Operations Associate - X-Chem Pharmaceuticals - Benjamin Franklin Institute Of Technology

Operations Associate - X-Chem Pharmaceuticals

Ref No:19341634-2148-2680
Published Date:29 May 2019


Company Profile:

Our chemical strategy can be applied broadly to most targets in any therapeutic area, including the most challenging ones. We have built a strong team of leading experts with proven track records in innovative drug discovery and biotechnology partnering. We have demonstrated our success both internally and with external partnerships by tackling some of the most difficult, intractable targets such as: protein:protein interaction (PPI) antibacterial ubiquitin ligase epigenetic GPCR We have established collaborations with eight of the leading pharmaceutical companies in the world, including among others: Roche, AstraZeneca, Bayer and Pfizer. We also have partnerships with top tier biotechnology companies, academic centers and non-profit institutions. We have generated novel lead compounds against dozens of high-value therapeutic targets, leading to licensing of multiple lead series by our partners. History The company was founded in 2009 by industry veterans Richard Wagner, Brant Binder and Gordon Binder. In 2010, X-Chem and Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) formed a strategic partnership, including an investment by PPD. In September 2014, PPD exercised its option to acquire all remaining interests in X-Chem, while retaining the company’s management, scientific staff and biotechnology business model. The company was spun out as an independent company in 2015 under the ownership of the private equity firms the Carlyle Group, and Hellman and Friedman.

Description of Duties:

Seeking an Operations Associate to help maintain a safe, compliant, organized and well-run laboratory environment for the basic research departments. The position is integral to the successful operation of a multi-dimensional research group. This position reports to the Laboratory Manager.

Required Qualifications:

• High school diploma and work experience. Associates degree preferred • Certification or ability to complete certification in DOT, RCRA, IATA • Ability to lift 40 pounds • Ideally candidate would have knowledge of laboratory procedures and functions; • Excellent communication and customer service skills as well as flexibility and attention to details • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

How to Apply Guideline:

  • Please send resume to:

If interested please email your resume to Adam Miller (Sr. Talent Acquisition Specialist) at amiller@x-chemrx.com

Equal Opportunity Notification We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Students and alumni will be accepted and assigned to job opportunities and otherwise treated without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability, as well as other classifications protected by applicable state or local laws.