Bioassay Development Team Leader

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Chris Morris

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Job ref: BBBH5316_1684314086
Published: 10 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

A leading drug CRO based in Cambridge are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Bioassay Development Team Leader to join their team.

As the Bioassay Development Team Leader, you will lead and manage a team of scientists responsible for designing and executing cell-based, biochemical, and biophysical assays to support drug discovery programs. You will be responsible for planning, organizing, and overseeing the daily operations of the team, ensuring the delivery of high-quality data within agreed timelines, as well as developing tailored assays to support client projects.

Requirements for this role:

  • PhD or MSc in a relevant scientific discipline (e.g. biology, biochemistry, pharmacology);
  • Proven experience in plate-based assay development and optimization within a drug discovery CRO or pharmaceutical industry setting;
  • Proven leadership and team management skills;
  • Strong experience in cell-based and biochemical assay development and optimization;
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with multiple priorities and deadlines.

Interviews are imminent so please apply now or contact Chris Morris at Science Solutions for more information on the role.