Specialist - Production Support

Birmingham - Calthorpe Road

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Specialist - Production Support

Would you like to be part of an organisation which is committed to improving patient lives worldwide through education, collaboration and innovation? 

Do you want to make a difference? 

If the answer is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for!

We have 2 fantastic new opportunities for Specialists to work in the Production Support : ELISA Department.  The successful candidates will be responsible for the investigation of Production Improvement activities with Technical/Customer Services, Manufacturing, R&D, Planning and Inventory.  In addition you will be required to maintain the specialist knowledge relevant to manufacture and the use of assays and have the responsibility for the completion of projects, investigations and experiments.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities. 

  • Completion of investigation and experimental reports.
  • Ensure that any improvements initiatives are carried out in a timely manner.
  • Carry out feasibility studies, designing experiments and analyser protocols.
  • Critically assess raw materials and generate raw material specifications including QC limits for new/existing assay components.
  • Assess new materials and equipment where necessary and give feedback on suitability for use.
  • Carry out full process and equipment validation.
  • Develop specialist experience and knowledge with respect to immunoassays and so contribute to the specification and design of future products.
  • Carry out design changes to existing products or processes when required and assist in the investigation of complaints if necessary.
  • Critically evaluate analytical methods and equipment to maintain highest possible standards.


  • BSc or MSc in a relevant Scientific Degree (or equivalent)
  • Experience within Bioanalytical methods
  • Excellent IT skills, including Excel, Word & Power Point
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • To be well organized & proactive, hardworking and committed
  • Excellent time management skills
  • To be flexible to the needs of the business.

Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, The Binding Site is today recognised as a market leader in the development of products for the investigation of a range of disorders involving immunodeficiency.   

The Company is built on the success of its people and provides the ideal environment to meet a wide range of career aspirations. It recognises the value of its employees and looks to provide development and support opportunities to maximise the potential of its 1,100 staff. 

Working at Binding Site means being part of a global community that delivers innovative solutions with shared ideas and a collective dedication to improving patient lives, worldwide. 

Location: Birmingham 

Hours: 40 hrs  


  • Competitive Salary
  • Contributory Pension
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
  • Medicash- Taxable Health Benefit