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Ark Talent Group aims to become the leading niche technical talent provider in the Life Science and Process industries. Our principle is simple; delivering on promises to get the right results. We offer a professional, competitive and discreet recruitment service with a bespoke approach and offer a wide range of options from database searches or search and selection for key appointments to retained campaigns for volume recruitment needs We operate across the UK and Europe working closely with employers and candidates placing talented individuals in the right positions. As experienced specialists we pride ourselves on really understanding and listening to your needs, requirements and aspirations because we know how frustrating it can be to find the perfect job or source the perfect candidate.
We are currently working alongside a leading Medical Device Manufacturer to recruit an innovative Graduate Engineer to their South West site. Reporting to the Project Engineer, the Graduate Engineer will be expected to learn and develop moulding skills with a view to becoming a Moulding Project Engineer Responsibilities of the role will include; Learning to prepare accurate project schedules and capital appropriation requests for all projects. Working with Project Engineering to learn to liaise with the quality, regulatory, facilities, production and marketing departments to obtain their input and / or support to ensure projects are successfully initiated and validated within time frame and budget. Learning to plan, design and specify improvements to existing processes to improve productivity, quality, safety and efficiency. Learn to innovate, design and specify new processes to meet manufacturing requirements, manage the selection of Vendors, placement of orders and track building progress through to Factory Acceptance Trials. Become competent in Six Sigma Methodologies (DMAIC) and to be able to carry out Statistical data analysis to effectively scope and manage improvement activities If you are interested and would like some further information apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
We are currently working alongside a leading Medical Device Manufacturer to recruit a Quality Engineer to their South West site. Responsibilities of the role will include; Support operations and engineering departments in cross-functional teams. Develop and issue control plans, quality documentation and visual aids. Provide training and development for SPC on production processes. Support cross-functional activities in the execution of Validations. Provide quality engineering support for internal audits, third party regulatory audits and customer complaints as required. Provide statistical advice for process investigation. Support / lead the development and maintenance of quality systems (SAP / SFOL / QDMS). Ideal candidates will have experience in a Quality role within a high volume medical device or pharmaceutical manufacturing environment. If you are interested and would like some further information apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
My client is a market leader in its field and they are looking to recruit an Analytical Scientist to support the rapidly expanding production team. You will ensure that different chemistry components used in the product are made to production quality standards and you will also be involved in the establishing and control of release criteria. Chemistries (proteins, DNA templates and Polymers) will be delivered from internal and external sources and will be assessed using appropriate QC methods. To be considered for this role it is essential to have following skills/ experience : - Method Development expertise using HPLC for analysis of proteins and / or DNA templates. - Interpreting data from the following techniques: NMR, Viscosity, DLS, MS and water content analysis - Protein Chemistry - Degree qualification in Chemistry or closely related subject - Working with, writing and revision control of SOP's - Large molecule experience This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that will be continually investing over the next few years which will provide a number of opportunities to further your career and advancement. Please apply online or contact Aysha Kazi for further information.
My client is a vibrant young cosmetics company who are seeking an innovative Senior Chemist to join their growing team. Responsibilities: - To lead an organic Development Laboratory - To formulate innovative new skin care, hair care and cosmetic products - To continually improve existing formulations - To supervise Junior Chemists work load Ideal Candidate: - Degree educated in Cosmetic Science or Chemistry (Or equivalent) - Experienced in formulating cosmetic products - Ideally you will have worked with organic products before - You will be industry savvy and constantly keeping up with trends in the market place For more information on this opportunity then please contact me on 07880 437145
We are currently working alongside a leading Chemicals Manufacturer to recruit an experienced Business Analyst to their R&D Facility Responsibilities of the role will include; Providing requirements analysis and business process analysis Providing business impact analysis, business risk management Providing expertise in effective communication with Business stakeholders at all levels Cooperating with Solution Architects in identifying fit for purpose solutions that enable the company to achieve its goals Supporting Project Management in constructing business cases Providing expert advice to test teams regarding test scope and test data Liaising with Business stakeholders to agree user acceptance criteria Ideal candidates will have a good knowledge and understanding of Business Analysis along with experience within a Life Sciences or R&D facility If you are interested in the role and would like some further information apply online or call Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Polymer Chemist to join a successful Manufacturer of adhesives and coatings based in the Midlands area that are looking to strengthen their Development team. The company is offering full training in Polyurethane Chemistry and is a great opportunity to get in the this specific area of Chemistry. Responsibilities: - Developing new and existing products - Working with Adhesives, Coatings and Binding technology. Requirements: - Degree level qualification (or equivalent) in Chemistry/Materials related field - Strongly motivated - Experience of working within an Industrial laboratory - The ability to work on your own with regular project updates - Full clean driving licence
