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Manager of Library Preparation Team

Human Genetics Wt Centre

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK


  • Posted on: 11th Aug 2021
  • Salary: Grade 8: £41,526 - £49,553 with a discretionary range to £54,131 per annum
  • REF: 152731
  • Closes: 08th September 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

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Manager of Library Preparation Team

Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7BN

Grade 8: £41,526 – £49,553 with a discretionary range to £54,131 per annum

We are seeking a highly motivated Manager of Library Preparation Team to join the Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics.

As Manager of OGC’s Library Preparation team of approximately eight RA’s, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the team. You will be the go-to person for all technical questions relating to library preparation that arise during the quotation phase for any new project. You will contribute to monitoring project deadlines and take the lead in organizing the workload for the library preparation team. You will participate in the planning of process improvements projects aimed at addressing the critical operational bottlenecks.

It is essential that you hold a PhD and have extensive demonstrable experience of managing high throughput teams working in a relevant area. You will need proven experience in managing teams of molecular biologists. An understanding of the use of key operational metrics and monitor performance is required. A willingness to work flexibly when necessary to meet agreed turnaround times is essential. The ability to rapidly troubleshoot operational issues and resolve within a reasonable timeframe is needed.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online and you will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application. Your supporting statement must explain how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience.

This post is offered full-time on a fixed term contract until 30 November 2023, and is funded by the Wellcome.

Please quote 152731 on all correspondence. Only applications received before 12.00 noon on 8 September 2021 will be considered.

Contact Person :

NDM Recruitment Team

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Contact Phone :

01865 287870

Closing Date & Time :

08-Sep-2021 12:00

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