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Senior Scientist - SRG

Posted: 2 February 2018

Closing: 2 March 2018

An exciting opportunity for a Senior Scientist to join a successful biopharmaceutical organisation.

Job Title: Senior Scientist
Vacancy type: Permanent
Area: North West of England.
Salary: Competitive

SRG are working with an expanding biopharmaceutical company who are looking for 2 Senior Scientists to join their Development team.

Competitive Salary on offer, 25 days of Annual Leave + 8 Bank Holiday, Pension & Private Healthcare.

The role:
• The development and subsequent scale-up of purification strategies for a wide range of bio-molecules
• The design, execution, analysis and interpretation of experiments
• The operation of bench and pilot scale centrifugation, chromatography and filtration systems
• Supporting the transfer of processes into GMP across all sites or to external clients.
• Responsibility for the interpretation of data, impact assessment and provision of recommendations for further development or scale up.
• Supporting Commercial activities and working closely with Project Management.

The ideal candidate should be educated to degree level or possess a PhD in Biochemistry, Virology, or other relevant scientific qualification equivalent and should have a demonstrable equivalent experience as follows:

• Essential to have practical experience of protein or biological product purification experience.
• Practical experience of purification development.
• Experience of Downstream development.
• Practical experience of ÄKTA or protein chromatography and viral purification is highly desirable.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Scientist or a Post Doc to be part of an expanding biopharmaceutical organisation.

SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the science, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, renewable, biotech, chemicals and medical devices 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 would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Jude Madathilethu at For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Jude on 0161 868 2212.

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