Organic Chemistry Team Leader


Ashdod - Israel

Company:  Adama Agan Ltd.
Job ID:  23387

The Organic Team Leader will lead the research and development activity at AGAN organic chemistry labs.

We are looking for a candidate with in-depth knowledge of lab-scale chemical process development, ability to make decisions, work independently, and be detail oriented.



  • Lead and manage organic R&D researchers.
  • Lead a number of process in organic R&D including (a) Process development, (b) Improve efficiency of existing processes, (c) validation of processes and methods
  • Collaborate with ADAMA registration personnel, ADAMA Product Directors and Product Strategy
  • Assist in troubleshooting production batches; delivery process improvements to improve reliability or cycle time.
  • Develop and enforce all laboratory safety, security and housekeeping policies and procedures


Qualifications & skills:

  • PhD in Organic chemistry.
  • Experience in multi-step organic synthesis.
  • Familiarity with and experience in scale-up processes.
  • Work experience in chemical/pharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience with HPLC, GC, NMR and other analytical techniques
  • Strong ability to organize priorities, make decisions, and delegate responsibility effectively
  • Take ownership for results, to overcome obstacles and to drive change.
  • Strong leadership and people-facing skills, including proficiency in verbal and written communication.
  • Comfortable in global activities