An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a world leading global organisation, our global FMCG client, the powerhouse behind brands such as Persil, Ben & Surf, Comfort, Domestos and Cif, have an opening for a Microbiologist to be based at their Research & Development Facility in Port Sunlight, Wirral.
This is a full time, temporary role for a period of 6 months - Monday to Friday, paying £24,075 per annum pro rata, depending on experience. Candidates must be able to start within 2 weeks of being offered the role.
A microbiology research technician is required to join the Preservation and Applied Microbiology team, working with testing performance and effectiveness' of preservative within household products.
The role will involve:
Microbiological analysis of home and personal care products
Practical testing to evaluate preservative efficacy
Data review & knowledge gathering
Degree in microbiology
Previous practical microbiology experience
Excellent microbiology practical skills
Excellent team working and interpersonal skills
Good communication skills both written and verbal
Good time management
Good organisation skills with a high level of accuracy
Good IT knowledge