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Thursday, September 30, 2010

Account Manager - Construction Chemicals - South East UK - to £40K (£44K OTE)

Do you have a good understanding of the construction chemicals sector? Would you like to work for an international company with a well respected reputation? If yes, we have a new role involving managing existing business and developing new accounts within the construction chemicals sector. Full large company support will be given with initial on-site training. This home based role ( South or Midlands based ) will be involve approx. three days a week on the road targeting new and existing construction chemical accounts.

Previous construction chemicals sales experience would be an advantage but we are also keen to speak with you without sales experience if you have a good understanding of chemicals applied to the construction industry. If you have the knowledge of the industry our client will be flexible regarding your background and qualifications. A degree in Chemistry or equivalent would be expected for this role. A company car or allowance, plus annual bonus, pension and benefits is on offer. Salary range is £30-40K depending on experience. Call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7949

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Product Manager - Coatings Chemicals - South East UK - to £40K (£44K OTE)

The company is an international raw materials supplier to the speciality chemicals and formulated products sector. This role is in the coatings division.

The role is primarily an office based product manager role which will also include some targeted visits to customers and client sites. This role supports the business unit manager implementing the strategic aims of the division. You will liaise with sales people and with suppliers alike - often being the technical or commercial link between the two. You will assist in managing the principal s product lines and so a commercial awareness is needed as this will include pricing, profit analysis and overview of commercial aims. You will guide the sales team and report back on their feedback from the market to help drive the overall business unit forward.

To be considered for this role you will need a technical background in coatings or coatings chemistry, such as working in a formulation lab or technical support dept., and a good commercial aptitude to move into a business focused role. Previous commercial experience would be an advantage. Salary range £30-40K depending on experience. There is a possibility to split the role; to be partly home-based if geography permits. If this sounds like you then please call me to discuss further: Jonathan Pearse 01279 657716 or email on jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7948

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Account Manager - French/Arabic - South East UK - to £35K (£47K OTE)

A rapidly expanding life science company is keen to recruit an Account Manager who speaks fluent French and Arabic to manage existing accounts and develop further business within .

The role will be office based and involve liasing with customers and field based representatives in France and North Africa to develop sales for a range of leading genomic products. The company are known for their ground breaking products and are recognised as a leading brand within their field of expertise. Future career development is outstanding as the company are growing rapidly and see this as a springboard to future roles within their organisation.

The successful candidate will be a science graduate with fluency in French and ideally Arabic. Previous sales experience will be necesary although those in technical support committed to moving into sales should still contact us. To find out more call Scott soon.

Job Ref: 7947

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Technical Support - Molecular Biology - Nordic

Are you a PhD level molecular biologist looking to get into a commercial technical support role? Can you speak several languages? If yes then we have a great opportunity to join one of the premier international life science companies.

This company is at the forefront of life science research products so you will be representing on of the most respected brands on the market.

The role is mainly office based and support is offered to clients via phone and email - occasionally there will be the opportunity to visit client sites. If you feel you can give good advice and support over the phone please call me now to discuss.

You will need a PhD or equivalent in molecular biology, good experience in laboratory techniques, plus fluency in English and a Nordic language : Swedish, Danish, Norwegian or Finnish.

Please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7909

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Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Account Manager-Italian/Spanish - Molecular Biology - South East UK - to £35K (£47K OTE)

A rapidly expanding life science company is keen to recruit an Account Manager who speaks fluent Italian and Spanish to manage existing accounts and develop further business within Southern Europe.

The role will be office based and involve liasing with customers and field based representatives in Italy and Spain to develop sales for a range of leading genomic products. The company are known for their ground breaking products and are recognised as a leading brand within their field of expertise. Future career development is outstanding as the company are growing rapidly and see this as a springboard to future roles within their organisation.

The successful candidate will be a science graduate with fluency in Italian and Spanish. Previous sales experience will be necesary although those in technical support committed to moving into sales should still contact us. To find out more call Scott soon.

Job Ref: 7946

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Technical and Marketing Writer - Molecular Biology Instruments - Holland

A leading international life science organisation with cutting edge molecular biology instruments and consumables is looking for a Technical & Marketing writer to produce compelling literature across the product ranges.

You' ll write exciting short and long copy for websites, microsites, banners and emails as part of an integrated direct marketing team that will drive revenues and leads. Playing an active role in the direct marketing team, you ll create scientific content as well as building interactive tools and responsive mails.

