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Tissue Bank Acquisition Officer - QMUL18694

Department: Centre for Tumour Biology, Barts Cancer Institute
Salary: £21,696-£26,556 per annum i (Grade 2)
Reference: QMUL18694
Location: Charterhouse Square
Date posted: 28-Jun-2019
Closing date: 28-Jul-2019

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Applications are sought for a BCN Tissue Bank Acquisition Officer  to suppot the Operation Cente (OC) of the Breast Cancer Now Tissue Bank. The successful applicant will have experience in tissue handling. The research will be based in the Barts Cancer Institute, within the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London.  

Essential requirements for this post include experience in a customer facing role and experience in tissue handling.  A demonstrated ability to communicate well, work within a team and maintain good laboratory records are also essential. 

The post is full time and for 3 years.  Starting salary will be in the range £21,696-£26,556  per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and an interest free season ticket loan. 

The Barts Cancer Institute requires that applicants invited for interview will need to provide all certificates to confirm their qualifications (specified in the Job Description). 

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.  Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave ot remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme. 

Informal enquiries about this post, including arrangements to visit the Institute/Centre, can be made to Denise Gardner, email 

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The Closing date is 28th July 2019 and interviews are likely to be held shortly thereafter. 


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