Job Description

£28000 - £30000/annum

Cell Biologist - Slough

Jade Mosley is recruiting for a Cell Biologist to join a growing department within an internationally renowned biopharmaceutical company. The Cell Biologist will be working at the site in Slough for an initial 6 month contract.As a Cell Biologist you will focus on assay development, optimisation, validation, execution and interpretation of complex cell biology assays in vitro. These assays will be human (or other species if relevant) primary or primary cell systems designed to be relevant to target mechanism and disease and suitable for screening and/or profiling work.The individual will have particular strength in high content cell based assays such as flow cytometry and / or image-based technologies to reflect the increasing demand for these functional read-outs early in the screening cascade. Ideally the individual will also have experience of working with a range of primary or stem cell systems and /or complex culture systems.In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
- A PhD in Cell or Molecular Biology or have experience in a closely related field.
- Previous experience working with a range of cell biology techniques
- Expertise in plate-based pharmacology and direct experience of developing and optimising cell-based assays in a wide range of formats, including high content platforms.Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference NT42167 in all correspondence