To be considered for this role you will need to be able to write fluently in English and have a knowledge of molecular biology or possess a similar background. It is expected that you will be a native English speaker. This role is based in the Netherlands. Please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7945

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Tuesday, September 28, 2010

CRA II UK - Pharma - to £40K

This expanding biopharmaceutical company is looking to recruit a CRA-II to be based in their offices in Berkshire.

This is an excellent opportunity to take your experience to a small company and really play a part in the clinical development of these novel products for the treatment of haematological and oncology indications!

Based from offices in Berkshire you will work as part of a small clinical operations team taking charge of all site co-ordination activities in the UK for studies in haematology and oncology.

Study co-ordination activities will include protocol review and CRF development, setting budgets/negotiating contracts with sites and managing supplies, liaising throughout with external vendors. You will also have the opportunity to get involved in local project management activities.

This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your site and study co-ordination experience as well as get more involved in local project management!

Who are we looking for? To succeed in this varied and challenging job you need extensive UK site management experience, especially in hospitals, and be able to independently manage sites and vendors.

You will have worked on from start up through to completion. Previous exposure to oncology and haematology indications is highly desirable. In return for your expertise you will benefit from a higher than average salary and car allowance, bonus and stock options in addition to pension, healthcare, life assurance, medical insurance and 26 days holiday.

For more information please call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email Kristina@SeltekConsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7944

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Monday, September 27, 2010

Technical Support Scientist - Molecular Biology - to £32K (£33K OTE)

A rapidly expanding life science company is keen to recruit two Technical Applications Specialists based from their head office near Cambridge.

The roles will primarily involve providing technical assistance to customers by telephone and e-mail, and you will also support field based sales people with technical queries. Beyond technical support you will also provide detailed technical guidance regarding the correct choice of products for specific applications, write and develop technical documentation and conduct in-house and on-site technical training for customers. This is a fabulous opportunity to join a leading company that is growing rapidly. Full support and training will be provided along with numerous potential career opportunities for future development.

The successful candidates will be a molecular biology graduate with research experience or have a higher level qualification with extensive hands-on experience of molecular biology techniques, DNA Sequencing, microarray, QPCR are of high interest. In addition candidates will need to be fluent in English and either Spanish, French or German. Previous customer support experience would be desirable however those looking to move into their first commercial role with excellent communication skills should still contact us.

Job Ref: 7942

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Thursday, September 23, 2010

Account Manager - Molecular Biology - London & Home Counties - to £45K (£80K OTE)

A highly innovative life science company that has expanded very rapidly over the last five years is keen to recruit an Account Manager in the London/Home Counties region to support their growth. The company has a extremely novel platform technology and associated consumables that is at the cutting edge of the genomic and proteomic research arena.

The role will involve developing sales of their technology with academic, biotech and pharmaceutical research departments in the region. You will be supported by an excellent marketing, applications and technical support group. You will be expected to be highly commercially aware and able to develop your technical skill to demonstrate the systems and develop a strong sales pipeline.

The successful candidate will be a graduate or a PhD level scientist in molecular biology or biochemistry with a proven track record of sales success within the life science market. Previous capital equipment sales experience is not essential; however a proven sales ability is! This is a truly exceptional opportunity to join a leading company with tremendous plans for the future. They can offer a dynamic, growth orientated environment with genuine career opportunities and one of the best financial packages in the industry. To discuss this further call Scott Peacock in confidence.

Job Ref: 7940

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Field Applications Scientist - Molecular Biology - East Anglia - to £35K (£38K OTE)

A highly innovative life science company is expanding its field based applications team in the UK and now needs to recruit a Field Applications Specialist to support customers and sales people in Cambridge, East Anglia to Bedfordshire region.

The role will involve conducting presales demonstrations with the sales team, training users on the use of the systems and arranging and hosting seminars and user group meetings. You will be seen as the technical expert within the region and be expected to support key opinion leaders in the genomic research field.

The successful candidate will be a PhD level molecular biologist or have compensating research experience with previous customer based support, applications or sales experience. This is a rapidly expanding company which can provide excellent training and support to allow motivated individuals to develop a long term career within their business.

