QC Senior scientist

£40000 - £45000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  1. Technical Operations, Quality Control, Microbiologist

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Hobson Prior are looking for a QC Senior Scientist to join a biopharmaceutical organisation on a permanent basis. Our client is focused on evolving treatments that harness the immune system to destroy cancerous cells.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Carrying out QC testing of raw materials, in process controls, and finished product, in line with GMP regulations.
  • You will assist in the preparation and review of documentation including SOPs and risk assessments to ensure the highest levels of controls and traceability.
  • Perform immune monitoring for clinical trials and ensure all activities are undertaken in accordance with GCLP and quality standards.
  • Assist in the design and validation of immune monitoring assays using flow cytometry and ELISpot.
  • Perform maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment including flow cytometers.
  • Coordinate activities with manufacturing to ensure appropriate and timely sampling and testing of raw materials, in-process samples and finished product.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent planning and organisational and time management skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated with strong initiative and drive.
  • Strongly focused on quality and safety.


  • MSC in a Biological Science discipline.
  • You will have 3 years' experience in a scientific laboratory role.
  • Understanding of GCLP guidelines.
  • Experience in assay validation.
  • Experience working in a GLP/GCLP regulated environment.
  • Experience in human cell isolation, and cell and tissue culture.
  • Experience in flow cytometry and ELISpot.

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