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Junior Scientist - SRG

Posted: 29 September 2017

Closing: 27 October 2017

An exciting opportunity has risen for a Junior Scientist to join an expanding global biotech company.
Job Title: Junior Scientist
Vacancy type: Permanent
Area: Manchester
Salary: Competitive

SRG are working with an expanding Global Biotech company who as a result of their continued success require a Junior Scientist to join their Permeability and Transporter Team.
Benefits: The opportunity to specialise drug permeability.
Working hours: 37.5 hours
Pension contribution + Medical Cover

The role:
• Support routine commercial in vitro permeability and transporter assays such as Caco-2 and MDR1-MDCK permeability.
• Support later-stage substrate identification and inhibition studies for a range of uptake and efflux transporters.
• Perform cell culture using aseptic techniques.
• Ensure work is performed to an exceptionally high standard, within specified time frames, ensuring safety regulations and QC procedures are strictly adhered to.
• Assist in running and maintaining robotic systems to support high throughput processes.
• Assist in data analysis and data interpretation.
The ideal candidate should be educated to degree level or equivalent and should have a demonstrable equivalent experience as follows:
• Previous of working in a laboratory environment.
• Knowledge of cell permeability and transporter systems.
• Ability work around changing priorities

This is an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate to join an expanding global organisation to develop their professional career.
SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the science, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, renewable, biotech, chemicals and medical devices sectors.
As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It’s this combination that makes us different. We’re committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Jude Madathilethu at For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Jude on 0161 868 2212.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: Pharma, Pharmaceutical, Permeability, Drug Permeability, Drug interactions, Cell Permeability, Mass Spectrometry, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Drug Discovery.