Birmingham - Calthorpe Road

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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 are looking for a Supervisor who is an organised, committed, methodical, passionate individual to work in our busy Raw Material Development Department.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supervising the development of processes and manufacture and delivery of high quality materials for the use in Assay Development & Manufacturing Teams. 

Duties & Responsbilities:

  • Developing robust, validated processes to guarantee reliability in the future
  • Developing specifications for raw material to guarantee consistency in the future
  • Producing pilot lots of antisera and other materials to be transferred to manufacturing or to stock
  • Evaluating calibrator and control material sources & sustainability
  • Successful transfer of new products and processes to manufacturing, including training
  • Providing control measures/materials for manufacturing once product is transferred
  • Ensuring that all manufacture and in-process testing within the department is performed and documented as required by the company quality, regulatory and legal requirements.
  • Ensuring that all paperwork is completed correctly, ensuring the accurate transfer of data and calculations.
  • Supervision of up to 4 team members


  • A relevant Scientific  based degree or equivalent qualification
  • Laboratory experience
  • Previous experience of working within a quality management system
  • Previous experience of using an ERP system
  • Effective communicator, accurate administrator
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • To be well organized/good time management - working to deadlines
  • The ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Good analytical skills
    Able to problem solve
  • To be confident and enthusiastic approach to work - good work ethic.
  • To be flexible to the needs of the business which includes the need to work overtime when required to ensure 


Working for us

Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, 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 values them as its key asset. Integral to Binding Site is creating a diverse and inclusive culture which welcomes and creates diversity of thought, action, and innovation where all 1,200 colleagues can truly thrive. Support and continuous education is reinforced through partnerships with organisations such as Stonewall.

With a strong focus on building a sustainable future for its workforce and local communities, Binding Site has high aspirations for continuous improvement and ensuring their people contribute to their future vision. In addition, Binding Site has recently been recognised at the 2021 Birmingham Post Business Awards, winning both “Company of the Year” and “International Trade and Export” Awards.

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

Location: Calthorpe Road, Edgbaston 

Hours: 40 hrs  


Competitive Salary
Contributory Pension
25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays

Medicash Healthcare Plan (Taxable benefit)