Laboratory Manager - BioEscalator

University of Oxford - Medical Sciences Division

The BioEscalator Laboratory Manager will be a key member of the new BioEscalator team, with responsibility for planning, organising and managing all aspects of the laboratory facilities in the BioEscalator. This is an unusual, exciting and varied role, which will evolve as the project progresses. We are looking for someone who has the practical background and skills to make our labs work efficiently and smoothly, is excited by the vision and enjoys helping innovative scientists to be successful. We also need someone who is prepared to get involved in the day-to-day housekeeping of the labs once up and running.

You will need to have extensive experience of working in and running medical research laboratories and an in-depth knowledge of health and safety requirements. You will have excellent communication skills and an understanding of the needs of scientists in medical science start-up companies.

This post is fixed-term for 3 years.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Thursday 9 November 2017 can be considered. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 21 November 2017.

Please note that the University of Oxford's retirement policy has changed. With effect from 1 October 2017, all employees at Grade 8 and above have a retirement age of the 30 September before the 69th birthday. All employees at Grades 1-7 do not have a set retirement age. Further details are available here:

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