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Study Director

Job Title:Study Director
Reference:QUO01655
Location UK ~ Alnwick
Type: Permanent

Grade 4

Company Overview 

Quotient Sciences is a drug development and manufacturing accelerator providing integrated programs and tailored services across the entire development pathway. Cutting through silos across a range of drug development capabilities, we help biotech and pharma customers save precious time and money in getting drugs to patients. As a growing and successful business, we employ more than 1,100 talented individuals globally, located at state-of-the-art development, manufacturing and clinical facilities in the UK and USA.

Science, Agility and Culture are the core components that define Quotient Sciences, enabling us to do what we do in the way that we do it. People join Quotient Sciences because we are a respected member of the drug development community, driven by an unswerving belief that ideas need to become solutions, and molecules need to become cures, fast. Because humanity needs solutions, fast.

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for a Study Director (I) to join the Bioanalytical Services team in Alnwick. This is a permanent position reporting to the Head of Bioanalytical Operations.

Main tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Perform role of Study Director, Principal Investigator or Responsible Scientist for bioanalytical studies.
  • Direct an operational team of Bioanalysts.
  • Write and issue relevant documentation (i.e., protocol/SAO/reports) to clients in a timely manner.
  • Participate in client audits, visits and meetings, advise clients and colleagues on developments in bioanalysis and analytical standards to be applied to various work types.
  • Contribute to policies, procedures & guidance’s that are critical to operation of bioanalysis.
  • Analyse samples from preclinical and clinical studies by ICP-MS, GC-MS and LC-MS.
  • Ensures work is completed in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements, internal policies / procedures, and client requirements where appropriate, reviewing and updating supporting documentation as appropriate.
  • Must work with due regard to health and safety of self and others and work flexibly to meet business needs.

The Candidate

The successful candidate will be educated to BSc or equivalent in a relevant scientific subject with ideally 3 years relevant experience. A high level of personal integrity and commitment is essential to this role, as is a flexible approach to new work challenges.

Other skills and and experience required:

  • A broad knowledge of bioanalysis supporting drug development.
  • Must have the ability to communicate key findings in context of drug development and awareness of current regulatory guidance.
  • Should be able to demonstrate good organisational, interpersonal and communication skills both written and oral.

Company Benefits:

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, excellent training and development, as well as an exciting career within a fast paced and dynamic business.

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Quotient Sciences are advocates for positive change and conscious inclusion.

We strive to create a diverse Quotient family by remaining committed to the development of our culture, equality, mindset, diversity & inclusion in the workplace.

As a global employer, we recognise the value in having an organisation that is a true reflection and representation of our society today. All applicants welcome.