Exscientia is at the forefront of Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven drug discovery and the only company to successfully design drug molecules entirely by AI that are in clinical studies.
As a full stack AI Pharmatech, we utilise all available information sources, combine with our own experimental data and exploit with the analytical power of AI and the creativity and expertise of our world-class scientists.
We aim to revolutionise the pharmaceutical industry by significantly shortening the preclinical drug discovery stage to accelerate new treatments to patients globally.
Exscientia is looking for extraordinary people to join its extraordinary mission : to revolutionise the way new medicines are discovered.
In order to better support our current portfolio and ongoing expansion we are now seeking a Head of ADME to report to our Chief Research Officer.
We are looking for a Head of ADME to add value to and build further internal and external drug discovery infrastructure to Exscientia.
Your role will be responsible for successfully supporting a portfolio of programs and improving Exscientia’s computational methods and design.
What will you be doing in this role?
An internal consultant and key member of Project teams. Fosters close relationships with Chief Research Officer, Head of Biology to successfully deliver across Exscientia’s small molecule project portfolio
Working directly with the Chief Research Officer, Chief Technical Officer and Head of Biology define and execute strategy to enhance Exscientia’s AI platform in the context of in vitro ADME, human PK and dose-to-human predictions and predictive toxicology
Help select, monitor and guide external CRO partners with respect to in vitro ADME and pre-clinical pharmacokinetic activities
As a potential member of Joint Steering Committees, engender trust with partners and bring composed experience to proceedings.
Reporting to Chief Research Officer
What will you bring to the role?
Likely educated to PhD
10+ years in academic / industrial setting
Strong publication record
Proven contribution to development candidates
Clear advocate of computational methods and ADME modelling in a contemporary drug discovery setting
Comfortable interacting with teams in person and remotely
Evidence of using 3rd party resources to successfully support programs
Strong communication skills. Proven mentor and coach to multi-disciplinary teams
What can you expect from us?
Making a positive contribution to patients by revolutionising the pharmaceutical industry through AI driven discovery
Joining a scaling AI organisation with world class technical and scientific leaders
An opportunity to develop your career with us as we grow
We offer a highly competitive compensation to support our employees as we continue to grow and thrive
The opportunity to join an inclusive, collaborative and intellectually stimulating culture