Do you want to help revolutionize the next generation of antimicrobials to fight deadly pathogens and save lives? Is doing a postdoc in a spinoff and developing skills for industry and biotech part of your career plan?

The company

Adoc Talent Management is recruiting a R&D Scientist in new antimicrobial drugs development for its client, an ambitious Biotech spinoff developing a novel generation of antimicrobials to fight multiple resistant pathogens (by targeting enzymes). The scientific projects led by brilliant and successful scientists are very promising and open many markets. Based on a unique and novel technology stemming from years of research, they aimed at bringing new drugs to fight resistant deadly pathogens for which there is currently no treatment.

Your Role

You will be in charge of several in-house experimental assays, and key element of the drug discovery program.

You will be responsible to:

  • Overview and supervise the biochemical assays
  • Transfer knowledge from the academic lab to the drug discovery platform
  • Interact closely with the other scientists and technicians
  • Interface with different CRO’s
  • Be involved in the experimental design and in charge of the data analysis
  • Report the results through clear presentations

Profile

You have:

  • A PhD degree in Experimental Biochemistry, (micro)Biology or Chemistry
  • Good outcomes in your scientific achievements
  • Strong knowledge in protein biochemistry (including recombinant protein production and purification and basic molecular biology)
  • Excellent management and communication skills
  • A very good knowledge of English (French is a plus)
  • Proven ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary teams and excellent interpersonal and communication skills

You are a(n):

  • Energetic and ambitious person
  • Self-disciplined and responsible
  • Eager to learn
  • Positive person with a strong work ethic and a strong team spirit and self-motivation
  • Flexible, agile & resilient
  • Communicative, open-minded

The position will be located in Belgium (Brussels & Mont-saint-Guibert).

If the challenge calls for you and you want to contribute to this great success by going to the jungle to find the treasure, this could be the job for you!

If you feel you are a good fit for the role and the company, please send your application (CV, list of publications & scientific achievements and cover letter) to Adoc Talent Management.