PK/ADA BioAssay Coordinator
Clinical Development – Lund
At BioInvent, we are experts on antibodies and cancer biology and strive for developing first-in-class immuno-modulatory antibodies to treat cancer; treatments that have the potential to considerably improve cancer therapy and the life quality of cancer patients. In our biotech company we are approximately 60 employees and we are covering all parts for drug development, including preclinical research, manufacturing and clinical trials. Together we all create the exciting future of BioInvent and we welcome you to be part of it - as our PK/ADA BioAssay Coordinator.
As a PK/ADA BioAssay Coordinator you will be part of our positive and engaging clinical development team. You will be responsible for planning, coordinating and evaluating the pharmacokinetic (PK) and anti-drug antibody (ADA) sample collection and analysis in a selection of both preclinical toxicity and clinical studies. You are responsible for tech transfer of assays (e.g. PK and ADA assays), both to BioInvent and from BioInvent to Central labs and other collaborators.
In selected programs, you are the 1st point of contact to BioInvent’s Central Lab and other potential collaborators. You work closely with the Clinical Scientist in the immunoassay data-transfer from Central Lab to subsequent pharmacokinetic analysis and you handle the contractual questions with collaborators and take part in audits as needed.
Documentation, information and communication both internally and externally is a great part of your responsibility and you also have to reassure that assignments and tasks are performed in line with the quality manual and relevant SOPs and methods. You should be familiar with Good Laboratory Practice and Good Clinical Practice and also have an interest to overview the technology development within the PK and ADA area to develop, propose and implement strategies to update BioInvent’s technology and competence within the PK and immunogenicity field.
You have an MSc or PhD in Pharmacy, Engineering or related field of analytical chemistry and at least 3 years of experience from research activity within academy and/or pharmaceutical development. You are proficient in written and spoken English.
Preferably you have experience from planning and evaluating sample collection and analysis for clinical studies. Good understanding of analytical and pharmacokinetic questions and ability to contribute with competence and troubleshooting within the area of protein chemistry and analytical science.
Skills and Capabilities
We are looking for a driven, structured, self-motivated and responsible person, who easily collaborates and communicates with others both verbally and in writing. Personal suitability is of great importance and we believe that you are efficient, have a strong commitment and ability to make things happen. You understand the importance of achieving results, keeping deadlines and to secure high quality within your work. You are enthusiastic and enjoy creating results and achieving goals both individually and together with your team.
To summarize, we have several value driving factors in place with great potential for the future. If you match our requirements and would like to contribute to important cancer research as a part of BioInvent and our exciting future, you are welcome to apply for the position!
Please send your application (CV and personal letter) to us . Selection is on-going and interviews will be held continuously which means the positions can be filled before deadline. Please make sure to send in your application as soon as possible, at the latest 2018-11-21. Naturally, all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.
BioInvent has a collective agreement and contact persons for the Unions are:
Fredrik Wiberg, Akademikerföreningen tel: +46 (0)46 28 68 568
Jenny Nilsson, Unionenklubben, tel +46 (0)46 28 62 536