Job Ref: 7939

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Patient Recruitment Strategist - Global CRO - South UK - to £50K

A leading, global CRO are expanding throughout Europe and are looking to recruit a Patient Recruitment Strategist to put into place specific patient access plans which will be fundamental to secure the multi-country phase II to phase IV studies. You will also be responsible for overall feasibility activities within the Clinical Trial Management, for both internal and client funded feasibility projects.


You will be involved in the generation and delivery of the patient access strategy plan, identify patient sources and flow and collaborate with the local Start-up Managers, Executive Directors, Project Directors/Managers, Medical Strategists and Business Development Teams as required in order to build patient recruitment plans.

You will have direct line management responsibility and also be involved in supervising the compilation of the data into a client-ready report and prepare a recommendation for country selection, site types and numbers and recruitment timelines for inclusion in the proposal.

Who are we looking for? You must be education to degree level in a Life Science discipline or a nursing equivalent. Previous experience of managing a patient recruitment strategy (either in a feasibility, project management or clinical management function) will be essential. Line Management would be beneficial.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a medium sized CRO that places their employees career progression as their number one priority!

Competitive remuneration package is available along with excellent training and development potential. Call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7938

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Clinical Manager UK - South East UK - to £45K

Take charge of the clinical part of projects with responsibility for the leadership of a clinical research associate (CRA) team on an international level! This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced senior clinical research associate (SCRA) to move up into clinical trial management with an expanding, international company offering excellent opportunities for progression! Based from offices in the UK, you will work closely with project managers to deliver large, international phase I-IV studies on time and within budget. With accountability for the delivery of the clinical part of these studies you will lead a team of experienced clinical research associates (CRAs), supporting them with site related activities , in addition to tracking the clinical budget, liaising with clients and contributing to business development activities. Clinical trials at this company will have a focus on oncology, CNS and cardiovascular indications.

Who are we looking for? With a strong scientific background you will be working as an experienced senior clinical research associate (SCRA), either for a clinical research organisation (CRO) or pharmaceutical/biotechnology company. You will be able to demonstrate international experience and the ability to motivate and lead a team of clinical research associates (CRAs). Previous exposure to clinical trial management activities is desirable. A competitive remuneration package is available along with excellent training and development potential. Call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7937

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European Training Specialist - Genomic Research Instruments - South East UK - to £35K (£38K OTE)

A leading manufacturer of genomic research instruments is expanding its European Applications team and is keen to recruit a European training Specialist based from their head office in the South East of the UK.

The company have a dedicated training facility for customers and employees and you will be expected to deliver training courses on a range of genomic instruments. The majority of this training will be completed at their bespoke facility although their will be some travel to customer sites in the UK and Europe. Beyond training you will also be involved in developing training material for new instruments and assessing best practice in regard to training initiatives.

The successful candidate will be a PhD level scientist with strong molecular biology skills and have training experience. This training experience could be from outside of the scientific field although excellent, current molecular biology knowledge is necesary. Excellent communication skills and a creative mind are essential. This is a fabulous opportunity to join a rapidly expanding life science company at the top of their chosen field, contact us soon to discuss this rare position.

Job Ref: 7936

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Principal - BD for Market Intelligence - to £90K (£126K OTE)

This leading market intelligence organisation is looking to recruit a Principal, Business Development to secure, lead and deliver strategic commercial research projects with clients to provide insight and recommendations on brand performance to executive level stakeholders. This is a high level opportunity to join a market leader of market intelligence services and work within EMEA/Global HQ s at a General Manager and Senior Marketing/Business Director level across multiple therapy areas and clients. Your ultimate responsibility will be ensuring the delivery of high levels of client satisfaction.

You will assume full responsibility for managing the client interface and project teams to achieve efficient and effective project delivery. You will work closely with the sales management teams to secure large scale commercial research engagements.

You will seek out and identify new revenue opportunities at existing and potential clients - ensures a continuous flow of business from client engagements. You will be expected to manage a target of over £3million

The role involves taking a lead role in proposal development to ensure actionable, on-target and timely proposals are provided to clients.

A proven track record of personal business development success with demonstrated ability to drive and manage multi-million dollar engagements from signature to delivery. You must be educated to at least a Bachelors Degree level with extensive experience in the pharmaceutical or consulting industry.

You will need exemplary consultancy skills, and able to operate at the highest client levels. In depth and long standing relationships with client companies, especially at a senior level will be an advantage.

A broad knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry, ideally brand marketing experience and an in-depth understanding of pharmaceutical market research techniques will be required. Knowledge and understanding of the marketplace and professional/trade associations key people and companies will also be an advantage.

For more information, please email Kristina on kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7933

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Life Science Sales - South West

This is a great opportunity to join one of the premier life science companies in sales. This highly employee- focused organisation has some of the best known products on the market today and is regarded in the industry as a cutting-edge market leader. This life science reagents and instrumentation range combined with your sales experience in life science could be the winning combination you are looking for! The patch covers the South West of the UK including Cardiff, Bristol, Southampton to Sussex.

A BSc in a life science discipline, and some sales experience is required. In return you will be working for one of the best organisations in the industry with great training and support. Trainees with good business acumen will also be considered. Please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7934

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Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Microbiology Account Manager - South UK - to £35K (£40K OTE)

UK based company supplying a high quality range of microbiological testing consumables, kits and instruments.

The product range consists of top quality, and thus high-priced microbiological agar in contact plates, settle plates and broths for environment monitoring (surface monitoring, passive air sampling and production instrument validation) in Pharmaceutical Production Facilities. These products are manufactured in a brand new state-of-the-art, GMP factory. They have a number of unique selling points to justify the price tag. The company has approximately 30% market share in Germany and significant sales in Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Hungary and other European countries and has the capacity to double or triple its production output.

The parent company also produces a range of products for Active Air Sampling consisting of a hand held instrument and special agar strips for capturing and growing microbiological organisms. These products are used in Pharmaceutical Production and Quality Control, Hospitals (mostly in Pharmacy QC and by Infection Control) and a variety of environmental and food companies. Recent additions to the range include state of the art particle counters and rapid method PCR kits.

We are looking for :

Qualified Microbiologist, minimum level HND (vocational qualification), preferred degree or above.

Sales experience and good sales skills are essential, although not necessarily of culture media. The post also requires long term relationship building.

Preferred location is west of London in the M4 / M40 corridor. The role will be covering the South of the UK.


Please call Jonathan Pearse 01279 657716 or email Jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7932

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Strategic Account Manager - Biopharma Manufacturing - UK / Western Europe

The company : Global custom manufacturing company with a high profile presence and reputation for supplying key materials into the Pharmaceutical and Biopharma industry. Supplying tailor-made manufacturing solutions the product range includes API's, custom intermediates, drug-based small molecules and large biologicals. The company can support pre-clinical development scale through to full commercialisation and is particularly strong in biological production area such as fermentation products, antibody drug conjugation, high potency APIs and cell culture technologies.

The role: This is a high profile and strategically important role. As a Strategic Account Manager you will be responsible for positioning the company as a key supply partner with major Pharmaceutical and Biopharma accounts across Europe. Territories may include Germany, Switzerland, UK, France or Sweden. The value of individual accounts may total multi-million dollar revenues and there is strong potential for growth. This role will involve dealing with and influencing the highest level decision makers within the customer businesses and will require the ability to co-ordinate and direct multi-region teams to deliver the expected service levels. Supported by local sales teams your role will be to access and influence key decision makers to forge long term and financially important business relationships, cementing the clients profile as a key manufacturing partner. 50% domestic and international travel is expected in the role.

The person: You will need to have experience of the European Pharma or Biopharma industry with a track record of influencing the highest level stake-holders.
A working knowledge of the drug development cycle would be required along with a basic understanding of the regulatory and compliance requirements. Experience managing or co-ordinating teams would be an advantage as this will form a key part of the role. Additional languages such as German or French would be an advantage but not essential. Key account management, analytical reporting skills and strong business acumen is essential.

If you are looking to grow your career in Europe in the custom manufacturing industry then this role is for you. Backed by a company with the highest reputation for quality and service you will be promoting the company's cutting edge and niche manufacturing technologies. There is great scope for business growth in this area and if you are an accomplished influencer within the Biopharma industry the career rewards to excellent.

A competitive salary package is on offer and can be discussed relative to your level of experience.

If you would like to discuss how this role would fit your skills please do not hesitate to contact me.

Please call Jonathan Pearse on 0044 (0)1279 657716 or email : Jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7930

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Thursday, September 16, 2010

Field Service Engineer - South East / Midlands - Chemistry Instruments - to £32K (£36K OTE)

A highly regarded manufacturer of chemistry instruments is keen to recruit a Field Service Engineer to support a number of key customers in the South and Midlands area of the UK.

