Senior Microbiologist

Date Posted: 5/23/2018 Reference: VAC-1171172 Salary: £33000 Location: Warrington Job type: Permanent Sector: Science | Speciality: Biotechnology Contact: Kieran Whittaker

My client is a fast growing microbiological services company, and is recruiting for a Senior Microbiologist/Virologist to join its rapidly expanding and dynamic team.

The post holder will enable the delivery of microbiological services to current and prospective clients, on time and on budget. As a customer focussed company, our client needs to maintain a high level of professionalism and timeliness and this role will help in delivering on those aims. The post holder will work within a dynamic and enthusiastic microbiological team.

The successful individual will support the laboratory team. They will be involved in the provision of staff training in line with internal SOPs and will support other Senior Microbiologists and Laboratory Microbiologists to deliver projects in line with client requirements. The post holder will check reports written by other staff. The post holder will provide key scientific support to the Laboratory Manager and Microbiologists. The post holder will present data/information/reports at appropriate meetings.

The successful candidate will be involved in research and development programmes that support the service side of the business.
The post holder may be required to produce scientific literature and present data at conferences and client meetings throughout the UK and abroad.

Salaries are expected to be in the 26-33k range.