Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.
Eurofins is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. Eurofins is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. The Group also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.
In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.
In 2020, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 5.4 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.
The incumbent interacts with Scientific Affairs, Referral Laboratories, Sponsor Contacts, Laboratory Operations, Kit Packing, and Project Set Up Managers and Proposal Development to establish and maintain global PBMC isolation capabilities. S/he acts as the primary sponsor point of contact for on-going studies, exchanges information with relevant stakeholders (internal/external), monitors technical performance, documents existing and needed capabilities.
Excellent understanding of PBMC isolation and enrichment processes
Complete understanding of sponsor protocol and intended use of PBMCs.
Maintains a current list of labs with contact information and qualified PBMC processes
Works with Scientific affairs Liaison (SAL) to meet client's specific referral testing needs.
Identifies and communicates directly with referral lab to meet required time frames.
Establishes PBMC processing specification sheets for newly awarded studies
Drafts plans for global reagent management, qualification activities, logistics, and communications after contract signature on new projects
Negotiates preferred pricing for large volume critical global reagents with preferred vendors
Tracks referral laboratory TAT and results to ensure that indicated testing timeframes and quality standards are met.
Participates in invoice process as needed to ensure accurate pricing and reconciliation between results provided and costs to Eurofins Central lab.
Establishes regular communications with the sponsor to ensure that the study is on course and sponsor is aware of all risks, actions, and planned activities.
Ensure that participating referral labs conform to QA requirements for scheduled activities.
High customer service orientation with a sense of urgency and financial accountability.
Ability to travel up to 10% to address training needs, technical resolutions, or investigator meetings
5 years clinical laboratory experience
At least 1 year of experience with mammalian cell culture
Degree in Medical Technology/Clinical Lab Science preferred
Bachelor of Science (or equivalent degree in relevant country)
Ability to read and/or draft technical reports and summarize technical information
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Fluent in English
Able to work in a fast paced, mixed office and lab environment
High customer service orientation with a sense of business and urgency
Proficient use of Microsoft Office tools and database applications
Work accurately and have a strong analytical ability
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
Life and disability insurance
401(k) with company match
Paid vacation and holidays
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.