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Biokinetics Research Scientist

Berkshire   •  Up to £21 per hour + + extension   •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Job Title: Biokinetics Research Scientist


Location: Bracknell, Berkshire


Contract: 12 months


Pay Rate: Up to £15 an hour (circa £28,000 per annum)



SRG is working with a global-leading agrochemical company based close to Reading who are currently seeking a Biokinetics Research Scientist to assist in the development of various crop protection products.



As a Biokinetics Research Scientist you will support the herbicide biokinetics team on the studies of uptake, movement and stability of the agrochemical molecules in living systems. You will be an important member of an experienced and innovative laboratory, which designs and implements large plant based studies, and analyses/reports data to help develop new products globally.


Responsibilities:

  • To design and perform studies to understand the absorption, distribution and metabolism of small molecules in plants.
  • To document study results, contribute to reports and provide interpretation of biokinetic study data to explain the impact of compound behaviour to research projects.
  • In discussion with line manager contribute scientific advice to research projects and propose appropriate follow up actions
  • Guided by the line manager and in collaboration with other team members, to identify solutions to capability gaps and optimise and implement new assays.

Requirements:

  • Honours degree or equivalent in Chemistry or related subject
  • Further research experience in a relevant professional or academic environment.
  • Preferably experience of analysis of small molecules by LCMS.
  • Ability to work effectively with staff at all levels within the organisation
  • Record of working with and influencing others through your scientific knowledge and experience.

Apply online today. For more information about the role or application submission process please email Irfan Jabar on: Irfan.jabar@srgtalent.com.


You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2158986
  • Updated: 12th November 2021
  • Expires: 10th December 2021

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