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Senior Associate Scientist Analyst

Reference:JSC00039662 Location: Cork
Qualification:MastersExperience:See description
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed

We’re currently recruiting for an SeniorAssociate Scientist Analystwith an award-winning pharmaceutical organization based in Cork. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.

Your duties:

  • Provision of bioassay technical support for a wide range of bioassay methods and techniques (ELISA, cell based assays, FRET and residual process impurity assays).
  • Provide technical leadership to the bioassay area personnel.
  • Leadership and technical support of analytical method transfer for bioassay methods including qualification and validation of assays.
  • Perform, design and direct bench experiments as required
  • Troubleshooting and investigations.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Technical coaching/training of area personnel.
  • Technical liaison with other teams and departments within the QC department, Manufacturing, external vendors and 3rd level institutions.
  • Remain current with regard to cell biology, bioassay methodologies, technology and equipment.
  • Independently write protocols, reports and input to IMPD/IND regulatory filing documents.
  • Present technical analytical data clearly and concisely to partners and customers.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable cGMP and other business compliance regulations.
  • Participate in risk assessments, inspections, audits, etc. and implement and follow-up corrective/preventative actions as assigned

What you need:

  • A minimum of a Masters or PhD degree in Cell/Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacy or related scientific field is required.
  • Expertise in cell biology/cell culture/cell based and binding biological assays.
  • Familiar with applicable cGMP and other business compliance regulations
  • Analytical Technology Transfer (equipment procurement and qualification, bioassay method qualification/validation)
  • Proficient in Bioassay data reduction, reporting and statistical analysis using Excel, Minitab etc.
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Very strong communication skills (verbal, written & presentation)
  • Project management
  • Demonstration of previous Continuous improvement projects/initiatives
  • Demonstrate capabilities in strategic thinking
  • Customer focus and results and performance driven
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Ability to work well within team structures and provide leadership.

What will set you apart:

  • Knowledge of residual process impurities techniques and assays related to their detection and characterization.
  • Experimental design, including DOE.
  • Practical analytical laboratory experience in a GLP/GMP environment.

If you think you would be a good fit for this role then click Apply or reach out to Jack!

Jack Caffrey
+353 1 507 9279