The role will involve installation of analytical instruments, routine maintenance and emergency maintenance visits. You will also be involved in the validation of systems and a level of customer training to ensure safe and correct use of the systems. Some of these systems are large and complex and can take up to five days to install. Most of the work will be with large pharmaceutical companies within the region.

The successful candidate will be HNC or ONC qualifield in electromechanical engineering or chemistry and have a number of years of field based service experience with instrumentation used in the life science field. Those with experience of working with pharma, GLP, GMP, QA type processess will be of particular interest. This is however not essential. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build a good rapport with customers is essential though. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing company which will provide a comprehensive benefits package to include overtime and generous daily allowance. To discuss this role further contact us now!

Job Ref: 7931

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Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Life Science Territory Manager - Germany - Reagents / Kits - €50K (€60K OTE)

The company is an international organisation with a great reputation for supplying high quality reagents, kits and services within the life science arena. Specific niches include PCR, molecular biology reagents, genomic and cloning products. The company has exciting growth plans so there is the potential to advance if you can demonstrate the ability to grow the business. The company is financially stable and not exposed to the risk of acquisition.

This field sales role involves being responsible for North / Central Germany - Hamburg to Hannover area. You will have the freedom and autonomy to manage your own territory without day-to-day micro managing. Your input and suggestions for how to increase business in the area will be acted upon as the management structure welcome those with the ability to identify and respond to potential opportunities. You will cover a wide variety of accounts across the region including academic, clinical, pharmaceutical and biotech sectors.

A competitive package is on offer depending on your skills and experience in the field.

To be qualified for the role you will need a minimum of a masters degree in a relevant life science discipline, ideally with sales experience in a similar role. Trainees may be considered if you can demonstrate the aptitude for sales. The ideal location is to be based from a home office in the territory. If you would like to explore further please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7929

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Monday, September 13, 2010

Territory Manager - Life Science Reagents - Midlands - to £35K (£45K OTE)

The company is an international organisation with a great reputation for supplying high quality reagents, kits and services within the life science arena. Specific niches include PCR, molecular biology reagents, genomic and cloning products. The company has exciting growth plans so there is the potential to advance if you can demonstrate the ability to grow the business. The company is financially stable and not exposed to the risk of acquisition.

The role involves being responsible for sales in the Midlands area to Northern England.. You will have the freedom and autonomy to manage your own territory without day-to-day micro managing. Your input and suggestions for how to increase business in the area will be acted upon as the management structure welcome those with the ability to identify and respond to potential opportunities. You will cover a wide variety of accounts across the region including academic, clinical, pharmaceutical and biotech sectors.

A competitive package is on offer depending on your skills and experience in the field.

To be qualified for the role you will need a minimum of a masters degree in a relevant life science discipline with sales experience in a similar role. Trainees will be considered with a strong academic background - likely to be PhD - who can demonstrate the aptitude for sales. The ideal location is to be based from a home office in the territory. If you would like to explore further please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7928

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CTA - Clinical Trial Administration - Spain

Take your first step into clinical research with an up and coming medium sized global CRO! This CRO is now recruiting for an office based CTA to work from their office in Spain. You will provide support to the project team by assisting in the in-house organisation and management of projects. You will be the central contact for all members of the clinical team for the transmission, collation, tracking and filing of project documents including site visit reports, status reports, CRFs, regulatory documents, expense reports, financial reports and meeting minutes. You will also be responsible for organising travel and logistical arrangements for clients, arranging and attending client and internal teleconferences and creating study documents and project tracking tools. You will be an excellent communicator who has strong planning and organisational skills. Additionally, you will need to be detail-oriented and have the ability to handle multiple tasks in order to meet deadlines in a dynamic environment.
A Scientific degree or RGN will be required, prior experience working as a CTA is preferable but not essential.
You must be able to demonstrate a strong organisational skills!

Please call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7927

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Clinical Manager - Germany - to €58K

Take charge of the clinical part of projects with responsibility for the leadership of a clinical research associate (CRA) team on an international level! This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced senior clinical research associate (SCRA) to move up into clinical trial management with an expanding, international company offering excellent opportunities for progression! Based from offices in Germany, you will work closely with project managers to deliver large, international phase II-IV studies on time and within budget. With accountability for the delivery of the clinical part of these studies you will lead a team of experienced clinical research associates (CRAs), supporting them with site related activities , in addition to tracking the clinical budget, liaising with clients and contributing to business development activities. Clinical trials at this company will have a focus on oncology, CNS and cardiovascular indications.

