Assistant Scientific Officer

Nemesis Bioscience

Closing Date: 24/07/2022

Assistant Research Officer position at Nemesis Bioscience

Nemesis Bioscience Ltd (www.nemesisbio.com) is a biopharmaceutical company developing pioneering technologies that will inactivate microbial resistance and therefore resurrect antimicrobial therapies, addressing one of the world’s biggest clinical problems by both preventing antibiotic resistant infections and treating already occurring ones. The technology is applicable to all antibiotic classes, all known resistance mechanisms, and all bacteria.

Your new role:

You will play an essential role in the team to be responsible for the testing/screening of activity against various BSL2 pathogenic bacterial isolates following SOPs.

You will provide support to the other scientists on current research projects with the opportunity to carry out your own projects.

You will maintain laboratory stocks and media as well as bacterial/bacteriophage stocks.

You will keep up-to-date records and reports.

What you'll need to succeed:

A first degree in Microbiology or other relevant scientific subject and ideally some industrial experience.

Experience working with BSL2 pathogenic bacteria and knowledge of GLP.

Experience working with bacteriophage.

Organised, capable of completing programmes and tasks carefully and accurately with excellent written and personal communication skills.

Be able to work independently with minimal supervision as well as be part of a team.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, including share options and the opportunity to be a part of a fast-growing, dynamic, and successful team as part of a fast- growing biotech company.

If you're interested in this role, please send a cover letter and an up-to-date copy of your CV to Dr Hannah Patrick at patrick@nemesisbio.com , or call on 01223 804 705.