Scientific Curator - London Area

Paramount Recruitment Ltd

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United Kingdom,London,London,

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Curator, Science, Bioinformatics, Database, Genomics, Genetics, Cancer, Rare Diseases, Bioinformatic

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24 May, 2016

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Paramount Recruitment Ltd

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Scientific Curator - London Area

Paramount Recruitment is currently interested in speaking to an experienced Curator in the Science field to join a group of Bioinformaticians in London.

This project will be for the next 2 years at least (scope for extension until 2020) and the primary role of the Curator will be the curation of genetic variants, literature and databases in addition to curation of gene panels for disorders. You could also participate in the preparation of reports and publications, presentations and external meetings.

You should be able to work effectively as an individual as well as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and communicate effectively with clinicians and researchers! This is a great chance to work with a growing organisation with many interested collaborations in the pharmaceutical and NHS industry.

Experience Required

BSc or higher in genetics, biological sciences or equivalent, and strong understanding of genetic variation and genomics plus:

*At least one year experience in scientific curation
*Background in genetics and human disease and experience in the curation of scientific knowledge for the interpretation of human genomes.
*Experience extracting, interpreting and annotating published scientific papers
*Use of standardised terms and ontologies for variants, genes, phenotypes
*Use of genetic and disease-based databases
*Preparation of reports and publications
*Use of databases, adding information to databases and use of curation tools
*Strong written and oral English communication skills
*Computer skills, including word processing and spreadsheet applications.

Please don't hesitate to contact Jade on +44 121 616 3472 to discuss this role in more detail or to apply to other Bioinformatics roles. We look forward to hearing from you.

Keywords: Curator, Science, Bioinformatics, Database, Genomics, Genetics, Cancer, Rare Diseases, Bioinformatician, Software Development, London, Europe

Paramount Recruitment Limited provides services as an agency and an employment business. We regularly have similar roles in this area. Please see our website for details or send your CV in to us to find out the latest opportunities.

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Paramount Recruitment Ltd


No. 5 Lower Temple Street,No. 5 Lower Temple Street


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United Kingdom


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Pharmaceutical Recruitment



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+44 (0)121 616 3460

Specialist in Permanent, Contract and Interim recruitment solutions to the Pharmaceutical and Life Science industries throughout Europe.

Our goal is to assist our candidates in finding that “perfect fit” between individual skills and experience and the right career opportunity. We identify and only present the positions that accurately reflect a chosen professional path. We discuss opportunities in detail, respect choices and ask permission prior to presenting any details to prospective clients. We brief and prepare every candidate for client meetings, and once the interview process is complete, provide feedback in a timely manner.

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Established in January 2003, Paramount Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy which has grown to be one of the leading recruiters to the Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries, throughout the UK and Europe.

Our Vision is to be internationally recognised and admired as the number one recruitment solutions provider to the Healthcare Pharmaceutical and Scientific industries.

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