Group Leader – Lentiviral – Oxford
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Group Leader to join an innovative biotech company based in Oxford. As an organisation they offer advanced services and products to the international gene therapy and biologics market. They are currently enjoying a time of significant growth and they have recently expanded their state-of-the art laboratories, so it’s an ideal time to be joining the team.
As the Group Leader – Lentiviral Vectors you will work on both internal platform development and commercial projects- with a focus on vector engineering and establishing stable viral packaging cell lines.
Key responsibilities will include-
-Extensive interaction with internal and external stakeholders to define project goals and drive projects forward.
-Direct line management of a team of Associate Scientists and Scientists.
-Delivering project summaries and keeping up to date with scientific developments in the field.
– Supporting customer interactions.
– Providing support and training to scientists who are leading projects from the bench.
To be considered for this opportunity you must be educated to a minimum of MSc/PhD level in a relevant scientific subject. This educational background will be coupled with extensive experience of viral vector engineering/production and in particular hands on expertise with lentiviral vectors. You must also show good experience with analytical techniques (flow cytometry and QPCR) and the handling of a range of adherent & suspension mammalian cell lines. Direct line management experience is essential.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic company and to really make a difference in the company’s technical capabilities and technologies for gene therapy. In return they are offering an excellent salary and benefits package. For further information on this fantastic opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, at Paramount Recruitment, on email@example.com.
Keywords- virus, viral, scientist, analytical, cell engineering, vector, vectors, gene therapy, phd, msc, lentiviral, lentiviruses.
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Job Reference: Lg35345_1534344822
Broadcast As: 196
Salary Currency: GBP
Salary per: Annum
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Country: England
Job Industry: Biotech
Job Specialism: Science R and D
Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton