Principal Protein Scientist

Principal Protein Scientist

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Pharmaceutical & Chemical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Private medical insurance

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

Principal Protein Scientist
Up to £50,000 dependant on experience
Based in North Wales

An innovative Biotechnology company are looking to appoint a Principal Protein Scientist to their growing team in North Wales.  The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the Biochemistry / Protein Analysis department and be involved in the recruitment and expansion of the team as the company grows.
  • Duties will include the daily management of the QC team focussing specifically on Protein analysis (large molecules) to include in process and finished products
  • Provide technical expertise in Size Exclusion Chromatography (SEC), Reverse Phase HPLC (RP HPLC) and hydrophobic interaction chromatography (HIC)
  • Implement and validate assays to ensure GMP compliance
  • Performance management of team members
  • Take part in Projects as a representative senior member of the QC team
Qualifications and Experience: 
  • Minimum qualified to BSc level in a Biological or Chemistry related subject
  • Experience in Protein analysis techniques – SEC, RP HPLC, HIC is essential
  • Experience in Capillary Electrophoresis (CE) is highly desirable as is exposure to ELISA and SDS PAGE techniques
  • At least 3 – 5 years experience in a GMP environment with demonstrable leadership skills
For further details including a full job spec and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec on 0151._ 666._ 8925 and johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk

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