Who are we looking for? With a strong scientific background you will be working as an experienced senior clinical research associate (SCRA), either for a clinical research organisation (CRO) or pharmaceutical/biotechnology company. You will be able to demonstrate international experience and the ability to motivate and lead a team of clinical research associates (CRAs). Previous exposure to clinical trial management activities is desirable. A competitive remuneration package is available along with excellent training and development potential. Call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7926

Project Manager - Germany - to €85K

This rapidly growing global CRO is urgently looking for a Project Manager or Senior Project Manager to work from their offices in Germany. You will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating the operational aspects of assigned project personnel on ongoing projects. As the primary liaison between the CRO and your clients, you will need to ensure that you have a good understanding of the client s expectations and that their goals of time, cost, and quality performance are met. This role gives you the opportunity to really get stuck in!! Working on multiple projects at any given time you will be responsible for the cross functional management of the project team! Other responsibilities include budgetary control; coordination and drafting of contracts with external providers and investigators; overseeing the regulatory document collection and submission process; coordination of the data cleanup between clinical operations, data management, biostatistics, and medical affairs; training and mentoring of project managers, and much, much more!

You will be educated to degree level and currently be working within the industry. Project management experience is essential!! Knowledge and experience with FDA/ICH/ISO14155 regulations, drug development and clinical monitoring procedures are necessary. You will be confident and possess strong interpersonal, decision making and strong leadership skills. You will need to be flexible to travel. For your efforts you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package! Call Kristina on 01279 657716 and kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7925

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CRA - Germany x2 - to €49K

A Clinical Research Associate (CRA) position has become available in Germany with an up and coming, people focused drug development company! When you work for this company you become part of an expanding, talented team of professionals, committed to quality and passionate about clinical research! This is a core monitoring role with additional site management responsibility for hospital and clinic based sites across Germany. Clinical studies will be phase II-IV focused and in the oncology, cardiovascular and CNS therapy areas. Additional responsibilities will include start up activities such as feasibility, local ethics/regulatory applications and the preparation of essential documents. Excellent training and development opportunities will be available to you including promotion to Senior Clinical Research Associate SCRA, involvement in mentoring/training junior Clinical Research Associate CRAs and gaining experience of site co-ordination on an international level.

Who are we looking for? With fluency in German and English, you will have a scientific background and proven track record of monitoring at site in Germany. You will be able to work as part of a small team as well as independently with minimal supervision. Flexibility to travel is essential in this role. In return for your experience is a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to work with a highly experienced and fun team! Call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7924

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CRA - Italy x2 - to €45K

A Clinical Research Associate (CRA) position has become available in Italy with an up and coming, people focused drug development company! When you work for this company you become part of an expanding, talented team of professionals, committed to quality and passionate about clinical research! This is a core monitoring role with additional site management responsibility for hospital and clinic based sites across Italy. Clinical studies will be phase II-IV focused and in the oncology, cardiovascular and CNS therapy areas. Additional responsibilities will include start up activities such as feasibility, local ethics/regulatory applications and the preparation of essential documents. Excellent training and development opportunities will be available to you including promotion to Senior Clinical Research Associate SCRA, involvement in mentoring/training junior Clinical Research Associate CRAs and gaining experience of site co-ordination on an international level.

Who are we looking for? With fluency in Italian and English, you will have a scientific background and proven track record of monitoring at site in Italy. You will be able to work as part of a small team as well as independently with minimal supervision. Flexibility to travel is essential in this role. In return for your experience is a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to work with a highly experienced and fun team! Call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7923

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Senior CRA - Germany - to €55K

Here is a full scope Senior CRA role with local country level clinical responsibility! Lead a team of experienced CRAs across phase II and III oncology, CNS and cardiovascular projects! When you work for this medium sized, well respected company you work for a company specialising in supporting the development of new drugs in a wide range of therapeutic areas including oncology, CNS and cardiovascular sciences. With an international presence and high profile pharma and biotech clients, the company offers an excellent environment in which to develop your career further as a Senior CRA. In this role you will be responsible for clinical study sites based in Germany from initial start up through to close out across phase II and III projects with an international scope. Within these projects you will be responsible for all site management and core monitoring activities, site specific training, clinical site budgets and management of site level relationships. As a Senior CRA you will also act as local country co-ordinator for all site level activities in Germany, supporting other local CRAs. This company offers excellent training and development to its CRAs, both internally and externally, along with ongoing performance monitoring to help you develop your career, either into clinical management or project management, with the company.

