Analytical Project Manager Clinical Immunology (Yacht Life Sciences)
Janssen Vaccines & Prevention, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, is dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. Their teams focus on the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of vaccines to protect people worldwide from infectious diseases.
In their organization, entrepreneurial people are working in a dynamic culture in which innovation and a 'can do' state of mind are the central points. They are continuously looking for enthusiastic, talented people who have the ambition to develop themselves and can be of value to Janssen. The offices of Janssen Vaccines & Prevention are located in Leiden.
Yacht Life Sciences has a vacancy for an Analytical Project Manager Clinical Immunology.
The Clinical Immunology department is responsible for the immunological evaluation of vaccine candidates in clinical trials. Hereto, the department executes the immunological strategy supporting the clinical development, and ensures the development, and validation of the required immunological assays, as well as the clinical sample analysis. Typical assays to determine the immunogenicity of vaccines are the antibody ELISA, T cell ELISpot, Intracellular Cytokine Staining, and virus neutralization assays.
The Analytical Project Manager (Outsourced Coordinator) responsibility is to assist in the timely and correct sample analysis of clinical samples, either in-house or outsourced to CRO’s or partners. For outsourcing, the Analytical Project Manager is responsible for monitoring the sample analysis in outsourced activities. For in house activities, the Analytical Project Manager is responsible for coordination of the clinical sample analysis. The required activities must be executed, documented, and reported according to Good Clinical Laboratory Practice (GCLP) quality requirements. The Analytical Project Manager will be responsible for organizing the clinical samples in the Biobank system and will assist in shipments and coordination of sample analysis of the clinical studies.
Bachelor in biological/ medical sciences
>2 years of laboratory experience (after graduation) with immunological assays, like ELISA, VNA
Basic project management skills
Trained in GLP, GCLP or GMP is an advantage, but training is provided in house
Pre: Experience in clinical development of vaccines
Fluency in English
We offer a challenging position which allows you to work in a dynamic and international environment, ensuring diversity in your work and creating plenty of opportunities for personal development. This concerns a full-time Yacht contract for 1 year (extension is possible).
We will offer a competitive benefits package in line with the seniority of the position (salary between 3000 and 3700 euro gross per month). You will become a member of a strong professional network who shares your education, ambitions and competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues and become a member of the YACHT network, which stretches the Life Science industry. You will be challenged by your peers and will be able to follow courses and training via our Yacht Academy and keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date: boosting your career through personal and scientific growth.