Manufacturing Scientist - Biologics

Manufacturing Scientist - Biologics

Job Title: Manufacturing Scientist - Biologics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage
Salary: Competitive D.o.E. plus bonus & excellent benefits
Start Date: 2019-04-12
Reference: 16212 JH
Contact Name: James Hume
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2019 16:34

Job Description

**More Positions Available due to Continued Expansion**

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing Biotech who are manufacturing therapies for use in clinical trials as a Manufacturing Scientist.  They are based in Stevenage and have 3 therapies in clinical trials at the with others in the pipeline to reach the clinic soon.  This has led to an increase in volume of production which they are recruiting to meet as well as increase the GMP expertise in the team. 

They are seeking people who have at least 3 years GMP experience in the manufacture of Biologics, or Proteins, or ATMP’s, or Stem Cells or Antibodies, or Vaccines, or Chemotherapy, or TPN, or Cell Therapies or Gene Therapies in a clean room / aseptic environment.  You do not need to have direct experience as you can be cross trained on their systems provided you have experience in one of the required areas.

The Manufacturing Scientists has a clear career progression path which means you will have additional responsibilities beyond the day to day manufacture.  These include mentoring more junior members of staff in their activities to ensure productivity and compliance standards are achieved.  As well as being involved in any investigations with QC or QA following out of spec results or deviations.  Plus supporting the audit readiness programme and working with the Process Development teams in the transfer and optimisation of methods.

The Company:

They are a Biopharmaceutical company who develop and manufacture T-cell therapies to treat haematological cancers and solid tumours. They have existed for 4 years and is very well funded, with a clear strategy and expansion plan for the next 3 years and beyond. They have a pipeline of product candidates in development (for the treatment of haematological malignancies and solid tumours) and is increasing its GMP production capacity. Based in a state-of-the-art facility in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, you will join a team that is doing something genuinely meaningful.