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  • 6th Oct

    CTO - Senior Material Scientist

    — Opportunity to join senior leadership team

    Location:
    Leeds
    Type:
    Salary:
    Up to £50,000 share options
    A great role for a senior Chemical Engineer/Material Scientist A sustainable focused biotech Opportunity to be a key player in their success This is an exciting opportunity to work as a CTO in a rapidly growing Biotech company that using food waste to develop bioplastics and innovative materials. The role will be based at the client’s Leeds Research & Development facility, managing to laboratories and establishing the pilot production plant.They are looking for a trustworthy, collaborative and knowledgeable CTO to join our senior leadership team for the next phase of growth. The CTO will take responsibility for R&D activities to develop and manufacture innovative materials from lab scale, through to pilot trials, and full-scale deployments. What you’ll be doing?This is a varied role encompassing a broad range of responsibilities which include, but are not limited to, the following: Create technical roadmaps and overarching strategy to align technical activities with overall business goals whilst addressing agreed Objectives and Key Results. Develop efficient tracking processes for monitoring performance, deliverable timelines and streamlining technical activities; Enable the team to develop and grow our R&D capabilities, review existing equipment, resources and processes and implement changes/improvements where required; Keep a keen eye on technical developments in markets of interest, working closely with the commercial team on developing and maintaining cutting edge value propositions; Provide support to client engagements, develop and maintain strong relationships with our partners whilst actively pursuing key input from them; Manage, support and mentor our technical teams (Product Development and Production) focusing on the engagement, motivation and growth of your colleagues as a team and individually; Lead on developing the company’s IP strategy to ensure we maintain a cutting edge approach and competitive advantage; Support writing grant applications and funding opportunities to accelerate development and decrease time to market; Lead on organisational Health & Safety and accreditation. What they are looking for? A PhD and/or Masters degree in chemical engineering, biochemical engineering, chemistry, or a related science field; Extensive experience in a senior technical position within chemical, materials and science-related sector with a preference for those with experience in scale-up and deployment of innovative new products/solutions; Experience managing, mentoring and guiding lab-based R&D teams; Experience with computational modelling and sensitivity analysis of processes using software such as SuperPro or Aspen; History of adaptable approach to project management and good delivery within constraints and resources of a small high growth company. What you’ll get in return for your experience?You will be a key player in the success of the company that is looking to rapidly expand over the next couple of years. There is a great salary on offer along with company pension and a great working environment.What's next?For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Zoe Davies
  • 1st Oct

    Sustainable Product Manager

    — Compostable bioplastic packaging

    Location:
    Remote working
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35000 - £40000
      • Sustainable biotech company. • Purpose-driven start-up. • Safe packaging solutions.   Your opportunity to join a highly innovative, purpose-driven start-up at the leading edge of addressing marine plastic pollution and climate change.   What you’ll be doing You’ll become a vital part of the senior team, defining the attributes of the products, liaising between commercial and science teams. Your experience in the packaging industry puts you at the heart of the product development process. And you will optimise products for client use cases; think about scalable production, and lead the development of new ideas into prototypes.   What experience you’ll need to apply At least two years of experience in the packaging industry. Food industry or FMCG packaging development. Proven focus on sustainability and innovation. Excellent communication and confidence in front of senior clients. Collaboration and project management skills.   What you’ll get in return for your experience  You’ll have a good degree of autonomy and a key position at the heart of a purpose-driven business. Competitive package including equity.   What's next? If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch with Daniel Salway with your updated CV and we’ll handle the rest.    
  • 1st Oct

    Technical Author

    — Global scientific leader

    Location:
    Worcester
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35,000 - £43,000
      Excellent product variety. Highly established providing robust stability. Strong culture with a positive working environment. This is an opportunity for a Technical Author or Technical Writer with a passion for their field, to join a very well-established company with a global reach. The company offers a fast-moving environment, with excellent products used within a wide range of sectors including Life Science, Vaccines and Food to name a few. For this role applicants will ideally have good experience from a software or scientific/engineer angle as a Technical Author. What you’ll be doing: Create customer facing and internal documentation (e.g., manuals, e-learning, video/graphics, documents, help systems) for an innovative range of products. Help drive new initiatives and processes, including content re-use, and new ways to communication information. Aim to improve ease of use to help reduce call support volume. Keep an eye on market developments and have creative input towards future innovation and methods. What experience you will need to apply: Very strong writing skills and single-source, topic-based methods, and tools, with proven experience as a Technical Author for technical documentation, ideally from a Software and or/Engineering or Scientific domain. Good authoring tools knowledge –  MadCap Flare would be highly beneficial or Author-It, JIRA, Git, AdobeConfluence or similar. Graphics/Photographic software such as Adobe Creative Cloud. Keen to keep on top of industry trends and offer fresh ideas inlcuding E-Learning (Articulate 360 a bonus). What you’ll get in return for your experience To be part of a great culture, working on a wide variety of interesting products, for a leading player within their domain. 2 days per week expecting in the office (commutable from Birmingham, Gloucester, Worcester, Cheltenham, and Hereford) and flexible hours. What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Roy Bennett.  
  • 27th Sep

    Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurse

    — Join a fast-growing, innovative healthcare company with an energetic culture.

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive
    Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurse • Join a company with a mission to help people lead healthier lives. • Fast-growing, innovative company with an energetic culture. • Improve healthcare systems with a digital patient-centric approach. This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing health care company using digital tools to address some of the largest challenges facing healthcare and improve patient outcomes. You will be using your clinical knowledge and experience to provide guidance for patients with diet related health conditions such at type 2 diabetes, prediabetes, and obesity. The role involves a variety of; remote patients’ consultations, contributing to company growth strategy and development and supporting business development opportunities. What you'll be doing: • Support the UK Medical Lead in the design of company’s medical pathways for weight management and type 2 diabetes services. • Understand the UK diabetes and obesity market supporting the internal Partnership and Clinical Expert team in increasing the accessibility of the service offered. • Input into internal and external research strategy. • Delivery of gold-standard remote (email or phone) care to patients living with obesity and/or type 2 diabetes. Providing both one to one patient consultations and delivering remote GLP-1 patients education groups. • Oversee patient handovers, communicating with local GP practices, obesity and diabetes teams and practice nurses. • Ensure parallel working with the Diabetes Specialist Dietitians to provide full patient support. • Work autonomously with management of clinical caseload and projects. What experience you will need to apply: • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a registered nurse supporting patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes. A confident prescriber. • Patient focused with a desire to improve health outcomes via digital support and behaviour modifications. Ability to adapt to a changeable and busy environment – prioritising and multitasking. • Experience withing web-browser technology to record and review clinical patient notes. • Strong communication skills (including virtual communication) and the ability to represent the company with professionalism. Strong team player. What you’ll get in return for your experience: The opportunity to join a scale-up company with an energetic culture that is really making a difference within UK healthcare. Training and Development opportunities and a staff wellbeing programme and employee benefits scheme. Competitive salary in line with NHS pay structure.    London Office with flexible and remote working options.What’s next?If you’re looking for an exciting and challenging opportunity speak to Jazz Jones.
  • 22nd Sep

    Product Architect

    — Scientific Product Innovation

    Location:
    Hertfordshire
    Type:
    Salary:
    £70,000 - £100,000 equity
    Unique IP and offering. Very progressive Life Science technology. Grow your own team. This is an opportunity to join an exciting Bioprocessing innovator using a breakthrough platform to reduce the manufacturing costs within the Cell & Gene Therapy and Drug Discovery markets. In line with growth, they are seeking a Product Architect to manage the development and architecture of their products. As part of the executive management team, you will initially manage a team of 3 with rapid growth to 10. What you'll be doing: Create product architecture and gain an understanding of the technical and user requirements of the product. Design, build and execute product roadmaps. Manage the engineering team, growth, and function. Development and select third-party suppliers and relationships. Work with fellow executive management team on IP development and strategy. What experience you will need to apply: Extensive engineering product development for life science technology and/or applications. Proven leadership of teams 3 in size. Sound Quality Management Systems expertise. Used to managing engineering workshops or laboratories. Any experience of microfluidic technology would be beneficial but not essential. What you’ll get in return for your experienceTo be part of a brilliant team with significant input to success, for a company dedicated to having a positive impact on human health. Commutable from Cambridge, Stevenage, Luton, North London and Hertfordshire.What’s next?If you’re looking for an exciting and challenging role for disruptive technology for medical therapies, apply now.
  • 10th Sep

    Drug Discovery Manager (People)

    — Leading Drug Discovery innovator

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive with shares
    Fast growing and extremely innovative scale-up Utilising unique methods for drug discovery Strong career progression opportunities This is an opportunity to join an exciting drug discovery innovator, offering market leading science and ambitious plans. To be as effective as possible, they have decided to have managers who focus entirely on management – giving teams the best possible management experience. As a drug discovery people manager, you’ll take on management responsibilities for a group within the drug discovery team. They are a multidisciplinary group of molecular biologists, phage display scientists, protein scientists, cell biologists and protein engineers, working together with colleagues in the dry lab to revolutionise drug discovery. You’ll also collaborate with the Head of Discovery, Principal Scientist, and senior individual contributors (ICs) to set strategy and define the roadmap. What you’ll be doing: Manage a group of 6-8 people to ensure they’re happy, motivated, focused and delivering incredible work. Use regular 1:1s to provide continuous feedback, ensure peak performance and recognise the individual strengths and contributions of direct reports. Grow and develop individuals on the team, using mentorship, coaching and sponsorship to help them learn or show their skills. Collaborate with the Head of Discovery, Principal Scientist, and senior ICs to make tactical decisions, drive standards and practices for work. Diagnose and resolve people problems between and within teams. Bring your experience of early-stage drug discovery to provide scientific direction to the team. Work closely with the talent team to attract, hire, onboard, and retain high potential team members from diverse backgrounds. What experience you’ll need to apply? You will have a strong biology background and have worked as Scientist, ideally within Drug Discovery in Pharma or Biotechs. What we are looking for first and foremost is exceptional management skills. You have an empathetic leadership style, and you build strong, effective relationships. You have solid experience working in multi-disciplinary teams and are keen to experiment beyond basic practices and improve your team's ways of working further. Degree or higher in a Biology related field. You have significant experience leading, coaching, and mentoring scientists (4 reports). Nice to haves Experience of early-stage biologics (large molecule) drug discovery. Well-developed project-management skills: being organised and disciplined, showing attention to detail, and following up to ensure the right results.   What you’ll get in return for your experience To be part of a brilliant and purpose driven team, for a company dedicated to have a positive impact on human health, with like minded people. The company also offers flexible working, self-study budgets, one to one coaching, and they are big on diversity! What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Roy Bennett.
  • 9th Sep

    Director of Laboratory Services

    — Senior position in a fast-growing start-up

    Location:
    Cambridgeshire
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive with great benefits
    Director of Laboratory Services •           Fast-Growing start- up environment. •           Positive, patient centred work environment. •           Variety of tasks, responsibilities and development.  This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced, high growth, start-up environment leading and directing the laboratory services division. Using lab-based pathology experience to manage overall lab operation and lab tasks including stock management, personnel supervision, regulatory and quality functions, and recruitment. What you’ll be doing:   Manage and oversee laboratory operations and performance including, stock management, equipment purchase, personnel recruitment and training, process regulation and development, as well as ensuring compliance with lab standards and regulation. Establish and oversee communication with both internal and external stakeholders. Maintain quality of laboratory services by establishing and maintaining quality control and quality assurance programmes. Manage planning and operations within cost control, waste reduction, quality, safety, and complete on-time delivery. Ensure test methodologies and appropriate with the capability to provide reliable results for patient care. Ensure laboratory personnel are using test procedures and methods delivering accurate and reliable results. Monitor trends in utilisation of lab trends services reporting to senior and management teams. Budget, staff and equipment purchase management. Laboratory building maintenance including physical plant and ensuring lab conditions are appropriate. What they are looking for? BSc (preferably an MSc) in biological discipline. Registration with the Health Care Professional Council (HCPC) and registered with the institute of Biomedical Scientist. Experience on Laboratory management, ideally within a pathology laboratory. Experience of histopathology and cytological techniques desirable. Significant Team Management experience. Project Management, problem solving, team leadership and communication skills. What you’ll get in return for your experience: This is a chance to join and influence a growing start-up during a period of growth and development. You will be a key player in a fast-faced, high achieving company with great personal development opportunities.  Share Options, Pension scheme, 25 days holiday, Health & Dental Insurance, Life Insurance and critical Illness cover, Cycle to Work Scheme and Company Laptop. What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Jazz Jones  
  • 6th Sep

    Research & Development Director

    — Global genetic bioscience innovation

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £70,000 - £100,000
      Highly successful and fast-growing Bioscience innovator. Pioneering techniques within their field. An opportunity to make a significant impact. This is opportunity as a Research and Development Director to lead rapidly growing research and development focused on microbiome modulation and bacterial control using highly innovative genome editing techniques. The company is making significant success on a global basis with many countries looking to adopt their products and technology. What you'll be doing:     Take existing commercial product candidates from the lab bench scale through process development to small pilot scale production runs, that are formulated appropriately for application development, regulatory and customer trials. Directly work through CMO’s & CRO’s as needed to further scale-up product candidates. Improve the product development time horizons by streamlining laboratory processes which will enable application. Innovate to create novel solutions and to bolster the company’s product candidates and create new product candidates that are supported by business case. Ensure reports, data, information is well written and presented from the team. Create new IP to add to our extensive IP estate and to protect innovation advances. Help drive and motive the current team of scientists and grow your team by recruiting talent where necessary. What experience you’ll need to apply?     5 to 10 years R&D experience in industry, ideally with significant biotechnology product development experience. Evidence of critical assessment of and design of reliable and meaningful product specification definition. Proven application of analytical methods throughout production, post-production processing and long-term storage for product yield and stability improvement. A broad understanding of biotechnology and its potential application to control or change microbiomes, an understanding of CRISPR, genetic transformation and the regulatory environment for biotech products. Leadership qualities – medium size team management, complex workstream management and an influential and motivational management style. Strong work ethic with a proven track record for solving scientific/production problems. An understanding of the food value chain Farm to Fork would be desirable. What you’ll get in return for your experience: Help contribute towards truly pioneering techniques, working on the key development of commercial projects alongside a brilliant team of scientists. You’ll have the opportunity to truly develop and shape the product.  The role can be based in Bristol full time or 1 day per week, so plenty of flexibility if you live further away.   What’s next? Send your CV via this advert and we’ll get back to you shortly.  
  • 6th Sep

