Research Associate

  • Salary: .£40,000 - £55,000
  • REF Number: 00049642
  • Consultant: Mary Bolt
  • Contact: 01246 457729
  • Date Published: 15.01.2021
  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Location: London, Home Counties
  • Discipline: Biotechnology

CK Science are recruiting for a Research Associate to join a biotechnology company. This is a permanent full time laboratory position based at their central London offices.

The Company: Our client is an exciting and expanding biotech developing gene therapy treatment for ophthalmology and other conditions.

Location: This role is located in central London so is easily commutable via public transport from the London area or surrounding counties.

Research Associate Role: Responsibilities will include to:

  • Identify and validate new targets and develop novel cell-based assays to generate early proof-of-concept data.
  • Drive innovative research, support translation to cross functional teams and network internally and externally tofurther collaborative projects, including with CROs and external academic laboratories.
  • Contribute to research study protocol development and drafting of reports and assist in the preparation of material for presentation and manuscripts for publication.

Your Background:

  • Educated to degree level or above in a Biological Science or equivalent with relevant laboratory experience, preferably within the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Demonstrable skills in cell culture techniques andhandling of mammalian cell lines as well as hands on experience in analytical techniques including ligand binding assays, immunocytochemistry staining and confocal microscopy.
  • A background in retinal disease or immunology.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Research Associate position, please contact Mary Bolt on 01246 457729 or email mbolt@ckscience.co.uk, quoting job ref 49642.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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