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Associate Scientist


Oxfordshire £20k – £20k
permanent Job Ref: 6519


An innovative start-up has an exciting opportunity for an Associate Scientist to join its team. You will join the R&D team and perform scientific work to support the development and improvement of the manufacturing process. You must hold a life sciences degree to apply for this role.

Responsibilities –

  • Executing experiments related to bioreactor R&D activities.
    • Maintain cell cultures, prepare reagents and perform analytical testing of cells.
  • Support/prepare accurate records of experiments.
  • Participate in group and project meetings and discussions.
  • Routine laboratory maintenance.

Experience –

  • Degree in Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or related fields.
  • Good understanding of cell Biology.
  • Aseptic cell culture experience.
  • Ability to follow SOPs.
  • Experience of laboratory procedures.
  • Good problem solving abilities.
  • Good numeracy and communication skills.
  • Computer literate and ability to familiarise with different IT systems.

Desirable experience –

  • Experience with writing SOPs and basic reports.
  • Knowledge and skills to use standard laboratory equipment (e.g. cell counters, pH meters, pipettes, centrifuges)

Salary  £20k

Job Ref: 6519