Associate Scientist, Receptor Pharmacology – Birmingham UK 

We are looking for an Associate Scientist to join our steadily growing company. You will recently obtained your PhD is pharmacology or another relevant discipline and be keen to start (or have already started) on your career within commercial science. We are a close-knit, friendly team and you will be directly involved in the success of the business. 

Job Purpose 

Assist in the Execution of Individual Projects.  

Key Responsibilities 

  • Ensuring all stock and reagents required are on hand.
  • Undertaking key tasks in specialist assays, seeking guidance from Scientists and Principal Investigator as required.
  • Updating protocols.
  • Analysis of data. 
  • Troubleshooting. 
  • Analysis of data. 
  • Assist in writing of draft reports.
  • Correctly storing data, reagents and samples (including “lab book”) for current and future reference.
  • Following all policies and procedures, giving feedback on their development as appropriate.
  • Operational tasks as directed by operations manager / line manager (e.g. monthly surveys / COSHH updates / receipt of radiochems etc.).
  • Other tasks as might reasonably be required of you and that you can reasonably perform.

Requirements

  • A relevant PhD.
  • Experience with cell culture.
  • Experience with tissue sectioning and histology.
  • Experience with in vitro assays.

If you are interested in a developing your skills and experience within our small and dynamic company, then please send us an email using the link or the address below, attach your CV and confirm your eligibility to work in the UK.  

Please email info@giffbio.com with any questions you might have.