Cell Assay Development & Screening Team Leader

Job Ref: J25682
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 03 March 2018

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Cell Assay Development & Screening Team LeaderPermanent South East England Attractive salary & packageRole:

  • The Molecular Sciences group provides critical support to multiple stages of drug discovery from delivering validated small-molecule hits, screening support for hit-to-lead and lead optimization projects, compound profiling and mechanism of action studies for clinical candidates.
  • We are seeking a highly experienced and innovative cell biologist to lead a cellular assay team, managing the development and application of pharmacologically relevant cellular and phenotypic assays.
  • This role will report to the head of molecular sciences.
  • The successful candidate will have a proven track record in developing rigorous disease relevant assays across a broad range of diseases and cell technologies, have excellent communication skills and be an experienced and inspirational team leader.For a full job description please contact Bal on 0121 728 8455.Requirements:
  • PhD in cell biology, pharmacology or related discipline is preferred.
  • Proven track record as a experienced cellular screening team leader.
  • Extensive industry experience in cell assay development, HTS and hit triage and optimisation.
  • Strong capabilities to recruit teach and mentor both Ph.D. and non-Ph.D. scientists.
  • Strong people management skills with experience supervising, coaching and mentoring.
  • A track record of publications in peer-reviewed journals is a strong advantage.
  • Strong communicator at all levels.
  • If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV . For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Bal on 0121 222 5331.
  • SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.
  • If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant/suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit www.srg.co.uk to view our other vacancies.
  • Keywords: Medicinal chemistry, synthetic organic chemist, chromatography specialist. Head of Chemistry.
  • If you have the skills/experience required and are interested in the role please apply online, if you have any questions please call on 0121 222 5331.

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