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Senior CNS Gene Regulation Scientist – Scotland

Senior CNS Scientist- Gene Regulation – Scotland

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior CNS Scientist- Gene Regulation to join an innovative biotechnology company based in Scotland. Over the last 18 months the company have enjoyed a significant period of growth and have recently moved into new state-of-the-art laboratories, so it is an ideal time to be joining the team. Their pioneering technology has the potential to drive the biotechnology industry; particularly in cell & gene therapy forward, and could transform the entire sector.
As the Senior CNS Scientist you will join the team focused on synthetic promoter design. Working on both external and internal R&D projects key

-Scientific and technical leadership on projects in synthetic promoter design for CNS.
-Leading internal and external collaborations.
-Advising the CSO and management team on opportunities in CNS gene therapy.
-Contribution towards strategic development.
-Maintaining relevant documentation and record keeping.
-Ensuring a good level of lab management for control over scientific data, equipment and materials.

Essential skills:

To be considered for this position candidates must be educated to PhD level in a relevant scientific subject. This educational background will be coupled with substantial research experience and publication record in CNS gene regulation. Candidates will demonstrate a strong molecular background and may have covered areas such as signal transduction pathways, promotor design or transcription, within the CNS fields.

Desired skills:
-Experience with a variety of and molecular biology techniques, such as cloning, RT-PCR, transcription profiling, assay development.
-Experience in cell culture techniques (mammalian cell lines and/or primary cells)

Desirable Qualities:
-Good project management, including management of project delivery according to content, -timelines and budget
-Demonstrated leadership through actions and behaviours.
-Confident and clear presentation of data, verbally and through written reports
-Effectively manage own time/workload to meet project deliverables with minimal oversight

In return the company are offering a competitive salary package including a bonus scheme, pension and private medical insurance. To find out more about this superb opportunity please contact myself, Lauren Gripton, of Paramount Recruitment on lgripton@pararecruit.com

Keywords- CNS, central nervous system, molecular, cell therapy, cell therapies, cellular therapy, gene therapy, gene therapies, synthetic, PCR, transcription, cell biology, cellular biology, genomics, sequencing, scientist, epilepsy, neuroscience, neurosciences, alzheimers.

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Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton


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Lauren Gripton


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