Scientist Clinical Laboratory

Location Leuven, Belgium
Discipline: Pharmaceutical
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Cherish Becker

Contact email:
Job ref: 10759
Published: 12 days ago
Our clinical laboratory activities are growing rapidly, and we are currently looking to add to our scientific team. The Scientist will act as a leader in this respective area and will participate in and direct research and development within the laboratory. S/he will aid in the development and growth of the clinical laboratory department and will oversee the implementation of new technologies and instrument platforms in the lab. The ideal candidate will have strong critical thinking and problem solving abilities. This position will be a full-time, office-based position in Leuven.

  • Monitor laboratory operations in order to verify that accurate, precise, and medically-reliable data are being generated;
  • Interact with corporate leadership, administration, government agencies, accrediting agencies, and potential sponsors/clients to gain information and knowledge required to make appropriate business and/or operational recommendations and decisions;
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical issues;
  • Ability to meet aggressive timelines;
  • Oversee the design, validation and maintenance of analytical methods in clinical trial environments;
  • Oversee the analysis of laboratory testing; and
  • Oversee technical areas (i.e., Clinical Chemistry/Hematology/Coagulation).
  • PhD in Laboratory Medicine, Immunology, Clinical Chemistry, Clinical Pathology or other similar area;
  • Experience in automation of data analysis is considered a plus;
  • Excellent project management and communication skills;
  • Experience in a Central Laboratory setting or with clinical research preferred.
  • Candidates with experience in ELISA, clinical chemistry or genomics are welcome to apply as well.


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