Associate Scientist Kits and Accessories - 12 month Fixed Term Contract
About the role
Abcam, a rapidly expanding bioscience organisation, are looking for a Associate Scientist to join our first-class In-House Manufacturing team for a fixed term 12-month contract. You will support the manufacture and assembly of products across the conjugation and accessories portfolio.
This is a very exciting opportunity for someone to have an immediate and positive impact within the team and ultimately support researchers and scientists across the world to discover more faster!
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Carry out the manufacture and QC of our conjugation and accessories portfolio in line with production schedules with minimal direction and supervision
- Prepare and execute SOPs
- Independently conduct troubleshooting activities and contribute towards process optimisation initiatives with operational excellence in mind.
- Perform analysis according to established protocols
- Develop effective relationships across a variety of different teams within Abcam
- Ensure compliance with Quality policies, SOPs and Health and Safety procedures
- Contribute to the housekeeping tasks within the relevant Lab areas.
Our ideal candidate will be a team player, highly self-motivated, hardworking, have excellent organisational capabilities and deliver results consistently to a high-standard in a fast-paced environment.
You will have a degree or equivalent in biological sciences and several years’ experience of working in laboratory production. Previous supervisory or project management would be an advantage. You should have a flexible approach to work, being able to work autonomously as well as part of a team. The ability to work accurately and to follow both written and verbal instructions whilst maintaining accurate and detailed records together with excellent communication skills are a must.
Our ideal candidate will have an awareness of working to strict timelines and demanding quality standards. Prior experience in either colloidal gold manufacture, antibody conjugation or standard binding assays such as ELISA and Lateral Flow is desirable, although not essential as full training will be provided.
If this sounds like you and you’d like to be a part of a fast paced, growing business with the vision to become the most influential company and best-loved brand in life sciences please apply now!
Pay and Benefits
In addition to competitive salaries, we offer an attractive and flexible benefits package (including our award-winning share scheme, 18 weeks full paid maternity leave and 6 weeks full paid paternity leave), a culture focused on well-being and opportunities for growth and development, and a highly flexible working environment.
What’s more, as a WORK180 Endorsed Employer, we are recognized globally as an organization that’s diverse, inclusive and supports women in the workplace.
Inclusion & Diversity
Abcam is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes all employment decisions without regard to age, national origin, race, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.