Laboratory Manager Job

Position : Laboratory Manager

Salary £35K to £45K pa


Reporting directly to the Technical Director this position is responsible for managing the pharmaceutical laboratory, ensuring we deliver excellence in quality and turnaround to our customers.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure compliance and integrity of laboratory work to deliver results to our customers within agreed timelines
  • Ensuring procedures, methods, protocols and reports are implemented as required
  • Maintain a GMP compliant laboratory
  • Train, coach and mentor laboratory team and provide technical support and advice when required
  • Highlight potential issues quickly and take steps to resolve in a timely manner.  Report to all interested parties clearly and concisely. 
  • Responsible for laboratory safety, ensuring all laboratory activity is carried out in a accordance with company safety policy.
  • Prepare monthly reports of performance of department for senior management.
  • Involvement in internal and external audit teams
  • Supervising staff

To succeed in the role you will have the following capabilities:-

You will have experience working in pharmaceutical laboratories and be a dynamic and enthusiastic team leader. You will be an experienced technical manager, ensuring experimental work is conducted and managed in accordance with cGMP

You will be proficient in organising a busy laboratory while maintaining a supportive and professional working environment.  You will be able to inform and direct interested parties on all matters relating to laboratory operations

Qualifications & Experience:-

  • •Degree in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science or a related discipline 
  • •Good documentation skills
  • •Effective communication and relationship management skills
  • •Strong organisational skills alongside excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • •Highly computer literate, e.g. Microsoft Office.
  • •Well-developed understanding of GMP systems and processes
  • •Candidates must be eligible to reside and work in the UK

If you would like to apply for this position please forward your CV and covering letter to

Benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday
  • Flexible working hours
  • Performance bonus scheme
  • Company pension scheme

If you would like to get in touch with us then please call.

Contact us

  • Biocity Nottingham
    Pennyfoot Street
    NG1 1GF