Who are we looking for? You will be an experienced CRA able to demonstrate the ability to manage all aspects of site activity from set up through to close out in Germany. Previous experience in a Lead CRA role is highly desirable. Fluency in both German and English is essential. Experience in the monitoring of oncology, CNS and cardiovascular studies is an advantage. On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive reumeration package, excellent training and development, and the opportunity to become part of an expanding international team! For more information or to register your interest please call Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7922

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CTA - Clinical Trial Administrator - UK - to £24K

Take your first step into clinical research with an up and coming medium sized global CRO! This CRO is now recruiting for an office based CTA to work from their office in the UK. You will provide support to the project team by assisting in the in-house organisation and management of projects. You will be the central contact for all members of the clinical team for the transmission, collation, tracking and filing of project documents including site visit reports, status reports, CRFs, regulatory documents, expense reports, financial reports and meeting minutes. You will also be responsible for organising travel and logistical arrangements for clients, arranging and attending client and internal teleconferences and creating study documents and project tracking tools. You will be an excellent communicator who has strong planning and organisational skills. Additionally, you will need to be detail-oriented and have the ability to handle multiple tasks in order to meet deadlines in a dynamic environment.
A Scientific degree or RGN will be required, prior experience working as a CTA is preferable but not essential.
You must be able to demonstrate a strong organisational skills!

For more information, please contact Kristina on 01279 657716 or email kristina@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7921

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Territory Manager - Life Science Reagents - East Anglia - to £33K (£40K OTE)

The company is an international organisation with a great reputation for supplying high quality reagents, kits and services within the life science arena. Specific niches include PCR, molecular biology reagents, genomic and cloning products. The company has exciting growth plans so there is the potential to advance if you can demonstrate the ability to grow the business. The company is financially stable and not exposed to the risk of acquisition.

The role involves being responsible for sales in North London, the Northern Home Counties and Cambridge. You will have the freedom and autonomy to manage your own territory without day-to-day micro managing. Your input and suggestions for how to increase business in the area will be acted upon as the management structure welcome those with the ability to identify and respond to potential opportunities. You will cover a wide variety of accounts across the region including academic, clinical, pharmaceutical and biotech sectors.

A competitive package is on offer depending on your skills and experience in the field.

To be qualified for the role you will need a minimum of a masters degree in a relevant life science discipline with sales experience in a similar role. Trainees may be considered if you can demonstrate the aptitude for sales. The ideal location is to be based from a home office in the territory. If you would like to explore further please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7897

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Friday, September 10, 2010

Inside Sales - Fluent French or German (Trainee) - East Anglia - to £32K (£40K OTE)

An exciting opportunity to join an innovative company who are market leaders in their field, producing cutting edge instruments in the Nano technology industry. They are now looking to recruit an Inside Sales Specialist who has fluent French or fluent German to cover the UK and European territory. The role will be based in their offices in the Cambridge area, with occassional European visits for conferences and meetings.

You will need to have some knowledge of Atomic Force Microscopy ideally as you will be selling the accessories and products related to these microscopes. However candidates with experience of other types of microscopy will be considered as training will be given.

The ideal candidate will be fluent in French or German with good communication skills, commercial acumen and a strong drive to get into sales. This opportunity is open to trainees who are keen to move into a sales position, who are highly motivated and have a drive to succeed. Sales experience is desirable however full training will be given. There are also plenty of opportunities for future career progression.

If you are interested in finding out more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Talissa Fernando on 01279 657716 or email talissa@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7920

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SrCRA or CRA II - Czech Republic

One of the leading and fastest growing global CROs are looking to recruit a Senior CRA or CRA II to cover Czech Republic. This is an exciting opportunity for you to work for a multinational company that offers the fast progression.

You will be responsible for the monitoring of a broad range of therapy areas in phases I-III. The company is expanding, and is involved in a number of high profile projects. You will be involved in all aspects of site monitoring, such as initiation to close out, ethics submissions on-site audits, determining Principal Investigator integrity and much more.

