Our Mission and Vision

Arming the patient’s immune system to fight cancer

Targovax’s team of dedicated, high calibre individuals have brought this company to where it is today, but to drive its success further, we are looking for talented and high performing individuals.

We currently have an open position for:

Company BioSafety Officer/Researcher

Targovax is seeking a scientist to join the Clinical Science Department who will support the company’s research programs and be the expert on biosafety either by bringing existing biosafety expertise or to be trained as such.

The person will be the responsible BioSafety Officer and will have the following responsibilities:
• Responsible for all documentation regarding biological safety
• Responsible for sample storage and shipment (pre- and clinical samples)
• Responsible for shedding analysis of the viral product platform
• Participate in various R&D programs
• Facilitate and maintain collaborations with external scientific community
• Collaborate and support other departments in the company
• Participate in further building and strengthening the clinical science function

The work will be regulated by:
• The European Medicine Agency EMA) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requirements and guidance
• Biosafety regulations
• ICH-GCP, GMP and GDP
• Internal working practices and Standard Operating Procedures

Job qualifications
• MSc in Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacy or equivalent
• Experience in molecular and/or immunology biology techniques
• Experience in working with viruses (e.g. design and cloning, in vitro studies, animal cancer models) would be an advantage
• Previous experience working with biological safetywould be an advantage
• Knowledge of ICH-GCP
• Able to work independently, while at the same time enjoy teamwork
• Knowledge of complying to ICH-GCP, GMP and GDP
• Able to work independently, while at the same time enjoying working in a team
• Excellent communication skills - both written and spoken English
• Flexible in regard to working hours and travels

The position will be located in Targovax’s office in Helsinki, Finland.

If you have any questions to the position, please contact:

Anne-Sophie Møller
Head of Clinical Science:
E-mail: anne-sophie.moller@targovax.com
Phone: + 47 414 20 114

How to apply:

Please send in English your CV together with a one-page motivational letter on why you are suited for the position by November the 8th to:

Renate Birkeli
Human Resources
E-mail: renate.birkeli@targovax.com
Phone: +47 922 61 624

To learn more about us, please visit: www.targovax.com