    NGS Scientist

    — Leading Drug Discovery innovation

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive
      Fast growing and extremely innovative scale-up. Utilising unique methods for drug discovery. Strong career progression opportunities. This is an opportunity to join an exciting London based drug discovery innovator utilising machine learning to vastly improve the drug discovery process and produce more effective therapeutics worldwide. In line with growth, they are looking for a highly motivated molecular biologist driven by cutting-edge high throughput sequencing method development and execution. As part of the NGS team you will help to develop and run the sequencing workflows to establish genotype-phenotype links that we use for building machine learning models. You’ll work with their dynamic R&D teams to drive the discovery and development of protein therapeutics for unmet medical needs. Sequencing is core to their Platform, so you’ll ensure that they produce high-quality data, on time. What you’ll be doing:     Contribute to drug discovery projects by using short- and long-read sequencing technologies to analyse biologics repertoires as part of the directed evolution platform. Investigate, develop & onboard newly implemented or standard sequencing workflows and experimental techniques. Assist in planning the expansion of their internal sequencing capabilities. Strive to improve data quality and throughput by optimising established workflows from sample input to read output. QC analyse, interpret, and troubleshoot NGS runs working closely with the R&D teams. Mentor and support the training of technical and non-expert colleagues in NGS technologies. Collaborate with our Display, Data Science, Bioinformatic and Automation experts to help design protein libraries and screening strategies. Keep excellent experimental/data records for cross functional teamwork and project learnings. What experience you will need to apply:     A PhD in molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, or similar, or equivalent industry experience with significant expertise in NGS. The ability to generate and implement new ideas with excellent troubleshooting skills. Able to perform a wide range of molecular biology techniques such as nucleic acid isolation, multiplex PCR and RT. You’re comfortable with challenging yourself and acquiring unfamiliar scientific skills and knowledge. You have excellent organisational and time management skills, with demonstrated ability to prioritise, define timelines and deliver to these commitments. Nice to have skills:   Previously worked with production-scale Illumina systems (NextSeq and above), or with TGS systems from other manufacturers (PacBio, Oxford Nanopore, etc), preferably employing laboratory automation. Experience in generation and analysis of amplicon sequencing and/or RNAseq data in directed evolution workflows. Developing strategies for immune repertoire e.g., TCR sequencing. Familiar with open-source software, bioinformatics tools and languages such as Python. How you enjoy working:   You’re comfortable with a rapid pace of work in a dynamic environment. You work to the highest standards with high attention to detail, data needs to be robust so that they can learn from it. You’re happiest working in a collaborative context. If you love flying solo, this isn't the right role for you. You’re equally comfortable challenging as you are with being challenged. You get excited about learning new technologies and approaches. You want work to be meaningful and to be part of a business dedicated to having a positive impact on humanity. What you’ll get in return for your experience: To be part of a brilliant and purpose driven team, for a company dedicated to have a positive impact on human health, with like minded people. The company also offers flexible working, self-study budgets, one to one coaching, and they are big on diversity! What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Roy Bennett.        
  • 6th Sep

    Sales Account Manager

    — Science, Sales and Account Management skills required for a Global Research Company

    Location:
    North UK
    Type:
    Salary:
    50,000
    Sales Account Manager   Join a Global scientific Research Company in their UK team expansion. Autonomy over your UK accounts. Great sales-based bonus scheme. This is an exciting opportunity to join a global biotechnology group helping to expand their UK market within the life science, biologics and cell therapy spheres. This role is responsible for implementing sales and marketing strategy for products and services to achieve sales goals. This is a varied role with regular interaction with key clients and customers, along with contribution to team projects. What you’ll be doing:     Contribute to the development and implementation of sale strategies and tactics for products/services, new markets and new applications. Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to secure new business and maintain high standards with existing customers. Establish a comprehensive knowledge of competitor companies and use selling skills to win clients. Share market insight and customer feedback with relevant management and marketing teams. Develop and maintain warm relationships with key accounts. Accurately record interactions via CRM managing Sales Pipeline. What they are looking for:     Sales/Account Manager experience within relevant Life Science, CRO, Biotech space (essential).  Academic Degree in relevant Life Science discipline, ideally a Master’s Degree with high level of technical expertise. Knowledge of the UK Biological and CRO Market – Gene Synthesis, Proteins, Peptides, Antibody and Cell Line products. Ability to operate effectively in an international business environment. Effective communication with external stakeholders as well as colleagues. What you’ll get in return for your experience: You will be a key player in their UK success with the flexibility to work autonomously managing client relations. Working mostly remotely with visits to an Oxfordshire office monthly. Ideal candidate will live near Bristol, Manchester or Sheffield - expected UK travel to visit clients and attend meetings. Basic Salary of £45,000-£55,000 with generous sales-base bonus scheme. What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Jazz Jones                
  • 3rd Sep

    Site QARA Leader

    — Quality and Regulatory Lead in a Global Biotech

    Location:
    Kent and South Wales
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive
    Site Quality Assurance / Regulatory Affairs Leader Leadership role in a high achieving team. Fast-paced, patient-centred work environment. Opportunity to work within a broad and varied remit. This is an opportunity to join a global biotechnology company within the Quality Team. This position will involve leadership of a team of Quality Professionals to ensure to ensure continuous quality and reliability of products. Great team structure in a fast-paced, customer focused business. What you’ll be doing Undertaking the position of Management Representative in line with ISO13485:2016 certification requirements. Deliver Quality Engineering support where needed. Line management of direct reports, including development and coaching of; Quality Engineers, Senior Quality Engineers, Quality Graduate roles & Product Stewardship Specialists. Participation in corporate audit programme ensuring adherence to all quality standards and regulations, as well as hosting external regulatory audits. Implement quality and operational improvement work programmes, monitor and measure key metrics to ensure business improvements. Regulate good Quality Engineering Practice (gQEP) within operational areas to ensure continulous improvement. Work with the Global Supplier Quality Leader to ensure all site processes are adhered to. Coordinate with site development teams to ensure Quality compliance and liaise with Quality Engineers to manage produce recalls when necessary. Take part in Material Review Board. Collaborate with Operations to coordinate and prioritise production processes to ensure that safe and effective products are produced. What they are looking for? At least 3 years in Quality/Regulatory role with knowledge of ISO13485 and other international quality system standards. Familiarity with leading and hosting Quality audits. Science Degree as well as further Quality Qualifications – Certified Lead Auditor. Lean (Six Sigma) desirable – analytical problem-solving skills with a risk base approach. Great team management, organisation, and communication skills. What you’ll get in return for your experience: A chance to join a global leader really making a difference in the work of biotechnology and diagnostics. Either located in Kent or South Wales – flexible and (part time) remote working available. Pension Scheme, generous annual leave, Life Assurance and Private Healthcare Scheme. What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Jazz Jones
  • 31st Aug

