Research Assistant- (Discovery II Host Team)

Date Posted: 8/7/2018 Reference: RA-DISC-2 Salary: £28000 Location: Aberdeen Job type: Permanent Sector: Science | Speciality: Biotechnology Contact: Nathan Steels

Based in Aberdeen, my client a pharmaceutical company focussed on developing several biotherapeutics based on the human gut microbiome. They are currently looking for candidates for their research assistant position and are seeking candidates with the following skills;

+ BSc Degree or Higher National Certificate in molecular biology, microbiology, biomedical sciences, or other science-related discipline
+ Experience with cell culture techniques
+ Experience in a variety of basic immunological laboratory techniques, including nucleic acid extraction and qPCR
+ Ability to keep accurate and detailed records of produced results
+ Good organisational and communication skills

The role offers excellent chance to progress with an internationally renowned organisation. Salaries for the position are expected to be in the 25-28k area with additional benefits.