Careers at REPROCELL


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Stem Cell Research Assistant

REPROCELL USA is seeking skilled, experienced, and highly motivated candidates for a Stem Cell Research Assistant position in our Stem Cell Services Department. This position is responsible for providing technical assistance to Stem Cell Scientists in the laboratory work for human iPSC services based at the Beltsville (MD) location.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing technical assistance as needed in agreement with Management Team and Stem Cell Scientists on various projects (e.g., primary culture derivation, reprogramming, expansion, quality control, etc.)
  • Maintaining paper and electronic records
  • Maintaining the lab in good working order (e.g., water bath maintenance incubator maintenance, biological safety cabinet maintenance, etc.)
  • Preparing and maintaining stock solutions
  • Assisting with data preparation
  • Keeping technical skills and knowledge up-to-date.

Additionally, the Stem Cell Research Assistant is responsible to communicate in a timely manner with the Stem Cell Scientists and with the Management Team regarding the service projects in which the Stem Cell Research Associate is involved, and the Research Associate is expected to assist in reports elaboration for clients. To this end, the position may require working with multidisciplinary teams. This position requires to maintain up-to-date professional training and lab work safety requirements.

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in biology, bioengineering, or related subject, Master’s degree preferred
  • General cell biology, stem cell biology, and sterile cell culture knowledge and practice preferred but training on-the-job can be provided for the right individual
  • Flexibility and ability to cooperate as a team player
  •  Excellent organizational skills
  • Visual concentration and manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail, both at the bench and in other work assignments
  • Ability to maintain accurate and up-to-date records
  • Ability to follow procedures, and to record and communicate deviations
  • Comfort with basic computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Ability to learn new skills, work under general supervision, and proceed alone on regular tasks

Research Technologist

 
REPROCELL provides specialist non-clinical drug development services to the pharmaceutical industry. We wish to recruit a Technologist to join our Operations division, which carries out research projects using human tissues as a test system to predict the safety and effectiveness of potential new drugs. We also provide stem cell research services to the pharma and biotech industry, using our unique reprogramming technology.
 

The role will be primarily laboratory-based. In addition to a relevant life sciences degree; report writing, data analysis and good communication skills are essential. Further training in Reprocell’s in vitro research, such as organ bath, myography and organoculture techniques and stem cell culture methods will be provided. REPROCELL’s laboratories operate seven days per week; therefore, flexible working is required.

The company is a member of the Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) programme; experience within a GLP lab is advantageous however training will be provided.

This is an opportunity to join a growing company in an exciting and fast-moving area of drug development.

Qualifications Preferred: Minimum BSc. Qualifications in pharmacology, physiology or a related life sciences discipline are preferred.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Life sciences qualification essential - preferably in physiology or pharmacology
  • Experience in lab-based cell culture, pharmacology/physiology techniques such as organ baths (tissue baths/ wire or perfusion myography), Ussing chambers, organoculture, is highly advantageous
  • Experience within a GLP or commercial environment is advantageous

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Financial Administrator

Reprocell Europe Limited is seeking a Finance/Office Administrator for a part-time role at its facility in Glasgow. The Finance Administrator responsibilities include maintaining records for all transactions, preparing monthly and quarterly financial reports and processing reimbursements. If you have a background in finance and knowledge of bookkeeping activities, we’d like to meet you.

The successful candidate will work with the Office/Finance Manager and Senior Management Team to assist with a range of administrative and financial reporting functions. Ultimately, you will help us manage and allocate our resources effectively.

The position offers a competitive salary and company pension and is an excellent opportunity for a stimulating role on a part-time basis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Bookkeeping and financial data entry
  • Preparation of reports/supporting documentation
  • Prepare and manage communications with clients, suppliers and external partners
  • General administrative duties
  • Collaborate with colleagues across departments to ensure records are properly maintained and up-to-date

The successful applicant will preferably have the following attributes:

  • A qualification in a relevant area such as bookkeeping, accounting, finance or business administration
  • Experience in bookkeeping/financial data entry, preferably in SAGE
  • Experience in month-end preparation and audit support work desirable
  • Experience in record-keeping and evidence of good practice in administration
  • Numeracy skills, attention to detail and ability to follow policies and procedures of the business
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrable experience in use of Office software, including Word and Excel
  • A team player with good communication skills, who is able and willing to learn