Purification Scientist

  • Job Reference: SciBC17
  • Date Posted: 24 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Magenta International
  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £32,000 to £36,000
  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Bryoni Charles
  • Email: bryoni.charles@magrec.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01233223712

Job Description

Purification Scientist

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Oxfordshire

Salary: Up to £28,000

Magenta have an exciting opportunity available for a self-motivated, conscientious scientist to join the manufacturing team at our clients’ site in Oxfordshire.

This is a predominantly lab-based role involved in the purification and in-process quality testing of our raw materials and finished goods.

The ideal candidate will have a strong proven track record in purification techniques such as affinity, size exclusion and ion exchange chromatography, together with a working knowledge of protein purity testing techniques.


  • Purification of antibodies from cell culture supernatants and serums
  • Basic Troubleshooting in protein purifications
  • In Process testing using spectrophotometer and gel electrophoresis techniques
  • Writing and maintaining SOPs


  • 3 years post-graduation experience in an industrial or academic lab
  • Working knowledge and experience in purification of proteins using chromatographic techniques
  • Expertise in Antibody handling and manipulation starting from cell culture of monoclonal antibodies
  • Experience working in an industrial environment
  • Minimum BSc in a Biological Sciences related subject