Cell Biology Scientist

  • Salary: £16.46 ph
  • REF Number: 00051983
  • Consultant: Julie Marshall
  • Contact: 01438 842964
  • Date Published: 21.10.2021
  • Closed Date: 10.11.2021
  • Sector: Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical
  • Location: Cambridge, South East
  • Discipline: Biochemistry, Research And Development

CK Group are recruiting for a Cell Biology Scientist to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Saffron Walden on a contract basis for 6 months.


Hourly £16.46 per hour PAYE

Cell Biology Scientist Role:• You will perform in vitro cell based assays to evaluate potential toxicities from projects developing novel biopharmaceutical oncology medicines and build new in vitro methods predictive of undesired in vivo effects.

  • You will work closely witha team of scientists to apply ground-breaking technologies and push the boundaries of predictive safety science with our vision in mind: to deliver innovative safety science to help restore oncology patient's lives and eliminate cancer as a cause ofdeath.
  • The role will involve the application and development of advanced cellular systems using primary human cells in co-culture with immune cells and novel biotherapeutics such as immune engagers to help drive our predictive toxicology capabilities. This will include the expansion and banking of a range of human primary cells.

Your Background:

A minimum of BSc degree in cell biology, immunology, toxicology or similar field with 3 years’ experience of post-graduate research.

  • Theability to build an understanding of biology around novel immunotherapies, develop testable hypotheses, and drive scientific learning.
  • Validated experience in immunology and cellular biology techniques applied to development of physiologically-relevant cellular assays to evaluate cell killing and cytokine release, advanced cell systems such as live cell imaging systems and flow cytometry.
  • Outstanding oral presentation and written communication skills.
  • Highly motivated, innovative scientist with strong influencing skills, a collaborative team-oriented approach and a strong desire to drive personal development.

Company: Our client is a global pharmaceutical company with a major presence in the UK. Their purpose is to deliver life-changing medicines and to do this they are completely science-led and like to share this with the scientific, healthcare and business communities within the UK.

Location: This Cell Biology Scientist role will be based at our clients site in Saffron Walden.

Apply: For more information, please contact the Key Accounts Team on 01438 870011 or email pharmacontracts@ckagroup.co.uk. Please quote reference 51983.

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