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Research Leader, Ion Channel Electrophysiology
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Permanent (Full time)
On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an experienced ion channel electrophysiologist with a passion for drug discovery research and the ability to operate in a fast-moving commercial environment.
Is your CV ready? If so, and you’re confident this is the role for you, make sure to apply asap.
Basic Requirements: PhD with further significant experience in laboratory research.
OR BSc/MSc with much deeper research experience Industrial experience or considerable industrial exposure is essential Excellent experience in conventional or automated patch clamp electrophysiology Demonstrable experience in ion channel biophysics and pharmacology Experience with leading scientific research teams, developing and implementing experimental research plans Excellent attention to detail and ability to record and maintain accurate written records.
Strong interpersonal, presentation, time management, organisational and written/ oral communication skills Ability to work in a cooperative team environment, with a willingness to adopt and championcompany values.
Line Management experience highly desirable Duties and Responsibilities: Working closely with the Senior Management Team to plan, execute and deliver customer research contracts to high quality standards.
Performing hands on electrophysiology experiments for client research programmes.
Provision of technical expertise and mentoring of junior laboratory staff.
Creation of study protocols and accurate documentation of study results.
Presentation of results at team and client meetings and providing recommendations for future strategy.
Monitoring new scientific technologies and developments for potential adoption in client research programmes.
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.