APPLICATION PROCESS ENDS 22 AUGUST 12.00 NOON
Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, Guy’s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London GMP Facility, Guy’s Hospital, London
Grade 6: £28,098 – £33,518 p.a.
We are looking for a Production Scientist to work on the TWO Study, a Phase IIb trial of regulatory T cells in renal transplantation. This is a unique opportunity to become involved in an exciting research project using cell therapy in renal transplant recipients.
You should note that, whilst the post is funded and employed by the University of Oxford, you will be required to work at the Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London GMP facility which is situated at Guy’s Hospital, London.
Your role will be to prioritise and assist in the complete production process of manufacturing of clinical grade cellular therapy products for the TWO Study patients and to act as “champion” for the TWO Study in all aspects. In this key role, you will be responsible for all aspects of the process including, amongst other things, manufacturing of clinical grade cellular therapy products; labelling, documenting and storage of products according to product specification and quality standards; assisting in the appropriate qualification, process validation and regular re-validations required. You will also write SOPs relating to specific GMP facility and manufacturing operations and assist in the development and generation of product specific SOP’s and batch specific documentation. You will be expected to play a major role in generating data for reporting and analysis and for applications to the regulatory authorities.
You will have a degree in biomedical sciences and proven work experience in a laboratory/clean room setting, including techniques such as tissue culture, flow cytometry and cell manipulation/processing for clinical use. Experience in ‘Good Manufacturing Practice’ is essential for this role, as well as the ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a wider team. The ideal candidate will possess excellent IT skills, and will be able to confidently communicate their ideas in both verbal and written form.
This full-time post is available immediately and is fixed-term for 18 months.
Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and as part of the application process you are required to upload your CV and a covering letter. Please quote reference NDSA691 on all correspondence.
Only applications received before 12.00 noon on 22 August 2018 can be considered. Interviews will be held 7 September 2018.
Contact Person : Gemma Horbatowski
Vacancy ID : 133265
Contact Phone : 01865 612299
Closing Date : 22-Aug-2018
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org