Research Associate

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Trial Assistant (CTA), Clinical Research Associate (CRA), Clinical Evaluation
  3. United States
Santa Monica, USA
Posting date: 16 Jul 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Associate with a pharmaceutical company located in Santa Monica, CA. A success candidate with will a bachelor's degree and experience with aseptic techniques, mammalian cell cultures, and PCR and/or ELISA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support sample management for clinical, commercial and process analytical testing.
  • Perform data entry and data reporting for sample inventory and reagent inventory.
  • Perform daily lab activities such as formulating media, culturing cells, passaging cells, calculating quantities of reagents, performing cell counting, receiving and organizing clinical/commercial samples, cryopreserving cells.
  • Document work using GXP.
  • Perform general lab duties.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology or related field required with 2+ years of experience in a lab setting.
  • Experience with aseptic technique as well as primary and mammalian cell culture.
  • Experience with other techniques in molecular biology, such as PCR and ELISA is a plus.
  • Ability to follow laboratory procedures with attention to detail and successfully execute experiments at the bench.
  • Ability to think critically and demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong organizational and record keeping skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is essential, and knowledge in statistical programming language such as R and Python is a plus

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Catherine Nguyen at 215-531-5643.

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

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.