    Medical Lead

    — Medical Lead in a fast-growing healthcare organisation.

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive
    • Join a company with a mission to help people lead healthier lives. • Fast-growing, innovative company with an energetic culture. • Improve healthcare systems with a digital, patient-centric approach. This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing health care company using digital tools to address some of the largest challenges facing healthcare and improve patient outcomes. You will be using your clinical knowledge and experience to work in partnership with the NHS to improve access to our offering, provide clinical guidance to our product development teams and offer remote patient care. Flexible and remote working available. What you'll be doing: • Support the team to win NHS contracts, write tenders and develop business cases. • Delivery of remote (email or phone) medical clinics including reviewing type 2 diabetic and obese patients ensuring appropriate prescribing. • Develop and influence the diabetes and obesity market within the UK. Gain an understanding of competitors and UK healthcare policy around weight and diabetes management. • Assist in the design of NHS medical pathways and input into the research strategy ensuring NICE requirements are met. • Clinical management and development of the diabetic nurse specialist and medical teams. • Support the Quality Lead in the CQC appraisal process as required. What experience you will need to apply: • Qualified Medical Doctor, either on the GMC GP Registered OR an endocrinology and diabetes mellitus register – you will have the option to practice clinically part time within this role, this will be discussed and agreed as part of your contract. • Strong commercial background with a competitive approach to team success. • Experience in clinical supervision and the delivery of clinical services within diabetes and weight management. • Strong communication skills (including virtual communication) and the ability to represent the company with professionalism. • Clinical research in obesity and type 2 diabetes along with a high level of understanding of digital health. What you’ll get in return for your experience: The opportunity to join a scale-up company with an energetic culture that is really making a difference within UK healthcare. Training and Development opportunities and a staff wellbeing programme and employee benefits scheme. Competitive salary, plus performance-based pay, employer contribution pension.    London Office with flexible and remote working options.For more information, and to register intererst, get in touch with Jazz Jones. 
  • 25th Aug

    Senior Protein Characterisation Scientist

    — Leading Drug Discovery innovation

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive Salary
    Fast growing and extremely innovative scale-up. Utilising unique methods for drug discovery. Strong career progression opportunities. This fast-growing Drug Discovery scale-up in London, is building a platform to discover revolutionary medicines using machine learning. They have exciting growth plans for the next 18 months and are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Protein Characterisation Scientist to join them on their mission as they combine Machine Learning (ML), robotic automation and synthetic biology to evolve next-generation protein therapeutics.  They are looking for someone who has significant industrial experience in biotherapeutic protein characterisation and are looking for a role where you can have a real impact on how things are done. Your expertise will be put to use to establish high quality characterisation assays, increase our QC capabilities, as well as identify and define capability development requirements for future asset discovery programs. What you’ll be doing: Develop robust high- and low-throughput and assay capabilities to characterise our target and candidate proteins. Work with our automation team to automate and scale protein QC assays, ensuring high quality data generation suitable for machine learning and pre-clinical applications. Integrate protein QC data and your knowledge of sequence-based developability liabilities into our machine learning models, in an iterative design-build-test-learn process. Work closely with our internal Pipeline team to plan and review proposals for future projects, identifying priority areas for capability development within Protein Science. There will be opportunity for technical mentorship of less experienced members of the team - we’re keen to develop our skills and learn from the best! What experience you’ll need to apply: You’re passionate about protein characterisation and keen to remain hands-on in the lab. You’re an expert user of a range of industry-standard protein QC instruments and techniques. We’re particularly keen to hear from you if you have deep experience in SEC-UHPLC, LC-MS, DLS, or other similar biophysical QC techniques. You have a wealth of antibody engineering knowledge to share, with expertise in humanisation, half-life extension, forced stability studies, and other developability considerations. You enjoy shaking things up for the better, with experience of advocating for, implementing, and validating new protein characterisation technologies. You have a track record of successfully training and developing less experienced team members, raising standards across the team. You’re interested in or have previous experience of applying machine learning to tackle protein engineering challenges. Previous experience of upstream/downstream protein production or working with HTP protein production platforms will be highly advantageous, although not required. What you’ll get in return for your experience: Be part of a great culture offering flexible working, 1-on-1 coaching, self-service study budgets, weekly team lunches and innovative drug discovery where your voice will be heard.
  • 20th Aug

