Salary Excellent salary & benefits
As part of a continued expansion our client a leading pre-clinical research organisation are recruiting into their Histology team and seeking a Senior Scientist.
The Senior Scientist – Histology is a key role, offering the opportunity for you to develop your career as the business continues to grow. You will work with the team and relevant academic contacts, as required, to ensure quality conduct and delivery of client projects.
Responsibilities of the successful applicant will include working within the laboratory, as well as actively interrogating scientific literature to understand relevant technical protocols and advances as necessary for driving forward bespoke client projects.
You will perform complex fluorescent and colourimetric staining assays including multiplex assay development (4-9 plex). |You will contribute to the development of improved methods including antibody validation and optimisation. In addition, you will design and perform RNAscope cell and tissue assays using robotic staining platforms (Leica Bond).
Degree in Science (Biology, Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology or related, post-graduate degree advantageous and demonstrable experience in Histology and Immunohistochemistry. .
Previous experience of Pharma/Biotech drug discovery or contract research desirable.
You have a good standard of written and spoken English and are computer literate, ideally with prior knowledge of working with LIMS.
This will be a challenging but highly rewarding role with the prospect of gaining valuable experience within a highly driven environment.