Associate Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Operations
  3. United Kingdom
Sheffield, England
Posting date: 11 Jul 2024

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and innovative individual to join an enthusiastic team at a pioneering biotech company. The focus of this role is to provide operational and scientific support to the research team, contributing to the development of groundbreaking cell therapy treatments. This is an exciting opportunity to grow your career within a company that is committed to improving patients' lives on a global scale.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.


  • Manage and prioritize daily workload to plan and conduct assigned tasks and experiments.
  • Assist in the day-to-day running of the laboratory, including managing consumables, equipment maintenance, and laboratory reagent stocks.
  • Coordinate with suppliers and service providers.
  • Ensure safe disposal of laboratory waste and maintain safety and quality standards.
  • Prepare and update Standard Operating Procedures and provide technical support to the team.
  • Maintain Health and Safety records, conduct risk assessments, and ensure staff compliance.
  • Liaise with staff to perform techniques and protocols, including cell culture, cell preparation for flow cytometry, DNA/RNA isolation, and reagents aliquoting.
  • Contribute to ongoing projects, including oversight of specific areas.
  • Maintain good records of work carried out and provide clear data to other members of the research group.
  • Lead and guide the Laboratory Support team to optimize lab operations.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Excellent organizational skills and meticulous approach to record keeping.
  • Good knowledge of laboratory health and safety.
  • Ability to work independently and as a key member of the team.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks.
  • Willingness to learn and undergo training in new techniques to support lab activities.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Familiarity with experimental and analytical equipment used in a research lab (desirable).
  • Flexibility to work weekends (desirable).

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact at Ruhee Saleh

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