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Senior Leader - Bioscience

Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 5RD   •  Competitive salary   •  Permanent, Full time

  • Employer: Charnwood Discovery
  • Updated: 3 May 2024

As part of our ongoing growth, we are currently seeking a Senior Leader in our Bioscience team to contribute to the expansion of our services as part of a broader succession planning strategy. This position offers a unique opportunity for an experienced Biosciences professional such as yourself to further develop your skills and advance your career with us.

What you’ll be doing:

As a Senior Leader in our Bioscience department, you'll play a pivotal role in driving scientific excellence and project success. Your responsibilities will include overseeing multiple project teams, influencing strategic objectives aligned with client needs, and nurturing strong client relationships. Additionally, you'll be instrumental in colleague development, contributing to business development efforts, and advancing strategic departmental goals.

  • the Bioscience department in cross-departmental meetings, fostering a culture of innovation and teamwork.
  • diligent oversight of risk management and data quality, ensuring transparency and integrity in client reporting.
  • assess team performance and adherence to company policies.
  • effective communication with clients and internal stakeholders.
  • and coach team members, supporting their professional development.
  • project delivery, efficiently allocate resources, and cultivate enduring client relationships.
  • closely with the Business Development and Marketing team to create web-site content, identify and capitalise on cross-selling opportunities, and support client projects effectively.

What you’ll need:

  • Master’s, PhD, or equivalent in biology or life sciences with a minimum of 10 years' industrial experience.
  • track record in drug discovery projects, with significant experience leading bioscience teams.
  • client-facing skills and demonstrated proficiency in project management.
  • organizational abilities, time management skills, and effective team leadership capabilities.
  • knowledge of drug discovery processes and expertise in a key area of interest.

What you’ll get:

At Charnwood Discovery, we recognise and appreciate the contributions of our employees. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes a salary and benefits. Additionally, we provide ongoing training and development opportunities to help you grow both personally and professionally.

A little about Charnwood Discovery:

Founded in 1998 we have grown and expanded to offer multiple services across chemistry, bioscience and ADME / DMPK and are an established partner of choice for many biotech and pharmaceutical companies.

Our client centric, flexible approach, combined with a commitment to innovation and excellence sees many clients return to us year on year to support their research programs.

Working in collaboration we add value across the drug discovery pipeline, from target validation through to pre-clinical candidates.

Whether you need a standalone or fully integrated solution our multidisciplinary teams provide innovation and excellence at every stage.


Related skills: Cell & Molecular Biology, Life Science, Laboratory

  • Employer: Charnwood Discovery
  • Closes: 31 May 2024

  • Title
    Senior Leader - Bioscience
  • Location
    Loughborough, Leicestershire

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