R&D Project Leader

Vector Recruitment Ltd
Excellent Package
13 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
An exciting new venture by an already firmly established PoC Diagnostics Company. This global company are investing heavily -including the creation of a brand new R&D group in Cambridgeshire. This major investment will enhance their R&D capabilities. The aim - developing new Point of Care ( PoC ) and Microarray diagnostic testing platforms to add to their portfolio securing the company's already acclaimed lead in this sector. The company is looking for two experienced Scientists to join their new group as R&D Project Leader (Senior Scientist) . Each Project Leader (Senior Scientist) will be an established expert and will lead dedicated a R&D team dedicated to generating key research breakthroughs and enhance their growing portfolio of diagnostic testing platforms. This is a rare & exceptional opportunity for an experienced Scientist with a background in Biology / Biochemistry / Immunology etc to build & nurture a team whist guiding and contributing to cutting edge research. All at a very successful and thriving company which places a great deal of emphasis on the personal development of their staff Candidates for the Senior Scientist ( Biochemist / Biologist / Immunologist ) roles will need previous experience leading small teams (on a formal or informal basis) and will need significant experience of developing assay based diagnostics. They will need to show genuine aptitude for leadership in addition to significant technical acumen in the field of assay / platform development and a passion for the field of diagnostic testing. To be considered for the role of R&D Project Leader (Senior Scientist) you need the following: Education: A Degree (PhD / Doctorate / Masters / MSc / MChem / MBio / Mres / MPhil etc) in Biochemistry / Biology / Immunology etc Experience At least 8 years related work experience Significant assay development skills Experience co-ordinating / leading teams. Expert in one of the following : Microarrays ELISA ( enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) Protein / Food Chemistry Job Role - R&D Project Lead (Biochemist / Biologist / Immunologist etc) Vacancy Location - Cambridgeshire Salary - Competitive (discussed on request) To learn more about this fascinating role please contact Alex Hannigan-Train ( , tel (44) 01234 436136 This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66882992