


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A biotechnology company in Toronto is seeking a Manager of Chemistry. You will be responsible for the identification and acquisition of chemical libraries for screening with proprietary molecular targets. You will develop strategic plans for chemical lead optimization, scale-up and formulation studies. You will manage the activities of external collaborators and service research organizations. 



Ph.D. in Chemistry with experience in drug development


strong communication skills and demonstrated ability to work independently


strong organizational skills


must have an innate ability to critically analyze SAR data and design related experiments


experience with steroids or lipids is an asset. 

Salary is negotiable. They pay full relocation costs and may provide an allowance for travel and accommodations during the transition. The positions are located in either Kingston, Ontario and Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The company is rapidly growing biotechnology company involved in the discovery of small molecule therapeutic agents targeting a physiologically important class of enzymes called cytochrome P450s. Their initial drug discovery efforts are focused on dermatology and oncology. 

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please forward to Khristine Anderson ( or a copy of your resume in word or text format, your current salary requirement, your citizenship status, your relocation considerations, any other relevant information... She will send you further information including the company name and web address. If you aren't interested or feel you are not qualified, do you know anyone who would be interested? They do offer generous referral fees.

Last updated: March 20, 2002

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