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Principal Scientist

North YorkshirePermanent
Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5632932
Updated On: 02/03/2020
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Clinical Research Organisation, Life Sciences, Science

Skills: Life Sciences - Elisa Technician, Clinical - Clinical Data Management, Life Sciences - Bioassay, Life Sciences - Immunoassay, Life Sciences - Bioanalytical, Life Sciences - Immunohistochemistry, Life Sciences - Assay Development, Clinical - Clinical Coordinator, Clinical - Clinical Trial Manager, Life Sciences - Assay Validation, Clinical - Clinical Operatoins Manager, Life Sciences - Immunology, Life Sciences - Biomarkers

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Principal Scientist to join a leading life science company based in the North Yorkshire area. As the Principal Scientist you will oversee the development, validation and implementation of new tests and procedures in the fields of immunology clinical biomarkers, haematology and flow cytometry, ensuring the provision of high quality clinical insights to clients around the world.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Principal Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Develop protocols and oversee laboratory instrument selection, validation and implementation, and advise on the selection of new instrumentation globally for the development and implementation of new tests and procedures for clients.

2. Provide scientific and technical support on the interpretation of lab data as required, and supervise the training of staff in new techniques as necessary.

3. Liaise and advise on methodology, instrumentation and costs for new assays and review/approve validation studies of each test for clinical use.

4. Ensure compliance with GCP and CAP accreditation, including complying with policies on patient/lab information. Additionally, review lab and QC data to ensure accurate results and produced.

5. As the Principal Scientist, you will report to the VP for Clinical Operations and provide test analytical information to clinical trial analysts, business development teams and ACM clients.

Role Requirements

1. PhD in a Biomedical Science discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in clinical laboratory environment, and in laboratory management/supervision.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with working with clients and GLP/GCP.

Key Words: clinical | assay | biomarker | haematology | immunology | flow cytometry | GLP | GCP | biomedical science | principal scientist | senior scientist | supervisory
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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.