Assistant Scientist Materials & Sample Management

Location Leiden
Discipline: Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Merel van Os

Contact email:
Job ref: 11975
Published: 29 days ago

Leading Biotech in Leiden is looking for a standout Associate Scientist Material & Sample Management to join the Quality Control Development department responsible for the coordination, execution and reporting of all GMP QC testing related to our products in development.


  • Sample receipt, storage and forwarding according to cGMP
  • Preparation of shipping documentation
  • Maintain up to date lab planning
  • Maintain up to date inventory of materials and samples
  • Process and review incoming Certificates in the appropriate systems (e.g. LIMS)
  • Receipt and record inspection and test results and Review of work performed by colleagues



  • MLO-4 or HLO, affinity with medical products and experience with quality and laboratory systems such as cGMP, SAP and LIMS are strong advantages.
  • Detailed and Careful
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry is required
  • Logistical and Sample Management experience is a pre
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a Quality driven environment, GMP is a strong plus
  • Must have the flexibility to work in a rapidly growing and changing organization
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English. Dutch is considered a strong plus
  • Available for 40 hours/week


  • 1st of April 2021 - flexible


  • 1 year - option to extend after one year depending on performance


If you’re interested in the above description, please apply with your CV and a letter of motivation by clicking on the ‘apply’ button below. For further information, please contact Merel van Os at +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or by email at