Scientist Cellular Assays Immuno-oncology

Location Antwerp, Belgium
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Cherish Becker

Contact email:
Job ref: 10652
Published: about 1 month ago

We are looking for a Scientist Cellular Assays Immuno-oncology.


  • Perform cellular assays according to the Standard Operation Procedures
  • Participate in the development and optimisation of cellular assays
  • Analyse data and write technical and scientific reports
  • Plan and organise your daily, weekly and monthly projects in coordination with the team to ensure delivery on budget and on time
  • Guide, train and support laboratory technicians to ensure quality work is delivered as planned
  • Support the sales and business development team in drafting and reviewing project proposals
  • Plan, coordinate and oversee progress of assigned projects intervening where necessary to stay on track
  • Manage suppliers, partners and subcontractors to ensure their roles are completed as expected
  • Report internally and externally (to client) on project progress and results
  • Respond to client inquiries and identify new project opportunities with returning clients
  • Reinforce and implement quality standards through continuous improvement strategies
  • Participate in conferences and review literature to stay up to date on progress in the field
  • Prepare and deliver technical and scientific presentations (talks, posters and webinars)


  • Master or PhD in Immunology, Biology, Pharmaceutical Science, or equivalent by experience
  • Experience working with primary cells
  • Hands-on expertise with cellular assays and immunological techniques, including flow cytometry. HTRF, Luminex and ELISpot are a plus
  • Strong grasp of assay development, validation and optimisation methods
  • Previous work in direct contact with customers and service providers is a plus
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, biotech or CROs
  • Passionate and self-motivated scientist with ability to adapt to changing conditions
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Studious with attention to detail
  • Commitment to customer satisfaction
  • Comfortable working under pressure and with tight deadlines
  • Focus on quality and continuous improvement
  • Enjoys working in small teams and shaping the evolution of the company
  • Good English (written and spoken) skills


For more information please contact me at:  +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or