    Senior Scientist, Immuno-Oncology

    — Leading Drug Discovery innovation

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive with shares
    Fast growing and extremely innovative scale-up. Utilising unique methods for drug discovery. Strong career progression opportunities. This fast-growing Drug Discovery scale-up in London, is building a platform to discover revolutionary medicines using machine learning. They have exciting growth plans for the next 18 months and are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Immuno-Oncology Scientist to join them on their mission as they combine Machine Learning (ML), robotic automation and synthetic biology to evolve next-generation protein therapeutics.You’ll be a pivotal member of the wet lab team - an expert in flow cytometry, with a strong assay development background. You will have experience in an industrial drug discovery, particularly in the field of immuno-oncology/ T cell engagers.Your role will be varied, with clear communication being critical to your day-to-day interactions with the team. Being able to integrate your workflow with other teams, along with the ability to share findings in an articulate manner, will help you to achieve success within this position.What you’ll be doing: As a senior member of the team in addition to running cell killing and potency assays, you will be responsible for planning, designing and directing complex screening experiments involving multiple methodologies and input from multiple contributors. Develop cell-based assays to characterise novel biotherapeutics derived from thier bespoke antibody scaffold libraries. These assays will be both functional to determine potency and biophysical to look at aspects of developability. You'll integrate protein characterisation assays into the workflows of the various projects. Work closely with the automation engineers you will plan strategy for future automation, constantly thinking of new ways to develop and advance our capabilities. Use your experience to help evaluate targets, design experiments and support project planning. Analyse data and give expert guidance, both to team members and other functions within the company. Your ability to distil complexity into concise communications will be put to use every day. Share your knowledge throughout the company and help to train others. You'll create materials for communication of data to internal and external clients. What experience you’ll need to apply: You’ll have a PhD or relevant industrial experience, with a strong scientific background and extensive practical experience in immuno-oncology/ T cell biology. Experience in flow cytometry, cell-based ELISA, cell viability assays, cell-based screening assays for preclinical drug discovery & functional validation. You are aware of the state of the art in laboratory automation with practical experience of running liquid handling robots. You are always looking to develop new ways of automating and standardising science. You will be a subject matter expert on cell based assays and how they can support drug discovery. You’ll have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with specialists from your own and other fields (e.g. automation engineers, NGS and data scientists). As an experienced mentor, you’ll have a track record of training more junior team members. You'll have a working knowledge of biological drug discovery platforms, with experience of antibody drug developability a distinct advantage. What you’ll get in return for your experience:Be part of a great culture offering flexible working, 1-on-1 coaching, self-service study budgets, weekly team lunches and innovative drug discovery where your voice will be heard.
  • 19th Aug

    Lead Chemist

    — Rapidly growing start-up

    Location:
    Leeds
    Type:
    Salary:
    Up to £50,000
    A great role for a polymerisation specialist. A sustainable focused biotech. Opportunity to be a key player in their success. This is an exciting opportunity to work as a Lead Chemist in a rapidly growing Biotech company that using food waste to develop bioplastics and innovative materials. The role will be based in Leeds.What you’ll be doing?My client is looking for a Chemist with experience in polymerisation preferably biopolymers and PLA production who has a background in Chemistry whether a Masters/PhD. Propose and lead new work proposals to optimise the polymerisation process Development of new polymerisation processes Supervise junior staff members Collect and analyse experimental data from a wide range of sources (analytical, performance data, elemental analyses etc) Collaborate with the Materials Science and the Chemical Engineer departments to scale up the polymerisation processes Identification of new IP Reporting KPIs for junior staff members Maintaining and following a strict Health and Safety guideline Maintaining laboratory consumables and chemical stock What they are looking for? A MSc or PhD in chemistry (material science, synthetic chemistry, polymer science), with practical experience working within a laboratory environment. Good knowledge of polymerisation reactions An understanding and awareness of material characterisation and analytical techniques, e. g. PSD, NMR, FTIR, SEM, XPS, TGA-DSC, HPLC, GPC, IPC-MS. Excellent communication skills More than 2 years work experience in polymerisation desirable What you’ll get in return for your experience:You will be a key player in the success of the company that is looking to rapidly expand over the next couple of years. There is a great salary on offer along with company pension and a great working environment.What's next?For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Zoe Davies
  • 11th Aug

    Proteomic Scientist

    — Join a fast moving, stimulating and commercially led research environment.

    Location:
    Scotland
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive
    Work on an exciting new project with opportunity to develop your experience. Fast-paced, stimulating and commercially led environment. Growing company working with world-leading biochemist. This is an opportunity to join a University of Dundee Spin-Out company specialising in proteomic analysis using mass spectrometry led by Professor Angus Lamond. You will work within the University Labs in a commercial laboratory on an exciting new project to identify novel human tumour-specific antigens.What you'll be doing: Contributing to the design and piloting of the methodology and being responsible for the process applied to human tumour samples to isolate MHC complexes and purify associated immune-peptides for downstream MS analysis. Development of a high-throughput proteomics platform, including setup, method optimisation, implementation of QC workflows and efficient integration with downstream data analysis. Human Tissue Sample Preparation. Technology development for HLA peptidomics including new strategies and methodologies for target identification and characterisation using a diverse set of biochemistry and mass spectrometry techniques. MS-based peptide identification and data visualisation. Data Analytics and Preparation. What experience you will need to apply: Science based degree (Biochemistry or Molecular Biology preferred), ideally PhD. Previous experience working with protein and peptide purification and analysis. Prior experience in purifying MHC complexes and MHC-associated. Team and project management skills with strong communication skills. Data analysis and evaluation experience. What you’ll get in return for your experience:To be part of a growing company that emphasises innovation working in world-leading facilities. Work is varied with a great opportunity to develop both scientific experience in a commercial environment.Competitive Salary with generous annual leave.Location, commutable from Dundee, Perth, Montros & Forfar.Permanent Role, initial 21 months fixed term contract with potential to extend.What’s next?If you’re looking for an exciting and challenging Scientist role speak to Jazz Jones.
  • 4th Aug

