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Senior Neuroscientist - Drug Discovery - Cambridge

Cambridgeshire   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time

Senior Neuroscientist - Drug Discovery - Cambridge

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Neuroscientist with a background in CNS drug discovery to join a leading biotech company based in Cambridge. As an organisation they have grown significantly over the last few years and continue to hold an excellent reputation across the drug discovery and development sector.

As a Senior Neuroscientist you will report directly into the VP of Biology and you will hold a key position in the biology department. Key responsibilities:

-Leading CNS drug discovery projects and playing an influencing role in multidisciplinary teams.
-Providing scientific and technical expertise to neuroscience across all stages on the drug discovery programmes.
-Leading laboratory work from target validation through to the analysis of lead compounds.
-Liaising with external collaborators and ensuring you are influencing across multidisciplinary projects.
Experience required:
-PhD or BSc in a relevant biology or neuroscience field.
-A minimum of 5-8 years' experience in the neurosciences therapeutic are.
-Ideally expertise in neurodegenerative diseases.
-Proven industrial and drug discovery experience within a biotech or pharmaceutical company.
-Strong experience in a range of molecular and cell biology techniques.
-Understanding of in-vivo models and also leading late stage preclinical CNS projects through to the clinic would be regarded.

This is a superb opportunity to join a leading biotech company and in return they are offering a competitive salary and benefits package. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on lgripton@pararecruit.com.

Keywords: neuroscientist, neuroscience, neuroscience, central nervous system, parkinsons, Alzheimers, motor neurone, scientist, senior scientist, biology, drug discovery, drug development, neurodegenerative.

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  • Agency: Paramount Recruitment
  • Reference: lg56546
  • Posted: 11th January 2019
  • Expires: 8th February 2019

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