Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Principal Scientist – Immunohistochemistry


  • South East
  • £Excellent renumeration
  • Life Science

About this job

Rare and highly rewarding opportunity for an Immunohistochemistry expert to join a world-leading biopharmaceutical organisation!

Your primary responsibilities will include establishing, promoting and leading an exciting new IHC laboratory to support the development of novel biologic drug candidates. In-house you will be the recognised technical expert and have primary responsibility for the development of complex IHC/ histology-based quantitative biomarker assays, measuring analytes in various tissue samples. You will be pivotal in the development and expansion of IHC Biomarker team; liaising with crucial stakeholders, purchasing laboratory equipment, initial training and mentoring of key members of the group.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Extensive experience in Immunohistochemistry techniques – specifically in a clinical environment
  • Experience identifying analytes in multiple tissues
  • An outstanding reputation via a strong scientific pedigree
  • Strong development and validation skills
  • Managerial experience desirable
  • Confident training staff of all levels

This a unique opportunity to apply your technical expertise to develop a new team and service; establishing yourself and our client as industry leaders in an exciting new division!

Keywords: Translational, Bioanalysis, Bioanalytical, Pharmacokinetic, PK, Immunogenicity, Biomarker, Histology, Immunohistochemistry, Microscopy, Staining, IHC, Clinical, Biopharma, Discovery, GCP, GLP, Preclinical, Principal, VRS6628CR

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