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DMPK Scientist

Berkshire   •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for an DMPK Scientist to join the Biological Formulation Development (BFD) group in a leading drug discovery business, at their state-of-the-art facilities located in Slough on an initial 12 month contract.
The Company:
Our client is in the business of improving the lives of patients around the globe with a particular focus on neurology and immunology-based diseases.

This position will be based on our client?s site in Slough.

£15.79 per hour PAYE.

DMPK Scientist Role:

  • Build a good understanding of drug clearance and its implication in predicting the human pharmacokinetic profile and dose.
  • Work with cryopreserved hepatocytes and or sub-cellular fractions to measure the metabolic clearance of compounds and help support human clearance predictions as part of drug discovery pipeline.
  • Develop an assay to assess involvement of uptake transporters in the clearance of new chemical entities.
  • Basic use of LC-MS/MS instrumentation and Hamilton Star automated liquid handling platform.
  • Adhere to Healthy and Safety guidelines in the labs and on-site and working within the company Human Tissue Act (HTA) guidelines.

Your Background:

  • A graduate scientist (BSc. / MSc.) in a relevant Life Sciences discipline.
  • Experience in general in vitro lab skills ideally with cell culture.
  • Be able to learn new laboratory skills quickly, demonstrate ability to follow protocols but also to design new experiments.
  • Previous industrial experience in the area of drug discovery ideally in a DMPK laboratory.
  • Hands-on experience with LC-MS/MS instrumentation and automated liquid handling platforms.

For more information or to apply for this DMPK Scientist position, please contact Dennis Beltman on 01438 870011 or email pharmacontracts@ckagroup.co.uk, quoting job ref 51532.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Dennis Beltman
  • Phone: 01438 870027
  • Reference: 51532
  • Updated: 27th August 2021
  • Expires: 24th September 2021

CK Group

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