Biochemist (Mirzapur) - APPLICATIONS CLOSED

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Job Description

This was posted on 11 June, 2022 and applications will be accepted until 20th June, 2022. We are inviting applications for the position “Biochemist” (depending on experience) to work with our core research and diagnostic team. If you believe that your credentials meet the outlined profile, we invite you to apply by emailing your application to along with your latest CV (3 pages) and cover letter (1 page) by 20th June, 2022. You must clearly state in the application which position you are applying for. The cover letter should include a section on why you are applying to CHRF and another section on your strengths applicable to this position at CHRF. Applications without cover letters, or cover letters that exceed 1 page or do not include the stated two sections will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted! At CHRF, we believe in equal opportunity for all. We will consider all qualified applications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, or disability status.

Required Candidate Profile

• M.Sc. in Biochemistry or Genetic Engineering • Candidates with working experience in a scientific or diagnostic laboratory or, laboratory-based management will be given preference. • Must be highly organized and be particularly attentive to details • Must possess problem-solving, critical thinking, and management skill and be able to work independently • Must be enthusiastic to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment and be willing to take initiative • Good communication skills • Capacity to supervise junior colleagues


Functional Area

CHRF- Kumudini lab, Mirzapur, Bangladesh


• Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot a diverse range of laboratory equipment • Plan, execute, and supervise laboratory activities for research studies • Supervise processing of clinical specimens from a range of sources and/or identification of microorganisms using conventional and/or molecular techniques • Plan, develop, implement, and evaluate new techniques or equipment in the lab • Notifying laboratory management about any instrument/equipment issues • Plan and organize training sessions for general audience or study-specific personnel • Conducting scientific experiments and interpreting them with precision and accuracy • Document and maintain instrument, reagent, and quality control records in accordance with SOPs and regulatory requirements • Willing to visit field sites across Bangladesh when necessary and work with the field/ central teams