August 22 2019

IT Security Specialist

My retained client is a unique, high profile business operating in the Medical Device market designing, developing and manufacturing products that offer early identification of health issues in patients. The products are beautifully designed and are highly regarded for their performance and functionality.

This role provides the opportunity to build your career in a fast moving and extremely interesting space, will have a direct impact on both the health and quality of life of many individuals.

The culture of the business is strongly focused on the technology and is an excellent place to grow your skill set and develop your career. The company invest heavily in its staff and encourage staff to grow, lead and keep learning, as a result they have a very high retention rate and this is a great place to be.

This role is ultimately responsible for the design, development and implementation of prototype/ production testing of complex components and systems. This will involve applying system testing and agile practices to specify, design, develop and test features of a system as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Key responsibilities

  • Proven ability to define, develop and implement electro-mechanical test solutions for components and systems.
  • Provide input to design authority for successful DFM/DFT implementation
  • Collaborate with design authority to develop test solutions suitable for volume production
  • Introduction and life cycle management of automated test solutions in production and field deployment scenarios
  • Continually enhancing existing test solutions through test coverage analysis, test execution time monitoring and overall efficacy assessment leading to submission of improvement proposals

Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level in engineering discipline or equivalent education gained through work experiences in a high technology production environment
  • Proven record of accomplishment in developing test solutions
  • Previous experience in product testing within a medium/high volume production environment
  • Experience of using Microsoft Windows, C+ C# and Linux to develop tests
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • An ability to work within tight deadlines and manage time effectively

Job Type: Full-time

August 22 2019

Client Project Manager

My client is a successful and innovative commercial Bioinformatics business based in Edinburgh with customers worldwide. The company is young, well-funded and profitable, with a reputation for excellence and a strong, diverse customer base. 

We are looking for a Client Project Manager to join them in this newly created role as the dedicated point of contact for all key accounts. The role will work closely with the CEO and have responsibility for overseeing the entire process of enquiry processing, contracting, delivery of projects and finance. 

The successful candidate will be a highly organised, competent and efficient professional capable of developing and managing relationships with all project stakeholders both internal and external. 

They will have a proactive approach to problem solving, flexible attitude to changing priorities and a keen eye for detail. This role is pivotal to the next stage of growth for the business and offers a challenging and exciting environment for someone to develop their career. 

What the role will involve:

  • Being point of contact for key account clients for sales and project management
  • Proposal and SOW preparation and submission
  • Creation and action of communication plans
  • Manage client communications and arrange client calls/kick off meetings where required
  • Liaise and communicate project progress and updates internally and to clients
  • Identify issues which may impact on project delivery and escalating these where necessary
  • Manage invoice milestones for all projects, and report monthly time used on time-based projects at end of month

 Requirements for role:

  •  Experience in the Life Sciences industry 

The company offer a great work-life balance with flexible working hours and a real team mentality. All in all, this is a growing business with an opportunity to make a real impact on their continued success.

August 22 2019

Automated Test Engineer

My retained client is a unique, high profile business operating in the Medical Device market designing, developing and manufacturing products that offer early identification of health issues in patients. The products are beautifully designed and are highly regarded for their performance and functionality.

This role provides the opportunity to build your career in a fast moving and extremely interesting space, will have a direct impact on both the health and quality of life of many individuals.

The culture of the business is strongly focused on the technology and is an excellent place to grow your skill set and develop your career. The company invest heavily in its staff and encourage staff to grow, lead and keep learning, as a result they have a very high retention rate and this is a great place to be.

