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Graduate Research Scientist

Location: Oxford
Salary: Competitive
Ref: ALS 2249

On behalf of our client we are looking to recruit a Graduate Research Scientist to work within in a growing biotech company and the take part in exciting and innovative research. The company is committed to making a different in the treatment and detection of neurodegenerative diseases through targeted biomarker and therapy based research. phase.

Basic Requirements

  • BSc degree in a life science subject is essential, preferably with a background in neuroscience
  • Experienced in a range of lab-based techniques and procedures
  • Excellent attention to detail, organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively as an individual and as part of a team

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform screening studies using the Western Blot or ELISA techniques
  • Assist in development of new techniques
  • General laboratory tasks, supporting other members of staff in their work as appropriate or as directed by management
  • Collecting, preparing and/or testing of samples
  • Maintaining, calibrating, cleaning and testing of equipment
  • Liaising with contractors where necessary
  • Prepare study updates and study data for communication to the client and inclusion into reports
  • Cataloguing and maintaining appropriate stocks of all laboratory supplies, ensuring they are managed within budget

Agenda and its clients only recruit people who are passionate about animal care and welfare, people with integrity who are honest and trustworthy and who have a great work ethic.  To enable us to hire the very best people we will conduct a full and comprehensive background and pre-employment screening as an essential part of the recruitment process.