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Sr. Scientific Manager and Sr. Principal Scientist

  • Ahmedabad, Gujarāt, India

Job description

  • Understanding the project requirements from collaborators & key stakeholders.
  • Crafting project plans aligned with the identified requirements.
  • Responsible for attaining the benchmark of productivity for the team/project(s).
  • Collaborating with stakeholders to brainstorm, optimize, and finalize project plans.
  • Briefing the team on the approved project plans, delivery milestones, and timelines.
  • Leading on-the-ground project planning, execution, and delivery.
  • Monitoring and guiding team performance to ensure adherence to milestones & timelines.
  • Proactively identifying bottlenecks & communicating viable solutions along with insights.
  • Receiving and promptly integrating suggestions provided by collaborators and stakeholders.
  • Facilitating timely project delivery

Job requirements

  • Extensive previous experience for leading project(s) and teams for synthetic chemistry program(s)
  • Experience for collaboration management - building rapo with collaborator(s), priority management
  • Expertise for chemistry related to synthesis of small molecule heterocycles, multi-step and complex molecules, focused libraries, chiral molecules, peptides and sugars
  • Previous experience for drug design and SAR generation on relevant drug targets will be an added advantage
  • Fluent verbal and written English communication skills with an ability to describe and discuss scientific issues or case studies
  • Good interpersonal skills