Senior Scientist

CY Partners
Excellent salary and benefits
14 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
An exciting new position has arisen for a Senior Scientist to work in a global pharmaceuticals company in Central Scotland. The role will require you to conjugate antibodies to cytotoxic drugs, purify antibody drug conjugates and lead a small development team to ensure projects are successfully completed to agreed scopes and timelines. Protein analytical techniques (UV/VIS, HPLC) and protein purification techniques (tangential flow filtration, AKTA chromatography) will routinely be used in the role. Furthermore, you will be planning and performing process robustness and optimisation studies, characterising final antibody drug conjugates to meet international regulatory requirements and interpreting, presenting and reporting data to internal and external customers. You will be involved with the scale up of processes for internal production or technical transfer to GMP facilities, providing technical support and advice in various departments and supporting the introduction of processes into the manufacturing facility. Candidates should ideally be educated to higher degree level or equivalent in a chemistry/biochemistry subject. Proven previous experience in a similar role at a similar level is essential for this position. The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. CY Partners Recruitment Ltd, trading as CY Partners is an Employment Business/Agency. This job was originally posted as