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 new exciting opportunities for Specialists to work in our Production Support Department.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the investigation of Production Improvement activities and will be expected to maintain specialist knowledge relevant to manufacture and the use of assay.  The role will include completion of projects, investigations and experiments that have been directly assigned to you.
Duties and Responsibilities. 

  • Completion of investigation and experimental reports
  • Ensuring that any improvements initiatives are carried out in a timely manner.
  • Carrying 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.
  • Carrying out full process and equipment validation.
  • Developing specialist experience and knowledge with respect to immunoassays and so contribute to the specification and design of future products.
  • Carrying 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.
  • Develop/contribute to new techniques/scientific understanding to improve upon existing and future products.
  • To represent the Company on scientific seminars/conferences if required


  • 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
  • To be well organized & proactive
  • To be hardworking & committed, enthusiastic
  • Excellent time management skills
  • To be flexible to the needs of the business

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: Birmingham

Hours: 40 hrs 


  • Competitive Salary
  • Contributory Pension
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
  • Medicash Healthcare Plan