    Co-Founder

    — Innovative Microbiome Science

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    c£35k with 50% equity
    A unique opportunity to join an exciting start up as co-founder. Unique Microbiome 16S NGS application. Post-Doc to experienced Scientists considered. This is opportunity to join an exciting venture in London focused on Microbiome optimisation to enhance hydroponic agriculture, vastly improved yield for plant growth. In line with the company formation and growth they are seeking a co-founder (equal 50/50 share split) with experience of Microbiome analysis (human or plant) and 16S sequencing. Post-doc experience or Scientists with a PhD within the Microbiome field are most welcome to apply.What you'll be doing: Play a pivotal role in the analysis of data already being taken from the UK and Netherlands (tomato and lettuce growth with plans to expand to other plants). Lead the company long term as a CSO heading up the scientific research and development. Head up scientific projects including bioinformatic analysis of sequencing data, DNA extraction, library preparation Contribute to the design and delivery of technical strategies and project plans that deliver improvements with time. Present to potential investors during funding rounds. What experience you’ll need to apply? Ideally PhD qualified with post-doc or commercial Scientist experience in Microbiome and 16S sequencing. Good Bioinformatic and profiling experience with ideally metagenomic analysis. Wet lab experience processing samples for microbiome analysis. Able to manage and lead Scientific teams, with excellent interpersonal skills. Any experience of isolating and culturing bacteria/fungi from environmental samples, performing in vitro activity assays would be desirable. What’s next:If you’re looking for a unique challenge with huge potential with an equal share split apply now for a swift response. Initial salary up to c£35k with 50% share of the business and salary increases with funding rounds.        
  • 20th Jul

    Principal Scientist - Antibody Engineering

    — Leading Drug Discovery innovation

    Location:
    London
    Type:
    Salary:
    Very competitive with shares
    Pioneering Drug Discovery innovator.Fast growing scale-up.Inclusive and diverse culture.As a Principal Scientist - Antibody Engineering, you will be responsible for making sure the company designs the best drug candidates. You will be working with a talented team of scientists and engineers in London, to deliver ambitious internal and partnered programmes. You will bring significant experience of protein therapeutic discovery and development with a particular focus on single domain antibodies and multi-specifics. You will also be willing to think about better ways to solve complex protein engineering problems in this space. What you’ll be doing: Lead protein engineering efforts, designing the next generation of single domain and multi-specific drugs. Work hand-in-hand with data and wet lab scientists to design and deliver cutting edge protein engineering solutions. Liaise with partners in business development interactions and provide technical expertise to the design and execution of partner-led projects. Build on the progress already made and to help to shape ML capabilities for protein engineering. Coach and mentor members of the team in cutting edge protein engineering solutions. Advocate a drug discovery mindset in project design and execution, drive and maintain high standards for data generation. Be constantly on the lookout for the next advances in protein engineering and propose projects that will continuously improve our platform.  What skills you’ll will need to apply: Significant experience of therapeutic protein discovery - taking molecules from design to pre-clinical studies. You will have a deep technical background in protein engineering, exemplified by a high-impact publication record and presentations at conferences. Experience of working with single domain antibodies and multivalent therapeutics. In particular knowledge of protein engineering for oncology therapeutics. Experience of leading and developing teams in a matrix environment. Excellent communication skills – able to explain complex ideas to non-experts. A knowledge and understanding of the use of advanced in silico protein design methodology. Experience of lab automation and running experiments at high throughput.  Nice to haves You know how to work effectively within a startup organisation. Experience of using machine learning in protein engineering.  What you’ll get in return for your experience:To be part of a brilliant and purpose driven team, for a company dedicated to have a positive impact on human health, with like-minded people. The company also offers flexible working (3 days per week working from home), self-study budgets, one to one coaching, and they are big on diversity!
  • 9th Jul

