Pharmacology Scientist (2-year FTC)

Location Oxford
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Contract
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Chris Morris

Contact email: chris.morris@sciencesr.com
Job ref: BBBH4327_1660143199
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

An Oxford-based biotechnology company is seeking a Pharmacology Scientist with experience carrying out in vitro assays to join their team on a 2-year fixed term basis to assist in compound profiling and screening, supporting the development of novel therapies for a range of therapeutic areas.

You will be in involved in the execution, troubleshooting, and optimisation of a range of cell-based and biochemical assays to characterise the mechanism of action and potency of novel compounds.

This is a great opportunity for a graduate with an understanding of pharmacology to make the move into industry, or a more experienced scientist looking to make the move to a dynamic growing company.

Role Requirements:

  • BSc/MSc in Pharmacology, Cell Biology, or related discipline;
  • Ideally hands-on experience assessing the pharmacology of novel molecules across a range of different targets, using a range of cell-based and/or biochemical assays, and analysis of the resulting data;
  • Knowledge of fluorescence-based and luminescence-based techniques would be an advantage;
  • Ideally some experience working within drug discovery industry.

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