Charnwood Molecular Ltd - Biology Research Scientists

Job Title:
Biology Research Scientists
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Biology Research Scientists

Sponsorship available!

Charnwood Campus, Loughborough

Salary: up to £28k dependent on experience

We are Aurelia Bioscience, a biology-based pre-clinical contract research organisation based at BioCity in Nottingham. We provide cell- and biochemical-based assay development and compound screening in micro-well plates using innovative assay formats and readouts.

We need biology Research Scientists who are looking for a career in a caring and nurturing scientific environment. Sound appealing?

What you’ll do:

You will be working with experienced biologists on client projects with innovative technologies, helping to develop bioassays and screen compounds in micro-well plates within a team of post-doctoral level scientists.

What you’ll be join

We have a vibrant team of intrepid scientists working with clients on numerous projects in cancer, diabetes and inflammation to name three research areas. Our strengths are to merge new approaches and technology expertise with disease area knowledge to bring new insights to client projects. Interested?

We will shortly be moving to a well-equipped new attractive campus near Loughborough, merging with Charnwood Molecular (Chemistry and DMPK CRO) to form an exciting new integrated drug discovery CRO.

What you’ll need:

  • An inquisitive nature, open mind and a desire to learn within a team environment
  • Experience of pharmacology
  • Proficiency in the following techniques cell culture (mammalian), biochemistry, assay development
  • Practical maths skills such as statistics and the preparation of stock solutions at desired concentrations
  • Experience in the use of compounds in bioassays and cell-based assays (Mammalian not bacterial) for drug discovery would be nice to have
  • Experience with 96 or 384 well plate work. In fact any work in well plates is preferable

If you don’t feel you fit this role 100% we would still like to hear from you. Please send your CV to our Careers team at along with your interests and what you would bring to Aurelia and we can discuss suitable job roles with you.

What you’ll get in return:

We have in-house expertise that could benefit your career and a competitive remuneration package including benefits and pension. Imagine fitting in to this environment? Then come and join us.

A Little bit about Aurelia Bioscience:

Aurelia Bioscience is a contract research organization (CRO) doing things differently. Why? Because we care about our employee’s, our clients and most importantly our science. Originating from scientists with a history in blue chip Pharmaceutical companies such as AstraZeneca and Glaxo, we understand the needs of our clients and want to pass this knowledge on to the next generation.

How we recruit:

At Aurelia we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive and flexible workplace where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit.

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