This role is ultimately responsible for the design, development and implementation of prototype/ production testing of complex components and systems. This will involve applying system testing and agile practices to specify, design, develop and test features of a system as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Key responsibilities

  • Proven ability to define, develop and implement electro-mechanical test solutions for components and systems.
  • Provide input to design authority for successful DFM/DFT implementation
  • Collaborate with design authority to develop test solutions suitable for volume production
  • Introduction and life cycle management of automated test solutions in production and field deployment scenarios
  • Continually enhancing existing test solutions through test coverage analysis, test execution time monitoring and overall efficacy assessment leading to submission of improvement proposals

Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level in engineering discipline or equivalent education gained through work experiences in a high technology production environment
  • Proven record of accomplishment in developing test solutions
  • Previous experience in product testing within a medium/high volume production environment
  • Experience of using Microsoft Windows, C+ C# and Linux to develop tests
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • An ability to work within tight deadlines and manage time effectively

Job Type: Full-time

August 22 2019

Project Manager

My client company is vibrant, fast growing and experts in a unique space in the data analytics industry.

The company’s tools and services provide the analytical rigor to support statistical disclosure risk assessments, data compliance, commercial planning, strategic decision making, and risk analysis.

Applying extensive knowledge and experience to client company data and insights, along with external data the company generates clear outputs that are relevant, insightful, actionable and ultimately extremely useful in the advancement of human health. 

Job Purpose:

The Project Manager will plan, manage and track projects ensuring that all projects are being carried out on time, on budget and to client satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with the client and client team to ensure projects are transferred smoothly to the Operation ensuring all aspects of project delivery have been considered and captured in the project plan.
  • Establish project goals and deliverables in collaboration with the management team and clients/prospective clients.
  • Support with the preparation of project proposals.
  • Continuously manage project and client expectations.
  • Provide and ensure clients receive excellent customer service and proactive, clear and timely communication.
  • Track project costs and ensure they are within budget.
  • Write reports and prepare presentations.
  • Ensure all aspects of the project are followed and adapt plans with the management team when required.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • A degree 
  • A recognised Project Management Qualification (ie PRINCE2 or equivalent) would be desirable.
  • Demonstrably well organised.
  • Experience in Project Management ideally within a data / Pharmaceutical / healthcare environment.
  • Competent in computer packages including Microsoft Project, Word, Excel etc.

Behavioural skills:

  • Personable, intelligent, engaging, responsive and proactive
  • Delivers excellent customer service.
  • Exceptional organisational and planning skills with the ability to plan whilst delivering results to deadline.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a proven track record in negotiation whilst maintaining effective relationships.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; able to explain technical or complex concepts in a clear format to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Emotional resilience and an ability to work under pressure with good humour.
August 16 2019

Graduate Search Consultant

The Life Sciences industry is a truly global business that encompasses some of the largest companies and some of the smallest, most nimble and entrepreneurial spin outs from academia. The future of this industry has some truly astonishing developments in the pipeline, and it is fascinating to be involved in it.

As with every business, the Life Science industry is powered by people achieving great things. From thoughts and ideas to life changing therapies designed specifically for you and no-one else, people bring the future to us all and that’s what makes our role in the industry important.

As a company, Kleboe Jardine are committed to ensuring our clients and candidates achieve what they set out to achieve, that means creating dynamic, successful organisations and businesses by bringing people together to unlock exponential growth.

A Search Consultant in Kleboe Jardine is a business professional delivering growth, development and opportunity for both their candidates and their clients and it’s in creating this mutually beneficial relationship that the deepest rewards lie.

Our retained service model underpins a process that successfully delivers results and ensures that clients and candidates are supported through the hiring journey and beyond.

This is a Traineeship suitable for Graduates with a lifescience degree or equivalent who are interested in a career in the commercial Search and Talent Acquisition sector.

We’ll look for dynamism, intelligence, resilience, eloquence, ambition and charm.

We’ll provide training, development, insight and skills that will play a huge part in your future success.

August 16 2019

System Administrator

My client is a successful and innovative commercial Bioinformatics business based in Edinburgh with customers worldwide. They are currently looking for a Systems Administrator to help manage and develop their IT infrastructure. 

The company is a young, well-funded and profitable business, with a reputation for excellence and a strong, diverse customer base.

