Senior Scientist Cell Biology - Hertfordshire

  • Salary: £15.50 per hour
  • REF Number: 00045657
  • Consultant: Julie Marshall
  • Contact: 01438 723500
  • Date Published: 30.05.2019
  • Sector: Pharmaceutical
  • Location: London, South East
  • Discipline: Research And Development

CK Group is recruiting for a Senior Scientist with Cell Biology or Immunology experience to join a company in the pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire on a contract basis for 12 months.

The Company:

Our client is a world leading research-based pharmaceutical company that combines both individual talent and technical resources to create a platform for the delivery of strong growth in a rapidly changing healthcare market. Their mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer.

The Location:

This role is located in Stevenage which has excellent commuting links to London (30 minutes) and the North. A mixture of new and old, the town has an abundance of history and social activities, restaurants, bars, cinema complex and leisure park.

The Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen working within antibody discovery in the early stage research department.

The role will be working predominantly on Oncology projects such as cancer immunology mainly however there may be an opportunity to be involved in other projects in areas such as IBS, Asthma, COPD & Autoimmune diseases.

You will be involved in screening a high volume of antibodies, maintaining and growing cell lines and growing cell lines from human blood. You will be expected to document & report data and build a conclusion then agree on the next steps.

Key Responsibilities:

Experience in the following techniques:

  • Flow cytometry
  • Amino assay (Eliza)
  • Ability to design experiments
  • Attention to detail
  • Assay experience
  • Data integrity

Your Background:

Phd or MSc/BSc (or equivalent) with laboratory industry experience in Biotech, pharma or hospitals. Antibody assay testing would be an advantage. You will be a clear communicator with the ability to convey results to the team.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Julie on 01438 723500 or email pharmacontracts@ckagroup.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 45657 in all correspondence.

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