Senior CNS Scientist- Gene Regulation – Scotland
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Molecular Scientist to join an innovative biotechnology company based in Scotland. The companies pioneering technology has the potential to drive the biotechnology industry; particularly in cell & gene therapy forward, and could transform the entire sector.
As the Senior CNS Scientist you will join the team focused on synthetic promoter design. You will work on a broad range of both external and internal R&D projects covering a range of disease areas, key responsibilities will include:
-Scientific and technical leadership on projects in synthetic promoter design for CNS.
-Leading internal and external collaborations.
-Advising the CSO and management team on opportunities in CNS gene therapy.
-Contribution towards strategic development.
-Maintaining relevant documentation and record keeping.
-Ensuring a good level of lab management for control over scientific data, equipment and materials.
To be considered for this position candidates must be educated to PhD level in a relevant scientific subject. This educational background will be coupled with substantial research experience in CNS/neurosciences. Candidates will demonstrate a strong molecular background and will have covered areas such as gene regulation, signal transduction pathways, promotor design or transcription profiling, within the CNS fields.
-Experience with a variety of and molecular biology techniques, such as cloning, RT-PCR, transcription profiling, assay development.
-Experience in cell culture techniques (mammalian cell lines and/or primary cells)
-Understanding of bioinformatics and genomic data
– In-vivo work
– Exposure to the gene therapy industry or AAV vectors
In return the company are offering a competitive salary package including a bonus scheme, pension and private medical insurance. To find out more about this superb opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, of Paramount Recruitment on firstname.lastname@example.org
Keywords- CNS, central nervous system, molecular, cell therapy, cell therapies, cellular therapy, gene therapy, gene therapies, synthetic, PCR, transcription, cell biology, cellular biology, genomics, sequencing, scientist, epilepsy, neuroscience, neurosciences, alzheimer, neurobiology.
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Job Reference: Lg4535_1556875059
Broadcast As: 196
Salary Currency: GBP
Salary per: Annum
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Country: Scotland
Job Specialism: Science R and D
Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton