Senior Scientist - Commercialisation of Research

Senior Scientist - Commercialisation of Research
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • London, England, UK London London UK SE1 9RT
Job Ref: J2161927
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 13 September 2021
Senior Scientist - Commercialisation of Research

Senior Scientist - Commercialisation of Research

Location: London Contract: Permanent Pay Rate: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits My client, based in London are looking for a Senior Scientist to support the commercialisation of research from academic groups and early university spin-out companies. The successful candidate will be assisting in the design and execution of development plans from concept to clinic, playing a key role in helping groups secure development funding. You will work closely with industry specialist, preclinical medicines development experts, bioprocessing, patent, regulatory and heath economics advisors to achieve goals.

This is a great role for candidates who wish to shape the translation of cutting edge cell and gene therapy assets through safety testing and into early clinical development. The programs in question will be conducted under the scrutiny of leading private UK investment groups.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with internal and external experts conduct due diligence on the scientific rationale and tractability of potential ATMP assets
  • Production, delivery and review of high quality reports and presentations to fulfil agreed deliverables for assigned projects
  • Preparation of internal briefing and governance documents for review by the leadership team
  • To provide scientific input into the development of medicines development strategies and the arising development plans
  • Work with your network and a multidisciplinary team to deliver the medicines development in line with cost, time and agreed strategy
  • To Stay abreast with developments in the ATMP field and maintain and suitable databases to help guide decision making and build business cases

Key Experience:

  • PhD plus several years' industrial experience or BSc with significant years industrial experience in the life sciences or bioengineering field or equivalent experience/qualifications
  • Understanding of the drug development process from concept to commercialisation is essential
  • Experience in independently preparing and delivering high quality written documents is essential
  • Hands-on experience in the discovery and/or development of ATMP's within an industry setting is required
  • Demonstrable experience conducting primary and secondary research to support due diligence and/or gap analyses is required
  • Effective engagement with stakeholders within academic and industry settings is highly desirable
  • Prior exposure to discovery and/or development of both cell and gene therapies is highly desirable
  • Experience or know-how in translating academic research into investable opportunities is desirable
  • Experience preparing and delivering high quality proposals for funding and/or investment would be advantageous
  • Experience or understanding of working with CMC regulations to manufacture biologics and/or ATMPs would be advantageous.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to forge a career in cutting edge science, within a renowned business in London.

Please apply online or call Umul Ahmed on 0203 0964529.

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Umul Ahmed

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