Molecular Bioanalytics Scientist

Posted 3 days ago by SGS UK Limited
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Job Title:Molecular Bioanalytics Scientist

Job Type: Permanent

Hours:35 per week, Monday - Friday

Job Location: Glasgow

Salary: £26,000 - £32,000 per annum

As a Molecular Bioanalytics Scientist you will be responsible for performing laboratory development, validation and testing procedures in accordance with relevant protocols and standard operating procedures.

As a Molecular Bioanalytics Scientist,you’ll receive a salary of between £26,000 - £32,000, depending on experience, plus you’ll benefit from a 10% performance bonus, retail discount scheme, private health cover after 1 years’ service, a contributory pension scheme and life cover.


  • Effectively manage client-sponsored regulatory studies, and in-house studies, in discussion with clients, managers and other staff as appropriate.

  • Ensure that laboratory areas are adequately resourced and that all work is performed in compliance with GLP and/or GMP, and provide clear, regular and appropriate updates to clients.

  • Provide regular updates to Department Managers regarding the status of ongoing projects and studies, including any deviations, non-conformances and out of specifications immediately.

  • Interact with clients and SGS QA and Department Managers with respect to any deviations, investigations and out of specifications, ensuring that root cause and contributory factors are understood and appropriate corrective and preventative actions (CAPAs) are identified where possible, and that CAPAs are completed appropriately.

  • If required, act as Principal Investigator on multi-site studies in compliance with OECD Series on Principles of GLP and Compliance Monitoring, Number 13. The Application of the OECD Principles of GLP to the Organisation and Management of Multi-site Studies.

  • Perform all laboratory work and data analysis and reporting in a timely manner and to a high standard, and in accordance with all relevant procedures, Study Plans and SOPs.

  • Assist in any investigation and/or corrective and preventative actions (CAPAs) processes as required, and provide technical laboratory support in conducting investigations and troubleshooting.


Skills / Experience:

  • Scientific background and laboratory skills relevant to Molecular Biology

  • Good communication skills, verbal and written

  • Ability to work under pressure, to tight timelines

  • Experience of working in a GLP/GMP environment, or equivalent

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline (e.g. BSc Hons in a biological science). Alternative equivalent level of expertise may be appropriate.


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Required skills

  • GLP
  • GMP
  • Laboratory Skills

Reference: 39741929

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