Senior Scientist

  • Salary: Up to £23.50 per hour PAYE
  • REF Number: 00050500
  • Consultant: Dennis Beltman
  • Contact: 01438 870011
  • Date Published: 28.04.2021
  • Sector: Pharmaceutical
  • Location: Cambridge, South East
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry

CK Group are recruiting for a Senior Scientist to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Saffron Walden on a contract basis for 8 months.

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 Senior Scientist role willbe based at our client’s site in Saffron Walden.

Salary: Up to £23.50 per hour PAYE.

Senior Scientist Role:

  • Delivering ex vivo pharmacodynamic data according to the study plan as agreed with the team leader or project supervisor.
  • Designing, performing and interpreting pharmacodynamic tumour data from in vivo studies using RNA and protein profiling techniques, e.g. western blotting, ELISA, qPCR.
  • Providing expert interpretation of the data, identifying innovative solutions to problems and putting forward plans for further experiments.
  • Communicating experimental data and key findings in a clear and concise manner to project teams.
  • Generating and maintaining clear experimental records.
  • Maintaining an awareness of current developments in the literature to support projects.

Your Background:

  • PhD or relevant industrial laboratory experience in pharmacology, in vivo, cell biology, biochemistry, or a related field.
  • Evidence of strong technical and experimental ability to deliver data from the lab.
  • Lab-based drug discovery experience in academic or pharmaceutical company setting.
  • Understanding of in vivo study design.
  • An understanding of the drug discovery process.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Senior Scientist position, please contact Dennis on 01438 870011 or email pharmacontracts@ckagroup.co.uk, quoting job reference 50500.

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

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