Contract Senior Research Scientist

We are looking for a driven, organised and proactive Senior Scientist (Development Microbiology) on a 6-12 month contract to join the Pre-Clinical Development team of a company in Saffron Walden. You will develop molecular and microbiology assays for the characterisation of novel gut bacteria, which are used to develop live bacterial therapeutics. The role is anticipated to last between 6 and 12 months.


* PhD in Microbiology or a related discipline / equivalent experience
* The ability to work independently
* Organised with the ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment
? Able to design, execute and document experimental activities to the standards required for regulatory filings
? Good communication skills
? Ability to work flexibly and adapt rapidly to frequent change
? Creative thinking
? Highly organised and proactive in driving work

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[ Cambridge, Hourly rate: £neg. | vacancy reference : 33800 ]

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