Project Manager Flowcytometry

  • Assen, NL
  • 4 weeks ago

Project Manager Flowcytometry

Job description

Is working on challenging projects with the latest analytical techniques something for you? Ardena Bioanalysis is looking for a project manager in flowcytometry! She/he will set up the flowcytometry unit and implement flow cytometry assays. Are you a scientist with a completed biological/medical sciences education at WO level? And do you want to work in a fast-growing, highly innovative and technological organization and benefit from a good salary, good working conditions and various career opportunities? Then this vacancy is for you!

Ardena Bioanalysis in Assen is one of the business units of ARDENA, a contract development & manufacturing organization that supports the pharmaceutical and biotech industry worldwide. The laboratory in Assen specializes in the analysis of biological samples from clinical, pre-clinical and veterinary studies. State-of-the-art analytical techniques are used, such as LC-MS/MS, Immunoassays, Cell Based and Flowcytometry assays. Ardena characterizes itself as an informal organization with a professional attitude towards the work being performed.

Your working day as a Project Manager

The Project Manager is responsible for implementation and day-to-day coordination of bioanalytical projects in the flowcytometry unit. As a Project Manager you will organize and manage bioanalytical studies using Flowcytometry as the main analytical technique. Ensuring that this work is performed in compliance with the GLP and GCP regulations is of utmost importance. Furthermore, writing of study plans and study reports is part of this function. You will maintain a close contact with our customers. In addition, you will team up with other Project Managers, lab management, business development and technicians to ensure that customer expectations are met or exceeded. You will strengthen the business development team with your up-to-date knowledge of- and experience in the field of immunology and flowcytometry.


Teamwork is our top priority. You will be supported by project managers and experienced technicians in the development of methods. Knowledge management is central to this. Validation of methods and analysis of biological samples is also teamwork, in which we try to provide the customer with good quality results within the deadlines set by them. You are part of an enthusiastic team in which everyone helps each other, and you can think along in an informal atmosphere. Quality is of course always paramount!


  • The candidate has a Master or a PhD in biological/medical sciences or equivalent, with a strong immunology background.
  • You are experienced in the development and troubleshooting of multi-color flow cytometry assays (like immunophenotyping, intracellular cytokine assays).
  • Scientific and project management skills, teamwork, problem solving abilities.
  • Experienced in working under quality standards such as GCLP, GCP or GMP is a plus. knowledge of FDA/EMA/ICH regulatory guidelines is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

Our offer

A challenging job at a fast-growing organization! You will receive a (full-time) appointment, with the prospect of a permanent contract. Our primary and secondary employment conditions are highly appreciated by the employees. You will join an enthusiastic team which is focused on quality and achieving business goals. You will have the opportunity for continuing your professional development in the flow cytometry area.


Are you enthusiastic about this great challenge, please contact Melloney Dröge (Managing Director), +31 (0)592-344211. Send your CV and a short introduction to or to Ardena Bioanalysis BV, PO Box 232, 9400 AE Assen.