Cell Biologist - Cambridgeshire

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00045173
  • Consultant: Jade Stirk
  • Contact: 0191 3848905
  • Date Published: 04.04.2019
  • Closed Date: 14.05.2019
  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Location: Home Counties
  • Discipline: Biotechnology, Biochemistry

Jade Stirk at CK Science is recruiting for a Cell Biologist to join an innovative drug discovery and development company at their site based in Cambridge on an initial 6 month contract.

The Company: Our client is a leader in drug discovery and development to fight against cancer and diseases of the central nervous system.

Location: This role is located on the Cambridge Science Park which has good transport links and is easily commutable from Bury, Peterborough or Stevenage.

The Role:As a Cell Biologist you will be working in the laboratory and you will support the cell biology team in the evaluation of compounds and novel targets in a variety of cell-based assay systems. Activities will include mammalian cell culture and a range of cell-based techniques such as western blotting, ELISA/MSD, flow cytometry.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will be hold a PhD in life sciences and have hands on experience with a wide range of in-vitro cellular assays, including mammalian cell culture, western blotting, immunoprecipitation, ELISAs (MSD), reporter assays.

Experience in Molecular biology techniques such as siRNA/shRNA knockdown, CRISPR-mediated genome editing, qPCR, cloning etc would be an advantage

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jade Stirk on 0191 3848905 or email jstirk@ckscience.co.uk. Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 45173 in all correspondence.

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