Research Associate

£40000 - £58000 per annum
15 Jan 2021
14 Feb 2021
Rachel Benjamin
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Research Associate to join a leading Gene Therapy company based in the London area. As the Research Associate you will working within the Biology team in close collaboration with other groups and will help to advance novel gene therapies.


Your duties as the Research Associate will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will develop novel cell-based assays to identify new targets and validate candidate gene therapies

2. As the Research Associate you will network internally and externally to further collaborative projects, including with CROs and external academic laboratories.

3. You will also be expected to present data to colleagues in lab meetings and external meetings as required.

4. The Research Associate will also assist in the preparation of material for presentation and manuscripts for publication.


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

1. An MSc or PhD in Immunology, Cell Biology or other relevant discipline.

2. Proven experience in cell culture techniques and handling of mammalian cell lines. Stem Cell (iPSC) experience would be ideal.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with analytical techniques e.g. ligand binding assays, immunohistochemistry, confocal microscopy etc

Key Words: MSc / PhD / Post-Doc / Immunology / Cell Biology / Opthalmology / Retinal / AAV / Gene Therapy / Cell Therapy / Cell and Gene Therapy / Biot3ech / Biology / Research / Laboratory / GXP / GLP / Cell Culture / Mammalian / Ligand Binding Assay / Assays / ICH / Immunocytochemistry / Immunohistochemistry / Microscopy / Confocal / Stem Cells / iPSC / In Vitro

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.