Assay Development Scientist

Job Ref: J23532
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 08 September 2017
  • Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England, UK
  • £28,000 - £35,000 per Annum
  • Rachel Ellis

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Assay Development Scientist


6 month Fixed Term Contract

Competitive Salary

Are you are Life Science graduate with a good understanding of ELISA's?

SRG are currently working with a global contract research organisation (CRO) in Harrogate who are actively seeking 5 Assay Development Scientist to join their Analytical Development team for a 6 month fixed term contract. As a result of their continued success, our client has a large development project requiring individuals to fully develop ligand binding assays such as ELISA and MSD.

Key responsibilities:

  • To perform assay development of ligand binding assays (ELISA and MSD).
  • To validate assays to regulatory requirements so that they are fit for use in GLP/GCP sample analysis studies.
  • To facilitate transfer of client methodology.
  • To be responsible for the troubleshooting of problematic projects using technical expertise.


  • Minimum degree qualified in Biology, Biochemistry or a related field
  • Experience of running and developing plate based assays - ELISAs/MSD/Luminex
  • Problem solving skills, including the troubleshooting of analytical instrumentation.

If you would like to find out more about this vacancy, please apply online. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV or call 02030964529.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: ELISA, MSD, bioanalysis, bioassay, ligand binding assays, bioanalytical

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.