QC Bioassay Specialist

Location
Flintshire
Salary
£40000 per annum
Posted
06 Jun 2019
Closes
04 Jul 2019
Ref
J5631655
Contact
Emily Davidson
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a QC Bioassay Specialist to join a leading Biotechnology company based in the Flintshire area. As the QC Bioassay Specialist you will be responsible for setting up the bioassay laboratory and developing cell based assays for antibodies.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Your duties as the QC Bioassay Specialist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will manage the day to day activities of the Bioassay Laboratory, implementing assays, reporting on results from potency assays and cytotoxicity testing as well as immunological testing.

2. Ensuring the laboratory is compliant with GMP is essential. You will raise non-conformances and further implement the corrective and preventative actions. This will involve managing the progress of deviations in assays.

3. As the QC Team Leader, you will optimise and develop new bioassays and immunoassays to improve methods. Troubleshooting and problem solving will be important for the success of these.

4. Training other staff members to ensure compliance within the matrix requirements and carrying out QA/QC audits will be among your duties.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS:

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the QC Bioassay Specialist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree or masters in a Life Sciences related discipline and a number of years of industry experience is essential to your application.

2. Proven industry experience in a Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology organisation within the QC department is essential to your application. Managing, leading or directing a team of Scientists/ Analysts is essential.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with cell based assays and bioassays is essential.

Key Words: Bioassay / Assay / Biotechnology / Biopharmaceutical / Life Sciences / Cytotoxicity / GMP / QC / Quality Control /

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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