Who are we looking for? You will have a proven track record of site management and monitoring in the Czech Republic across phases I-III of development. A strong scientific or nursing background is essential for success in this role (equivalent experience will be considered).

Personality goes a long way at this company, so the drive to suceed is important!
To hear more about this exciting opportunity, please apply or call Kristina on 01279 657716

Job Ref: 7919

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Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Field Service Engineer - Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) - East Anglia - to £35K

This is an excellent opportunity to join an innovative dynamic company working in the cutting edge nanotechnology field. A market leader in Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) are now looking to recruit a Field Service Engineer who is willing to travel and cover a large territory.

This role will be 30% based in their offices in Cambridge and up to 70% travel. The successful candidate will travel to customer sites across the UK and Europe with occassional visits to the Middle East. You will be responsible for the installation of the nanotechnology systems, training the customers, providing technical support and follow up visits with customers.

The successful candidate will have at least an MSc in an Engineering discipline or a PhD in Sciences with experience in Atomic Force Microscopy. Good communication skills, with an excellent work attitude, and a flexible team player. French or German Language skills would be an advantage. Field based engineering experience is Desirable.

Full training and support will be provided and the company is growing so there are plenty of opportunities for career progression.

If you have a strong technical background with experience of AFM and would like to hear more about this exciting opportunity then please contact Talissa Fernando on 01279 657716 or email talissa@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7918

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Trainee Sales Executive - Cell Culture - North UK / Scotland - to £25K (£32K OTE)

Good news if you are living in the North of England or Scotland with good practical cell culture experience! This is your chance to move into sales with full training and support from a well respected manufacturer.

This rare role will allow you to translate your cell culture experience into the commercial environment where you will be field based promoting the company's range of cell culture reagents and plastics. You will be responsible for sales across Northern England and Scotland so you will have plenty of accounts to target and grow with excellent potential. You will need to be living in the North of England or Scotland and be able to travel throughout the region, approximately one week per month will be spent away from home on business travel.. You will get full training and support and receive a competitive salary along with a company car plus commission!

A minimum education level of a master s degree is expected with good technical and practical cell culture experience. This is important as the role is technically focused and you will need to have a good practical knowledge of cell culture techniques to perform the role.

If you like talking to fellow scientists and have the qualities for sales then please get in contact. Please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk

Job Ref: 7919

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Monday, September 06, 2010

Applications Specialist - South UK - Molecular Biology - to £32K (£34K OTE)

This is an excellent opportunity for a fluent Spanish speaking Molecular Biologist who is looking to combine their research experience in a more commercial applications role.

The company is highly respected in the Life Science industry developing innovative molecular biology products. The Application Specialist role will primarily be based in their offices in the Thames Valley providing technical support to customers via telephone and email. You will also be involved with training internal staff, sales people and customers. Additionally you will be responsible for running proof of Principle Studies in the Applications lab.

The ideal candidate would have a PhD in Molecular Biology or a BSc/MSc graduate with strong experience running their own molecular biology research. Solid understanding and hands on experience of molecular biology techniques such as Microarrays, genotyping and gene expression is highly desirable. Excellent communication skills and fluent Spanish + English is essential. Previous Application Specialist experience would be an advantage.

If you have an ambitious attitude, strong commercial acumen with a strong molecular biology background and are interested in hearing more about this exciting opportunity please contact Talissa Fernando on 01279 657716 or email talissa@seltekconsultants.co.uk.

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Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Technical Support Scientist - Molecular Biology - South East UK - to £33K (£38K OTE)

A rapidly expanding life science company is keen to recruit a French speaking Technical Applications Specialists based from their head office near Cambridge.

The role will primarily involve providing technical assistance to customers by telephone and e-mail, and you will also support field based sales people with technical queries. Beyond technical support you will also provide detailed technical guidance regarding the correct choice of products for specific applications, write and develop technical documentation and conduct in-house and on-site technical training for customers. This is a fabulous opportunity to join a leading company that is growing rapidly. Full support and training will be provided along with numerous potential career opportunities for future development.

The successful candidates will be a molecular biology graduate with research experience or have a higher level qualification with extensive hands-on experience of molecular biology techniques, DNA Sequencing, microarray, QPCR are of high interest. Previous customer support experience would be desirable however those looking to move into their first commercial role with excellent communication skills should still contact us.

Job Ref: 7915

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