    Sales Executive

    — Disruptive AI and ML

    Location:
    London and remote
    Type:
    Salary:
    £80,000 - £120,000 OTE £200k
    Sales Executive Very disruptive AI and ML technology. Highly rewarding accelerators for over performance. Huge growth potential across a range of markets. This is an outstanding opportunity for highly talented enterprise sales executives (all levels to head of sales) to join a fast-growing scale-up with a revolutionary product which allows clients to vastly improve their AI and Machine Learning models with efficiently deployable and scalable optimisation. Although AI and ML sales experience is a plus, proven experience within deep tech or software, with strong achievement in enterprise level sales would also be suitable. Strong performance will be rewarding with excellent OTE (£200k ) and further accelerators for overachievement. You’ll have the backing of a great product that is already making waves across a wide range of household names. The company is based in London, however working remotely is fine, so relocation would not be required. What you’ll be doing: Create a B2B sales strategy to connect with key stakeholders (C-level, Data Scientists, CTO’s), with the ability to win large multi-million accounts as well as quicker wins. Use your excellent software, deep tech, or AI/ML solutions sales experience to translate the benefits to clients and how the product will improve the efficiency of their models, be it within financial markets, life science, or other sectors. Implements strategies to widen the customer audience or reach into newer sectors, whilst seeking opportunities to increase existing accounts. What experience you will need to apply: Proven track record in winning new business and overachieving against revenue targets. You will be a superb hunter used to winning large/enterprise level accounts. Ideally Degree qualified with the ability to understand complex technical solutions quickly and effectively. A great communicator with high standards of sales acumen and training. Ambitious and keen to join a growing scale-up, experience with start-ups or scale-ups with be beneficial but not essential. What you’ll get in return for your experience To be part of a great company and product, lead by some of the greatest minds within AI and ML, who will reward excellent performance generously. Base from £80,000 - £120,000 with OTE at £200k with further accelerators on commission. What's next? For more information or to apply, apply directly to this advert to speak with Roy Bennett.          
  • 6th Jul

    Senior Scientist

    — Genetic Bioscience innovator

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £40,000 - £50,000
    Senior Scientist Highly successful and fast-growing Bioscience innovator. Pioneering techniques within their field. An opportunity to make a significant impact. This is opportunity for a senior scientist to be part of rapidly growing product development, focused on microbiome modulation and bacterial control using highly innovative genome editing techniques. You will enjoy take a lead role in developing product candidates from proof-of-concept studies generated by the companion research team, through pilot scale fermentation to product formulation. It is expected the that you will be fully conversant with molecular biological tools to contribute to the design of candidates, making modifications that enhance stability and product yield whilst retaining full functionality.   What you'll be doing: · Contribute to design of candidates by liaison with the Research team with reference to stability and yield. · Take existing commercial product candidates from the lab bench scale through process development using in-house small pilot scale production systems. · Design and test post-production processing and formulation options that improve product stability. Additionally, provide high-quality data appropriately presented to meet application development, regulatory dossier requirements and customer trials. · Work through CMO’s, CRO’s as needed to further scale-up product candidates. · Improve the product development time horizons by streamlining laboratory processes which will enable application. · Work closely with Research, Analytical and QC teams to help achieve the companies’ goals. What experience you’ll need to apply? · Experience in microbial molecular biology with reference to strain development. · Expertise in fermentation at least to laboratory small scale. · Appropriate academic credentials to at least PhD level. · Evidence of excellent problem-solving capabilities. · Proven application of analytical and reporting skills. · Leadership qualities to manage a small team, manage complex workstreams and excellent interpersonal skills. · Possess a good understanding of CRISPR, genetic transformation and the regulatory environment for biotech products. · Any relevant industrial R&D experience and an understanding of the food value chain Farm to Fork would be desirable. What you’ll get in return for your experience: Help contribute towards truly pioneering techniques, working on the key development of exciting products alongside a brilliant team of scientists. You’ll have the opportunity to also develop your career in a high-quality facility with links to a top 10 UK University. What’s next: Send your CV and we’ll get back to you shortly.  
  • 6th Jul

    Senior Research Scientist

    — Genetic Bioscience innovator

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35,000 - £50,000
    Highly successful and fast-growing Bioscience innovator. Pioneering techniques within their field. An opportunity to make a significant impact. This is opportunity for a senior post-doctoral scientist to be part of a rapidly growing research and development focused on microbiome modulation and bacterial control using highly innovative genome editing techniques.The post holder will report to the Head of Research and R&D Director and will work effectively as part of a small team in Bristol, dedicated to improving existing and new products. It is expected candidates will be highly accomplished molecular biologists with abundant experience in areas such as DNA assembly, molecular cloning and the engineering of bacterial genomes and large plasmids.What you'll be doing: Play a pivotal role in the design, construction, and testing of new candidate products as part of the research team. Quickly generate high-quality and insightful data, information and reports that are effectively communicated to the rest of the team and line/senior management. Contribute to the design and delivery of technical strategies and project plans that deliver improvements with time and resource estimates. Interact with Development, Analytical and QC teams to ensure achievement of the company’s overall requirements. What experience you’ll need to apply? Highly proficient in microbial molecular biology with expertise in either CRISPR-Cas systems and their application in bacteria or knowledge of DNA delivery mechanisms (both would be ideal). PhD qualified ideally with some post-doc experience within a similar subject field. Evidence of excellent problem-solving capabilities and analytical skills. Potential to manage a small team, manage complex workstreams and excellent interpersonal skills. Any plasmid, gene transfer, recombineering, genome evolution, transposon or phage biology would be a bonus. Additionally, understanding of the food value chain Farm to Fork would also be desirable but not essential. What you’ll get in return for your experience:Help contribute towards truly pioneering techniques, working on the key development of exciting products alongside a brilliant team of scientists. You’ll have the opportunity to also develop your career in a high-quality facility with links to a top 10 UK University.What’s next:Send your CV and we’ll get back to you shortly.
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