Lab Assistant

Location Leiden
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Ralph Looijen

Contact email:
Job ref: 11731
Published: 21 days ago

One of our leading biotech clients has an opening for a Lab Assistant in Leiden. We are looking for someone with experience in sample logistics processes preferably in bioprocessing.



Process development consists of a USP and a DSP department and is responsible for the development of scalable, pharmaceutical-grade production processes for viral vaccines using mammalian cell lines as a production platform. Novel technologies are used to make sure that the processes are safe, reliable, scalable and cost-effective, so that the vaccines can be produced in large quantities at low costs. The developed production processes are transferred into GMP production facilities for the production of clinical batches and scaled-up for commercial production. All activities are performed in close collaboration with other departments.



Under limited supervision, but as part of a team you will contribute to the sample logistics process:

  • Having an overview of all the samples
  • Work together with the involved departments
  • Request the testing with Sample Request Forms
  • Tracking the results
  • Perform data analyses
  • If applicable, arrange re-tests



  • MLO-4 degree with experience or a BSc.
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent communicational skills
  • Lab-oriented and detailed
  • Easily connect with others
  • Work independentl






12 months



If you are interested in the above description, please apply with your CV and a letter of motivation by clicking on the ‘apply’ button below.

PS: Did you also know that we offer a generous referral scheme, because great people know other great people, right?

For further information, please contact Ralph Looijen at +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or by email at