R and D - Scientist

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Genetics & Genomics
  3. Belgium
Beerse, Antwerp
Posting date: 01 Feb 2019

ProClinical is pleased to advertise an exciting vacancy for an R&D Scientist in one of the world's leading and most renowned pharmaceutical companies. This top 10 company, known for its contributions to several pharmaceutical industries, is looking for an R&D Scientist to join their Belgium team on a contract position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Designing and executing molecular or cellular laboratory experiments.
  • Interpreting, troubleshooting, and reporting on complex data.
  • Developing high-throughput cellular assays in cell line, primary cells, or induced-pluripotent stem cells.
  • Evaluating new technologies or methods to enhance or complement current research.
  • Maintaining accurate laboratory records and data.
  • Preparing meeting presentations.
  • Keeping up-to-date on literature.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD or MS degree with a minimum of 4 years of laboratory experience.
  • Extensive, hands-on experience in cellular and molecular techniques, including cell culture, western blotting, qRT-PCR, transduction and transfection.
  • An ability to perform proper tissue culture is a must.
  • Experience with CRISPR and RNAi reagents is strongly desired.
  • Experience with induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) technology is a plus.
  • Good organizational skills for planning experiments and documentation. *
  • Demonstrable skill in managing multiple experiments and projects simultaneously. *
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. *
  • Ability to supervise/guide junior research associates and students. *
  • Positive attitude, enthusiastic and motivated.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Luke Saner on +443300524502 or upload your CV on our website - www.proclinical.com.

A full job description is available on request.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.