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9th Sep

Director of Laboratory Services

— Senior position in a fast-growing start-up

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


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