Horizon Discovery is an award-winning Biotechnology company headquartered in Cambridge, UK. Using our proprietary gene-editing platform and deep scientific expertise, we design and engineer genetically-modified cells that are applied in research and clinical applications. Our rapidly growing product catalogue, service offering and research programmes are powering progress to understand the genetics drivers of disease and ultimately advance human health.
Horizon has a track record of developing and delivering high quality cell based assay data for biotech and pharma clients. As a result of ongoing growth within the Assays and Screening group, the post-holder will be responsible for the team of scientists providing this service to support the drug discovery programmes of clients throughout the pre-clinical process.
As the Manager for the team, you will:
You will also provide regular accurate updates to the Head of Assays and Screening and the PMO; whilst maintaining an awareness of current techniques and technologies.
As the successful candidate you will:
You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced, team environment and on multiple projects with constantly changing priorities and deadlines, be well organized, self-motivated and have excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
In return we offer a varied and interesting working environment and we are focused on recognition and empowerment of our scientists and operational teams and a competitive salary and benefits package, including:
Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
Medical, Health & Life Insurances
Employee share purchase plan (Sharesave)
25 days annual leave
One paid working day each year for volunteering