Due to growth within our clients company, they are now looking for a Product Manager for their Flow Cytometry sector in the Oxford Laboratories. Responsibilities: · Responsible for delivery of a product portfolio that supports the companys strategy and goals. · Works with their manager to deliver detail plans, through the business planning process. · Delivers on plans, through organising and management of assigned portfolio/product lines from conceptual stages through product life cycle to optimize profit and meet market, financial and growth objectives. Increases product line sales, identifies product opportunities and improvements, creates effective marketing campaigns and provide sales and product support. · Act as the primary content partner for our clients divisions to maximise revenue opportunities through collaborative product development. · Manage the enhancement of products that are already in the market to extend their lives, increase their capability, margins and features. Effectively manage the products through their life from inception to end of life. · Working with key internal and external stakeholders, audit the existing portfolio. Determine existing or new value, re-evaluate positioning, pricing and sun setting of unprofitable or obsolete products. All with a view to maximising our gross margins and driving revenue growth. · Launch products into the market through all available sales channels, including e-commerce routes. Define and execute go-to-market strategies, considering positioning, price, internal training needs, sales promotions and collateral materials. This will require working closely with stakeholders and departments across the company. · Translate customer needs, market trends, technology developments and competitor capabilities into a cohesive portfolio strategy. · Develop a clear differentiated proposition. Work with Marketing Communications, eBuisness, Production and validation partners to deliver on this proposition. Ideal Candidate: · Degree in Immunology or related subject essential. Ph.D. in Immunology or related subject highly desirable (or Equivalent). · Experience working with product marketing within the cellular analysis, Flow cytometry or immunodetection sectors. · Demonstrable track record of bringing successful products to market. · A self-starter, independent thinker as well as a team player. · Ideally have strategic and tactical marketing experience. · The ability to identify market opportunities, champion these opportunities, and produce business plans for internal review. · A confident communicator with all levels of business, colleagues and customers. · Project management experience and/or qualification is desirable. For more information on this role please contact Dan @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145
Nordic Sales Executive My client is a leading manufacturer of antibodies and are currently looking to recruit a Sales Executive to help develop the Nordic territories. The position is based in their London sales office and the role will involve travelling into the territory approximately 1 week per month. Role: - Meet the Scandinavian Sales target for the Financial Year 2013/14. - Establish an understanding of and gain good knowledge about key customers/accounts in each country by travelling into the territories on a regular basis. - Being proactive when planning visits and arranging client meetings. - Nurturing existing accounts whilst developing new relationships. - Attending trade shows & conferences as and when required. - Telephone communication with customers, qualification of new leads, appointment making, follow-up from campaigns, supporting other departments and as required. Ideal Candidate: - Some previous sales experience is necessary. - You will hold a Life Sciences degree or equivalent. - Ideally you will have experience of working in a lab in an industrial setting. - A proactive attitude. For more information on this role please contact Dan @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145
Protein Biochemist My client is a leading Biotechnology company based in the Oxfordshire area. Due to an exciting time of growth within the company they are now looking to hire a new protein Biochemist. Responsibilities: - Develop methods for scalable production of high quality protein components. - Protein expression & purification using the AKTA system. Ideal Candidate: - Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline. Ideally to PhD or MSc level. - Have a strong background in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry techniques eg. HPLC, FPLC etc. - Experienced in purification & expression of recombinant proteins. - Experience using bioreactors would be advantageous. - Experienced in the purification of DNA handling enzymes or membrane protein. For more information on this position please contact Dan at Ark Talent group on 07880 437145
Fermentation Scientist My client is a leading Biotechnology company based in the Oxfordshire area. Due to an exciting time of growth within the company they are now looking to hire a new Fermentation Scientist. Responsibilities: - You will be responsible for running a set of 1L microbial fermenters for the expression of proteins. - Troubleshooting and up scaling. Ideal Candidate: - You will be educated to degree level in a relevant subject. Ideally to PhD or MSc level. - You will have a significant amount of experience with microbial fermentations, preferably within an industrial setting. - Knowledge of GLP. For more information on this position please contact Dan at Ark Talent group on 07880 437145
Our client is a truly global leader in the chemical industry and are considered as a forerunner in the advancement of manufacturing in its field As part of an ongoing recruitment campaign due to a huge increase in the market-place demand, we are working on sourcing an experienced Mechanical Engineer at their state of the art facility in Yorkshire. This is an excellent opportunity to join our integrated and dynamic Engineering team with significant prospects for career development. You will be responsible for improving asset performance and ensuring HS&E compliance by leading and co-ordinating the reliability improvement programmes. You will be providing functional support to the site, developing and implementing equipment integrity management strategies, and leading site project teams delivering plant improvements, overhauls and shutdowns. You will be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline, with maintenance experience in a process industry as well as knowledge of computerised maintenance management systems. Ideally you will be a Chartered Engineer or be in the process of attaining chartership. In return you can look forward to a very competitive salary, bonuses based upon company and individual performance, a generous flexible benefits package and fantastic opportunities for career development.