This role involves Linux-based server, security, network, web, and database administration. You will be expected to be involved in a lot of different tasks from monitoring hardware, Linux systems administration and systems architecture. You would be fully embedded within the operations team and longer-term you would help to further incorporate cloud-based solutions into the existing infrastructure. 

The company offer a great work-life balance with flexible working hours and a real team mentality. All in all, this is a growing business with an opportunity to make a real impact on their continued success.

Requirements

  • Strong evidence of Linux / Ubuntu Server administration including configuration, monitoring, troubleshooting and automation
  • Experience of working with virtual machines (in particular with VMware)

Desirable skills:

  • Maintaining and developing our Docker containers for developer environments and testing environments
  • Experience with AWS
  • Ability to audit for security vulnerabilities
  • Web development experience (e.g. Rails, PHP, MySQL)
August 16 2019

Customer Support Engineer

My client is a Scottish technology centred life sciences business with a customer base across the developed markets of the world. The business has embarked on a period of significant growth and has built a reputation for leading the field in the instruments it produces.

These instruments are a complex mix of electronics, mechanics, pneumatics & hydraulics and are essentially advanced robotic systems.

The business has a vibrant and energetic outlook and has ambitious plans for growth around both customer acquisition, new product development and introduction. The staff group are committed, keen to succeed and welcoming so this is a great place to work in my view.

The Role

The company has an opportunity for an engineering professional with excellent customer Engineering Service skills to join them on their journey.  The customer base is global and so the role offers significant international travel to Asia, Japan, Australasia, The US, Europe and the Middle East.

Required Skills

  • Complex systems engineering support and problem solving capability
  • Experience in electronics, mechanics, pneumatics, hydraulics and associated automation
  • Management of customer maintenance support plans and processes
  • A continuous improvement mind-set

Education / Qualifications

  • HNC/HND level in electrical/electronic or mechanical engineering (or similar)
  • 2 years’ experience gained in a customer support or maintenance role
August 16 2019

Project Assistant

If you are highly organised with a strong eye for detail and enjoy working with customers then keep reading!

My client is a successful and innovative commercial Bioinformatics business based in Edinburgh with customers worldwide. The company is young, well-funded and profitable, with a reputation for excellence and a strong, diverse customer base.

We are looking for a Project Assistant to join them in this newly created role to support the delivery operations of the business and the continued delivery of excellent customer service.

This role will provide support to and work closely alongside the Project Manager, in the management of projects undertaken by the business.

This position is pivotal to the next stage of growth for the business and offers a challenging and exciting environment to develop a career.

Key responsibilities will involve:

• Assist in the planning and scheduling of projects to ensure that key milestones and completion dates are achieved.

• Liaise and communicate project progress and updates internally and to clients.

• Identify issues which may impact on project delivery and escalating these where necessary.

Education, Skills, Experience:

  • Degree in Life Sciences
  • Experience in project management is desirable, but isn’t essential.
  • Customer Service Experience
  • Flexible attitude to changing priorities

The company offer a great work-life balance with flexible working hours and a real team mentality.

All in all, this is a growing business with an opportunity to make a real impact on their continued success.

August 16 2019

Project Manager – Lifesciences

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager with a leading Contract Development and GMP Manufacturing organisation.

This Edinburgh-based company operates at the leading edge of therapeutic discovery providing services for companies involved in European and US clinical trials.

The company are going through an expansion and as a result looking for a Project Manager to join their growing team. This newly created position will be responsible for coordinating development and manufacturing projects within the company  and work directly with clients to manage expectations.

The role will plan, manage and track project progress and will be entrusted to ensure all projects are carried out on time, on budget and to client satisfaction.  

