Associate Scientist Biochemical Analysis



Industriepark-Zwijnaarde 7B, Ghent, Belgium

Function type

Associate Scientist


You will be part of an analytical Quality Control (QC) team responsible for performing activities in support of manufacturing and release of biologicals. These activities are related to analytical method validation and testing.

Main responsibilities

  • Validate and run the analytical methods required to analyze biological products in a GMP environment.

  • Provide accurate and reliable test results by processing the analysis outcome data.

  • Your objectives and tasks are set according to a customer project plan. You work under the supervision of the assistant QC manager to who you report.

  • Document the work performed in QC worksheets and records.

  • Assist in drafting method validation documents and test result reports.

  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of laboratory SOP’s.

  • Operate and control instrument equipment adequately. Troubleshoot lab methods and instruments if needed.


  • A bachelor degree with scientific orientation, preferably in life sciences: biochemistry, chemistry or pharmacy or other related degree.

  • A few years working experience in a biotech, pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical manufacturing environment is an asset.

  • Must possess knowledge of analytical methods for analysis of biologicals, including UV spectroscopy, SDS-PAGE electrophoresis and western blotting. Knowledge of bio-chromatography (SEC, RP-LC), ELISA and cell culture is an asset.

  • You’re addicted to laboratory work and willing to work in a regulated QC environment.

  • Fluent in spoken and written English.

  • Communication, reporting and presentation skills.

  • Ability to work independently as well as a member of a team in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.

  • You are punctual, and have a critical eye for details.

Additional information

  • Work in a fast growing organization.

  • A position with responsibility within a dynamic company.

  • Personal development through learning on the job and additional external trainings.

  • A market oriented compensation.


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