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Head of Translational Sciences

Oxford, Oxfordshire, East AngliaPermanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5635380
Updated On: 22/10/2021
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Cell & Gene Therapy

Skills: Pharmacology - In Vivo, Product Development - Biotech / Biopharm, Life Sciences - Immunology, Life Sciences - Biomarkers

Job Information

Role Overview

Hyper Recruitment Solutions have exclusively partnered with a Biotherapeutics business in the Oxford area focused on the development of Gene Therapies. We are looking to identify their new Head of Translational Science to lead the Translational Sciences Group in the development of late stage, Gene Therapy products targeted against a range of disease areas.

This a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Tran, to lead the development of gene therapy products through pre-clinical and clinical testing. You will have the opportunity to add value through the development of New Technologies and Biomarkers to support product development.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Head of Translational Sciences will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Develop the Translational Research Strategy for the group focusing on product analytics including assessment of vector location and immunogenicity.

2. Lead the develop new analytics to support product development including Biomarker discovery and development.

3. Spear-head the analytical capabilities of the Translational Science group and identify future analytical requirements for new products to ensure efficient progress through the required developmental stages

4. Have a Quality focused mindset and ensure all activities are GLP and GCP compliant as required. You will analysis all analytical data and produce reports for regulatory filings.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Director Translational Sciences Group we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a life sciences discipline in addition to extensive experience in the Biotech sector where you have focused on analytical testing of Biological products. Subject Matter expertise with ATMPs is highly desirable.

2. Proven industry experience of Quality systems and regulatory requirements for GxP environments where you have an understanding of analytical testing requirements for Regulatory submissions.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with product development from Pre-Clinical to Clinical phase where you have some experience of Biomarker Identification and development.

Key Words: Gene Therapy | Lentiviral Vector | AAV | Retroviral | Viral Vector | Oncology | CNS | Neurology | Analytical | Analytics | Pre-Clinical | Biomarker | Bioanalysis | Leadership | Director | Head Of | | Translational Science | GLP | GCP | GxP
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DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant 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 processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.