Example of role responsibilities:

  • Liaise with the Sales team to ensure projects are transferred smoothly to the Operation ensuring all aspects of project delivery have been considered and captured in the project plan.
  • Establish project goals and deliverables in collaboration with the management team and clients/prospective clients.
  • Support with the preparation of project proposals and project funding applications.
  • Provide and ensure clients receive excellent customer service and proactive, clear and timely communication.
  • With the management team, identify resources needed (personnel, equipment, etc) and assign responsibilities.
  • Track project costs and ensure they are within budget.
  • Liaise with clients and organise regular project meetings (internal and with clients).

Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • A degree in a Life Science or equivalent qualification
  • Experience in Project Management ideally within a Life Sciences or GMP manufacturing environment.

All in all, the company are looking for someone to bring passion, drive and determination to this position and be an integral part in their growing success.

If this sounds interesting then get in touch to find out more!

August 16 2019

Marketing Executive

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a Marketing Executive with a leading Contract Development and GMP Manufacturing organisation.

This Edinburgh-based company operates at the leading edge of therapeutic discovery providing services for companies involved in European and US clinical trials.

The company are going through an expansion and as a result looking for a Marketing Executive to join their growing team. The position will be responsible for all marketing in the organisation, including developing a marketing strategy, press releases and increasing brand awareness through social media activity.

Example of role responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement marketing strategy
  • Creation of marketing materials, including art work
  • Targeted outbound marketing campaign
  • Press releases
  • Website and social media management

Experience in a scientific environment is desirable but all in all, the company are looking for someone to bring passion, drive and determination to this position and be an integral part in their growing success.

If this sounds interesting then get in touch to find out more!

August 16 2019

Head of Sales

This is a senior and significant opportunity with a business positioned at the forefront of the exciting precision medicine industry. The business is growing fast, attracting interest from customers and investors alike. Working on a global basis but with a focus on the buoyant US market. The role takes responsibility for driving the growth of contracts with new partnering customers and managing relationships from identification through delivery and beyond. The role will also take responsibility for the marketing effort in a very clearly identified potential customer group.

 

There is a leadership responsibility in this role with staff in place however an absolute involvement in the day to day engagement and management of customers is central to this role as is setting plans, KPI’s, standard and terms of engagement.

Working closely with the CEO, the important deliverables will be central to the ongoing and continued success and growth of this business. Consequently, the opportunity for personal growth is substantial and probably counter-intuitively this is a business that values work life balance making this a rare opportunity.

 

Skills and Competencies

 

  • Strongly driven by results and objectives as measured by KPI’s
  • A track record of success in international business development in a closely related, a precision medicine / cell and gene therapy business.
  • Scientifically and technically strong enough to conduct gap analysis with customers  
  • Leadership and standard setting
  • Driving marketing effort 
August 16 2019

H&S Co-ordinator

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a Health and Safety Co-ordinator within a leading Contract Development and GMP Manufacturing Organisation in the field of Biologics and Regenerative Medicine.

This Edinburgh-based company operates at the leading edge of therapeutic discovery providing services for companies involved in European and US clinical trials.

The company are going through an expansion and as a result looking for a Health and Safety Coordinator to join their growing team. The position will report to the Head of Quality Assurance and be responsible for developing, maintaining and protecting health and safety standards within the company in accordance with current and changing health and safety legislation.

The role will provide efficient day-to-day coordination, support and advice regarding all aspects of Health and Safety management across two sites. The Health and Safety Co-ordinator will also be responsible for highlighting Health and Safety issues and concerns within the business with an opportunity for the position to evolve and encompass additional quality assurance and validation activities.

Example of role responsibilities:

  • Maintaining internal health and safety policies/strategies with support from management.
  • Drawing up safe operational practices and making necessary changes
  • Co-ordinating the completion of health & safety risk assessment and COSHH assessments
  • Performing site health & safety inspections across clean rooms, laboratories and offices
  • Providing safety training for new staff and refresher training for existing staff on all relevant health and safety related matters

Experience in a scientific environment is desirable but all in all, the company are looking for someone to bring passion, drive and determination to this position and be an integral part in their growing success.

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