Oxford Genetics, a leader in synthetic biology, is a specialized contract research organization offering services to support the discovery, development and production of biologics, with a particular focus on viral vectors for gene therapy applications.
A unifying theme across the portfolio is expertise in DNA design, expression system optimization, cell line development and engineering of viral delivery systems. We are located within purpose-fitted laboratories at the Oxford Science Park, just South of Oxford.
We are in a phase of rapid expansion and are seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic scientists, engineers and business support professionals to join the team and help facilitate the next stage of our development as a company. We aim to be both innovative and entrepreneurial in everything we do and hope you will join us to contribute to this exciting journey!
Job Type: Permanent (Office Based)
Start Date: Open
Hours: Full time
Salary Guide: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum, plus competitive benefits package
Looking for something unique? So are we! Oxford Genetics is looking for a bright and talented marketing assistant to join our growing commercial team. You will be challenged in a supportive and friendly environment whilst inspired to be nothing but the best you can be.
The chosen candidate will play a key role supporting the marketing team with updating the company website, managing social media, coordinating event logistics and managing our internal marketing campaigns as you will be expected to promote and develop our brand within. You may also be involved in the wider business and be involved in company wide projects.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is passionate about marketing and who wants to develop their own skill set!
25 days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays, Pension with matched employer contribution to 7%, Health Insurance, Group Life Cover, Child Care Voucher Scheme, Glasses Vouchers and a friendly working environment in an exciting and expanding young company.
We have offices in the UK and USA. This role will be located at The Oxford Science Park, just 4 miles south east of Oxford, with parking and good public transport links from Oxford. Our UK office address is: Oxford Genetics Ltd, Medawar Building, The Oxford Science Park, Oxford, OX4 4GA.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the United Kingdom without sponsorship.
Please send a CV. Your CV should include evidence that demonstrates how you meet each of the selection criteria for the post using examples of your skills and experience. This may include experience gained in employment, education, or during career breaks. Your application will be judged on the basis of how you demonstrate that you meet the selection criteria stated in the job description.
We provide all our staff with a welcoming and inclusive workplace that enables and empowers everyone to develop and deliver professional excellence.
We recognize diversity is vital for innovation and creativity and value each individual’s contribution. Entry into employment with Oxford Genetics and further progression will be determined by personal merit and the application of criteria related to the duties of the role. The ability to perform the role will be the primary consideration on entry into employment and to successfully pass probation.
The appointment of the successful candidate will be subject to standard pre-employment screening, as applicable to the post. This will include right-to-work in the UK, proof of identity, references and health assessment.