Analytical Scientist

Enesi Pharma is an innovative pharmaceutical company developing needle free solid dose products with the potential to transform performance and delivery of vaccines and make a material impact on global healthcare.  Enesi Pharma is developing a range of novel solid dose vaccines, based on its ImplaVax® technology, against a range of infectious and other select diseases, working with global companies, specialist developers, government agencies and non-governmental organisations.

Enesi Pharma is recruiting an Analytical Scientist.

As a member of the Analytical Team you will be responsible for performing routine analysis to support a variety of technically challenging projects.

In this role you will assist in the development of stable solid vaccine formulations and perform routine analysis to support internal and external projects.  You will optimise existing methods and develop new methods for analysis of novel formulations.  You will lead analytical activities for internal or external projects as required and deliver comprehensive, concise analytical protocols and technical reports.  All activities to be performed in compliance of Enesi Pharma’s quality standards and to agreed timelines.  The products on which you will work are mainly vaccines.

The appropriate candidate will have suitable laboratory experience.  Experience of method development and relevant GMP based experience would be beneficial.

Ideally you will be degree qualified (or equivalent) in a relevant biological science with at least two years’ industrial experience of working in at least three of the following: Gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE and/or agarose gel), Western blot, Protein/DNA concentration assays, HPLC and Cell based assays.  You will have experience of method troubleshooting and optimisation

Enesi Pharma offers a great working environment in a new, purpose built, facility with a competitive benefits package. The facility is based in Oxfordshire with ample parking and excellent transport links.

Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or higher in relevant field
  • Laboratory experience in carrying out experiments to high standards
  • Ability to follow procedures and attention to details
  • Organisation and time management
  • Good communication skills and a team player

For more details about the role please contact: claire.hutley@enesipharma.com