Senior Scientist - Cell Line Development

Job Ref: J28246
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Biotech/Life Sciences
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 05 September 2018
  • North East, England, UK
  • £35,000 - £45,000 per Annum
  • Kimberley Warren
  • 0191 284 6768

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Senior Scientist - Cell Line Development

North East

Salary £35-45K (Dependent on Experience)

Are you a PhD graduate with extensive experience working with CHO cells? Are you looking for an opportunity to get into industry and apply your skills?

A leading organisation specialising in the development of biologics based in the North East are looking to recruit an individual into a Senior role within their cell line development group. The role will involve working on the cell line development including the transfection, cloning and selection of cell lines.

The responsibilities of the role involve:

  • Carrying out experimental work, utilising high-throughput cell line screening technology
  • Carrying out transfection and cloning activities
  • Generating stable cell lines for the production of biopharmaceuticals
  • Training and developing more junior members of the team
  • Co-ordinating workloads with other departments
  • Leading on a variety of cell line development activities

The successful Senior Scientist will have significant cell culture experience, specifically with mammalian cells, preferably with CHO cells. They will have worked with a range of high-throughput screening technologies for cell lines. They will also need experience of generating stable cell lines, ideally for the production of biopharmaceuticals in industry, however related academic experience would be considered. A PhD within the field would be preferable, however a BSc or MSc and proven industry experience would be considered.

As this is a developing organisation there are opportunities for career progression alongside developing your technical knowledge and ability. To go forward for this opportunity please apply online or contact Kimberley on 0191 284 6768 with any queries.

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.

05/10/2018 09:07:32
GBP 35000 35000.