We are currently working alongside a global Pharmaceutical manufacturer to recruit a Mechanical Fitter to their North West site. The Mechanical Fitter will carry out repairs within the manufacturing facility in compliance with cGMP, Engineering and Environmental, Health and Safety standards. Responsibilities will include; Carrying out equipment maintenance and repairs in accordance with site maintenance processes procedures Supporting plant throughput targets and ensure equipment availability and reliability Ensuring all activities are carried out in accordance with the company health, Safety and quality systems Complete all appropriate maintenance and engineering documentation. Ideal candidates must be apprentice trained or equivalent, with knowledge of cGMP requirements and experience within the pharmaceutical or fine chemicals industries. If the role is of interest to you and you require further information apply online or call Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
We are currently working alongside a global Chemicals manufacturer to recruit an IS Project Manager to their R&D facility. The Role: Plan, manage, and implement complex local and international R&D IS projects to achieve business objectives and needs by ensuring delivery on time, on specification, within the parameters of the budget. Monitor project progress, address issues, and manage escalations and create required reports. Manage delivery using both internal and external suppliers. Manage stakeholders and collaborate professionally with counterparts in the R&D IS organization. Ensure the company standard Business Change Methodology is properly applied The Candidate: At least 5 years practical experience of successfully managing complex IS projects Experience in leading project teams where team members and business partners may be separated by time, distance, and culture. Experience dealing with challenging and sometimes very senior stakeholders in an inspiring way. Experience working with federally regulated industries. Experience working with R&D in life science organizations is a plus. Excellent MS Project, Office skills. Excellent written and verbal communications skills. If you are interested in the role and would like some further information apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
Cell-Based Assay Development scientist You will be in charge of growing, maintaining and storing cancer cell lines. To develop cell-based assays to determine drug cytotoxicity, potency and other biological effects. Work with the antibody engineers to express proteins in mammalian cells. Have an understanding of preclinical in vivo modelling, antibody/ADC pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, preparing samples for testing in vivo and analysing samples from blood and tissues. Ideal Candidate: Educated to PhD level in Biochemistry or a similar discipline or the equivalent experience. You must have hands on experience working in either an academic or an industrial setting. You must have experience working with immunoassays. The ability to work in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary, collaborative, high-pressure environment is essential. Require robust and accurate experimental report writing, electronic data management, preparation of SOPs, batch reports and internal/external study reports. A track record of publications in peer-reviewed journals is desirable. For more information on this role please contact Dan @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145.
