Principal Scientist

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Research, Scientific
North Yorkshire
Salary Description:
Dependent on experience.
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Job Ref:

We are currently looking for a Principal Scientist to join a leading life science company based in the North Yorkshire area. As the Principal Scientist you will oversee the development, validation and implementation of new tests and procedures in the fields of immunology clinical biomarkers, haematology and flow cytometry, ensuring the provision of high quality clinical insights to clients around the world.


Your duties as the Principal Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Develop protocols and oversee laboratory instrument selection, validation and implementation, and advise on the selection of new instrumentation globally for the development and implementation of new tests and procedures for clients.

2. Provide scientific and technical support on the interpretation of lab data as required, and supervise the training of staff in new techniques as necessary.

3. Liaise and advise on methodology, instrumentation and costs for new assays and review/approve validation studies of each test for clinical use.

4. Ensure compliance with GCP and CAP accreditation, including complying with policies on patient/lab information. Additionally, review lab and QC data to ensure accurate results and produced.

5. As the Principal Scientist, you will report to the VP for Clinical Operations and provide test analytical information to clinical trial analysts, business development teams and ACM clients.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Principal Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. PhD in a Biomedical Science discipline.

2. Proven industry experience in clinical laboratory environment, and in laboratory management/supervision.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with working with clients and GLP/GCP.

Key Words: clinical | assay | biomarker | haematology | immunology | flow cytometry | GLP | GCP | biomedical science | principal scientist | senior scientist | supervisory

Contact Details:
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Tel: 0203 910 2980
Contact: Jessica McLachlan

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