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Junior optical drug specialist

Cheshire   •  £22000 - £25000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

Job Title: Junior optical drug specialist
Location: Cheshire
Employment Term: Permanent
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000

SRG are working with an Emerging optical drug developer, who are creating new treatments for retinal diseases. The purpose of this role is to assist the scientific experiments breaking through the developmental challenges that biomolecules present.

The role:

* Provide scientific and technical expertise that help progress the business objectives
* Support the Design, develop and execute laboratory experiments focussed on business scientific goals.
* Maintain accurate and detailed laboratory records and documentation
* Interpret data and provide recommendations for further experimentation
* Contribute to the wider running of the laboratory ensuring the highest standards are maintained


* Masters degree or equivalent experience in life sciences, materials science, chemistry or a related scientific discipline
* Practical laboratory experience in an academic or industrial setting (6 months minimum)
* Hands on experience with bioanalytical/analytical techniques is desirable such as: o Biologics assay development, optimisation and qualification
* Electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE, Western Blot, IEF)
* Chromatography (SEC, RP-HPLC, AEX, HILIC)
* Immunoassays (ELISA, Potency, HCP)
* Knowledge of related scientific disciplines
* Develops scientific objectives where appropriate
* Knowledge of drug delivery and membrane absorption, desirable hands on knowledge of drug delivery to the eye, and the implications deliverables (topical, gum and cheek also desirable)
* Work with Peptides and Gels and protein purification is desired.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to Matthew.garner@srgtalent.com. For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Matt on 0161 868 2205.
SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.
As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit www.srg.co.uk to view our other vacancies

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  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2162713
  • Posted: 16th November 2021
  • Expires: 14th December 2021


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