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Biosample Operational Specialist

Kent   •  Negotiable  •  Permanent, Full time


Biosample Operational Specialist

12 month contract

Kent (remote and Hybrid options available)

Salary negotiable subject to experience

CPL life sciences are looking for a Biosample Operational Specialist for a 12 month Contract. The successful candidates will be responsible for ensuring strategic operational input into clinical laboratory testing of human biological specimens and the efficient operational deployment of such clinical laboratory testing at the programme level (including biomarkers, central safety testing and clinical bioanalysis for pharmacokinetic assessment).

Job role:

Provide appropriate operational contribution to the inclusion of laboratory testing of human biological specimens into clinical programmes and trials

Planning, coordinating, and overseeing all operational activities required to manage the lifecycle of clinical biosamples (including companion diagnostic samples) - collection, processing, analysis, data delivery process and final sample disposition

Ensure all the laboratory components within planning operational delivery documents are accurate and fit for purpose. Ensuring strategy for the sampling plan is deployed and lessons learnt are communicated to the study level personnel to ensure optimal synergies of activities for study level activities in assigned projects

Collaboration with biomarker and clinical scientists as well as operational teams, diagnostic partners, external CRO & Central Labs, and biomarker vendors to execute the biosample operational strategies on one or multiple studies/projects

Management of the development and oversight of the biosample analysis timelines, budget, risk and quality plans

Oversee delivery of laboratory services and data from external providers at a project level.

Provide rapid, regular and frequent updates of all activities to the clinical study teams.

Education and Experience

Proven experience in clinical development and operational deployment of biological assays obtained in a major pharmaceutical company or large CRO organisation within a project management role is required.

Proven experience in oversight of external partners, laboratory service providers is required.

Biological laboratory experience and biomarker scientific background is desirable.

If this sounds of interest to you or you know anyone on the market please send your CV to mark.bathe@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Reference: JO-2207-496794
  • Posted: 1st August 2022
  • Expires: 29th August 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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