Investigator, Critical Reagents

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in biology, biochemistry, or chemistry.
  • Minimum of three years of industry experience, preferably in Biopharm/vaccine or other large molecule environment.
  • Experience with quality control or cGMP laboratory working environments.
  • Demonstrated experience in maintaining meticulous documentation records.

Preferred qualifications:

  • MSc, PhD or equivalent degree / education background
  • Experience with biopharmaceutical analytical methods (e.g., SDS-PAGE, ELISA, cIEF, SEC, CEX-HPLC, Immunoassay, Bioassay, USP/EP compendial testing).
  • Strong familiarity with FDA/EU/ICH and ROW regulations and guidance.
  • Strong project management skills, attainment of PMP certification
  • Cold Chain distribution, inventory management, and other logistical experience are highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with statistical trending
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to interact with both internal and external parties
  • High detail-orientation, organization and proactivity.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a matrix team environment
  • Technical proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel

Details:

  • Manage the GSK Biopharm Critical Reagents program. This role provides critical support to the release and stability testing of GSK's Biopharm portfolio within R&D.
  • Provide management oversight for reference standards, analytical cell banks, in-house recombinant antigens, host cell proteins and other reagents critical to the release and stability testing of Biopharm assets.
  • Oversee reagent inventory and shelf life management, planning resupply strategies through CROs or cross-departmental collaborations, perform method troubleshooting, and reagent risk management.
  • Work closely with collaborators across various R&D departments as well as GSK commercial manufacturing organizations.
  • Effectively work in a matrix environment.

Application closing date: 1st September 2017

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