Lead Scientist (Cell Culture Development)

Location: Slough, Berkshire

Contract: Full Time.

Industry: Pharmaceutical.

Salary: Competitive.


  • Develop and implement new cell culture methods for characterizing and screening cell lines.
  • Provide support for the execution of cell line development work packages to meet deliverables for preclinical and clinical development projects.
  • Good knowledge of molecular cloning techniques and/or DNA sequence analysis.
  • Prepare technical reports and presentations to communicate progress and data.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues.


  • BSc/MSc. in Biology, Cell Biology, Bioengineering, or a related discipline.
  • Prior experience in cell line construction.
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills.
  • Strong technical background.
  • Flexibility to adjust to a fast-paced and goal-oriented environment.
  • Experience in leading projects/ managing contract CRO relationships.

I am looking forward to having a chat with you if you are suitable for this role. For more information on this exciting opportunity please email a copy of your CV in MS WORD format to cv@specialistmedics.com using Lead Scientist (Cell Culture Development) as the Subject.

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Job Location: Berkshire Slough

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