Position: Bioassay Study Scientist

Cellomatics Biosciences Ltd has a vacancy for a Bioassay Study Scientist to join our operations at Biocity Nottingham, UK with an immediate start!
The role is initially offered on a 6-month contract with potential to extend. Cellomatics Biosciences Ltd. is a specialised Contract Research Organisation (CRO) providing pre-clinical laboratory services to support the drug development programmes of Biotech and Pharmaceutical companies.

About the Job:

  • Undertake laboratory work as required and be responsible for drafting SOPs, COSHH as relevant
  • Assist in method development, method transfer, method validation and optimization.
  • Assist in problem resolution and ensure that the conduct and reporting of the project complies with the client requirements, including review of data and production of scientific reports.
  • Maintain stock of reagents and consumables required for client projects
  • Continually seek to identify opportunities for and lead improvements in quality, productivity and automation and the introduction of new tests and techniques.
  • Assist the scientific team in securing GLP and ISO accreditation
  • Assist in obtaining new business and in client inspection visits.
  • Develop and maintain training programme modules in own area of expertise to meet client requirements and realise individual potential.
  • Assist in the implementation of new equipment, IT systems and procedures / processes.


  • PhD degree in Bioscience; recent graduate preferred
  • Previous experience in cell culture, western blot and immunoassays. Experience in cell based functional and molecular assays is desirable but not essential.
  • Proven skills and experience in designing and trouble-shooting the technologies used in the section/department.
  • High level understanding of the techniques used in their field of expertise.
  • High level of interpersonal, communication and analytical skills

What we offer:

  • Our benefits package includes a competitive salary; discretionary bonus, 2% employer pension contribution, flexible working options and access to an on-site Cafe. This position is based at our Biocity Nottingham office.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter outlining why you feel you would be suitable for one of these roles to