QC Analyst Key Responsibilities: - Stability and release testing of animal health products in compliance with cGMP - Analysis to support key site validation activities in compliance with cGMP - Maintenance of analytical equipment - Maintaining laboratory records to current cGMP requirements - Operating to current Environmental Health & Safety standards Required experience: - Candidates will ideally have a BSc (Or equivalent) in a relevant Chemistry discipline - Be able to demonstrate their industrial and HPLC experience within a pharmaceutical environment. Essential Skills: - Able to work alone with minimal supervision - Recent experience in HPLC and / or GC - Able to demonstrate good written and verbal communication - Able to make most efficient uses of resources and ensure deadlines are met Desirable Skills: - Able to systematically troubleshoot problems and make appropriate decisions - Demonstrated initiative, working towards continuous improvement activities
Antibody Engineering & Production Scientist You will be routinely performing gene cloning and mutagenesis techniques to create protein expression constructs. Understand antibody structure and function and antibody lead optimisation, including, but not limited to, in silico modelling. Expression of recombinant proteins, particularly antibody fragments in both prokaryotic and eukaryotic systems. Purify recombinant proteins using a range of chromatographic tools including HPLC & FPLC. Discovery of antibody fragments using display technologies is desirable. Analyse proteins using HPLC, SEC-MALS, IEF, BIACore-SPR. Ideal Candidate: Educated to PhD level in Biochemistry or a similar discipline or the equivalent experience. You must have hands on experience working in either an academic or an industrial setting. The ability to work in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary, collaborative, high-pressure environment is essential. Require robust and accurate experimental report writing, electronic data management, preparation of SOPs, batch reports and internal/external study reports. A track record of publications in peer-reviewed journals is desirable. For more information on this role please contact Dan @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145.
Bioconjugation Scientist Perform and document antibody-small molecule conjugation studies using a range of linker chemistries. Understand and use excipients to facilitate conjugation and formulation studies. Perform post-conjugation purification using a range of chromatographic tools and analyses using HPLC, SDS-PAGE/Blotting, Immunoassays, UV-Vis spectroscopy. Develop, validate and use analytical methods to study ADCs. Understand and interpret Mass spectrometric and other bio-analytical data. Ideal Candidate: Educated to PhD level in Biochemistry or a similar discipline or the equivalent experience. You must have hands on experience working in either an academic or an industrial setting. The ability to work in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary, collaborative, high-pressure environment is essential. Require robust and accurate experimental report writing, electronic data management, preparation of SOPs, batch reports and internal/external study reports. A track record of publications in peer-reviewed journals is desirable. For more information on this role please contact Dan @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145.
Product Manager Immunology My client is a leading organisation within the Protein manufacturing and distribution markets and a new opportunity has arisen to join their leading organisation. Job Responsibilities: - You will be responsible for the Innate Immunity portfolio of products. - To plan, organise and manage your product lines from concept through to market to maximise profit and meet the market, financial and growth objectives. - Develop a portfolio strategy consisting of customers needs, market trends, technology developments and research into competitors products. - Interface with both the NPD team and the Production team in order to ensure that products are delivered on time, on budget and to the required specifications. - Audit the existing portfolio. - In depth market research and look for potential new opportunities. - Build a network of collaborators across all market segments, become the business partner sales teams and build lasting relationships with suppliers. Ideal Candidate: - Educated to degree level in Immunology or related subject. PhD in Immunology is highly desirable. - Minimum of 5 years product marketing/management experience within the life sciences sector. - A proven track record of producing high quality business plans. - Previous line management experience. For more information on this role please contact Dan Diggle on 0161 300 6415
Development Project Lead My client is a leading global immunology diagnostics company and due to an exciting phase of growth they are looking for a Project Lead to join their growing Development Team. Overall responsibilities: - Design & conduct complex studies. - Project management and supervision of a scientific team. - Carrying out projects in accordance with the companies quality system and adhering to regulatory requirements. - Ensuring that conclusions in reports written reflect the data presented. Ideal Candidate: - You will have a PhD or MSc in a life sciences subject, preferably Biotechnology, Immunology or Biochemistry. - Previous experience of project management. - Background in Immunology and a good understanding of the diagnostic and pharmaceutical industries. - You will be familiar with quality systems such as GMP & ISO. - Experience in immunological assays for example; T cell activation assays, Elisa, PCR and cell based assays. For more info on this role please contact Dan Diggle @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145
Fermentation Scientist My client is a leading Biopharmaceutical company and due to an exciting time of growth within the company they are looking for an experienced Fermentation Scientist to work within Process Development & Production. Job Responsibilities: - As part of a team you will be responsible for process development and technology transfer. - To write manufacturing specifications & batch production records for GMP production. - Data analysis & interpretation. Ideal Candidate: - Ideally you will hold an MSc or PhD in Biochemistry, Biotechnology Engineering or an equivalent qualification. - Experience of working within a GMP environment. - Experienced in the development of fermentation processes for biologics. - Must be flexible, a good communicator and have strong practical skills within your field. For more info on this role please contact Dan Diggle @ Ark Talent on 07880 437145.
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