Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Research & Science
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 02,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation

    Research Associate, Development Materials

    Genmab is focused on the creation and development of innovative and differentiated antibody products, with the aim of improving the lives of cancer patients.

    As Research Associate, Development Materials , within the CMC Science & Technologies department, you will be responsible for providing high quality critical reagents to enable the development of antibody therapeutic candidates. You will purify and characterize antibodies and antigens. The quality of the materials and data are critical to ensure the quality and compliance of assays used in development of antibody candidates. Currently we are in a growing phase with a ‘knock your socks off’ pipeline of new antibody products and the Development Materials team is being newly established within the CMC Science & Technologies department as a result of the growth of our clinical portfolio

    The ideal candidate will be highly motivated by quality, teamwork and results, and will collaborate with connecting teams to ensure that the correct materials are provided with the correct documentation and timelines.


    You purify and analyze antibodies and antigens that are used as critical reagents for development purposes. Other responsibilities you could expect:

    • Work closely with scientists and other research associates in multiple project teams, primarily in late-stage research projects
    • Document and report the results
    • Most of the work is performed according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and therefore requires a high degree of accuracy
    • Contribute to the optimization and innovation of our team


    You are keen and motivated to use your knowledge of-, and experience with protein separation techniques to strengthen our team. Precise and accurate in the execution of experiments and in the documentation of the results. We also need you to have the ability to deal with changing priorities and unexpected work-load. You like to work in a team but you are also capable of working independently. Moreover, you meet the following professional requirements:

    • A completed a HLO/BSc education or equivalent

    • Knowledge of and experience with protein separation techniques like Protein A chromatography and size-exclusion chromatography

    • Interested in late-stage development of antibody products and can perform high-quality research and documentation

    • Ability to work with tight deadlines and are capable of running several projects in parallel and adjust priorities appropriately

    • Motivated by delivering high quality output and are used to working according to a quality system

    Last but not least, you have good relational and communication skills in English (Dutch is an advantage, but not required)

    Please apply via clicking the button, we are very interested in your motivation as well, please accompany your CV with a motivation letter in your application

    Would you like further information before applying? That’s quite understandable. Please send your question(s) to Miranda Barten, Talent Acquisition Manager at

    Genmab will offer the successful application a challenging position, where the right candidate will have the opportunity to work with highly specialised people across functions in an informal, multicultural environment, with an aim to make a difference in the lives of people with cancer.

    At Genmab, we pride ourselves on our unique culture. We are committed to make a positive impact on the lives of cancer patients. We hypothesize and experiment to seek innovative solutions, no matter the employee’s role; we speak up, empower each other, and embrace change and growth; we respect and celebrate our differences while working as one team. Teamwork and respect are central pillars of Genmab’s culture and we therefore ensure an inclusive, open, and supportive professional work environment across our international locations. Genmab employees work with determination, challenge the status quo and cultivate a growth mindset in everything we do.

    We are committed to fostering workplace diversity at all levels of the company and we believe it is essential for our continued success. No applicant shall be discriminated against or treated unfairly because of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability or genetic information.

    Please note that if you are applying for a position in the Netherlands; Genmab’s policy for all permanently budgeted hires in this location is initially to offer a fixed-term employment contract for a year, if the employee performs well and if the business conditions do not change, renewal for an indefinite term may be considered after the fixed-term employment contract.

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