Licensed Technologist / Scientist - London

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00044599
  • Consultant: Lana Premadasa
  • Contact: 01438 723500
  • Date Published: 11.02.2019
  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Location: London
  • Discipline: Research And Development, Other

Lana Premadasa is recruiting for a Licensed Technologist or Research Scientist to join a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialisation of gene therapies for debilitating disorders based on a next-generation AAV gene therapy platform. This is a permanent role based in London and offers an excellent salary dependent on experience and a good benefits package. Applications from more senior candidates will also be welcomed.

The Company: Our client is fast progressing simultaneously several programmes towards clinical investigation and having established a new Discovery Laboratory to ensure the rapid translation of their innovative vectors into clinic they are now moving into a manufacturing phase. The research group places a strong emphasis on innovation, ability to make a difference to the patients, as well as the ability to apply your skills and develop new ones by collaborating with a multidisciplinary team. They will provide you with promising and exiting research projects in an environment that strongly values your development.

The Role: We are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic and skilled individual with an excellent track record to contribute to the discovery of our client's next AAV-based gene-therapy medicines capable of changing the treatment paradigm. You will actively support pre-clinical research programs by assisting with experiments, handling, dosing, sample collection, performing accurate data collection, / in vitro-ex vivo assays and reporting with supervision.

You will be part of a truly innovative research team in gene therapy and will be developing their next generation of therapeutics. The role is designed to provide a strong research foundation that is supported by their newly created state of the art facility.

Your Background: With Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent) plus laboratory experience and a Home Office Personal License (Modules 1-4 or 1-5 certification) you will be competent in various routes of drug delivery and will have experience in basic laboratory techniques, including Immunohistochemistry, ELISA, WB, PCR, cell staining and FACS.

For more information or to apply for this Licensed Technologist / Research Scientist position, please contact Lana on 01438 842 975 or lpremadasa@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 44599 in all correspondence.

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