Protein Purification Manager - West Midlands
Permanent position - Competitive salary and benefits package 

Are you an experienced protein biochemist or have significant experience in protein purification? 

My client is a well-respected multi-national biotech company who produce immunodiagnostic assays and, due to expansion are now looking to recruit a protein purification manager to lead a team of 5 scientists.  You should have a proven track record in protein purification and expert knowledge in the methodologies of protein purification.

The ideal candidate;
You will be PhD educated or equivalent experience and also have extensive additional experience in working with and purifying proteins.
You will have a fundamental understanding of techniques such as IEC, SEC, and affinity chromatography. 
You will have a knowledge of using Mass Spec for protein analysis
You will also have an understanding of the requirement for purification for X-Ray crystallography
You will have a proven track record in developing novel sensitive techniques for protein and antibody analysis. 

The Role
Based in the West Midlands you will lead a team of 5 scientists (and be responsible for recruiting one of these in the near future) therefore excellent leadership skills are a must
You will be working in a GMP facility and should have the appropriate knowledge of the requirements of this.
You will develop and utilise techniques for protein analysis including gel electrophoresis, western blotting, HPLC, and Mass Spec.
You will develop protein production methods from analytical scale to production scale.

This is an exciting position for a suitably qualified scientist looking to expand their career. 
Please call Dr. Oliver Sampson on 0121 2225332 for more information on this role or email