Vernalis Research operates from our Granta Park laboratories outside Cambridge.

We operate an equal opportunities employment policy. We welcome applications from suitably qualified scientists, researchers and other candidates for the positions listed below.

 Scientist/Senior Scientist - Assay Technology

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced assay scientist to join our successful research team at Granta Park, Cambridge.


As part of the Assay Technology team your role will be to develop and implement biochemical and binding assays using a variety of techniques to support our research programmes. You will participate in project, team and group meetings working closely with and providing reports for other scientists and external collaborators.


This is a full time, permanent, laboratory based position. You must hold at least a BSc in a relevant biological science and have significant experience in developing and optimising biochemical assays.


Experience in either kinase or fluorescence based 384 well assays is essential. A working knowledge of enzymology and an understanding of binding kinetics are also highly desirable.


We offer talented and motivated individuals excellent training opportunities within our creative, multidisciplinary teams, and a benefits package which includes a competitive salary (in line with qualifications and experience) plus pension, private medical cover and life assurance.


All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.


To apply, please send your CV and a covering email specifying, why you are interested in this position, your current salary and expectations, by 21st November 2018 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



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