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Job: Sample Coordinator - Analytical Development and Quality Control, Jaguar Gene Therapy, Cary, NC

General Information


Job title:
Sample Coordinator - Analytical Development and Quality Control
Job location:
Cary, NC  27511 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
04/08/2021
Compensation:
Job category:
Quality Control
Employment type:
Full time

Job Description


The Sample Coordinator will be responsible for supporting global sample management activities at the Jaguar Process Sciences Lab in Cary, NC and third-party laboratories. The Sample Coordinator will be responsible for developing the sample management process, coordinating shipments, sample receipt, and sample submission. The role will require on-site support at the Process Sciences location with direct handling and aliquoting of samples as well as coordination with external partners for third-party activities.

This role will report to the Head of Analytical Development and Quality Control and will work closely with the other Jaguar functional leads to ensure end-to-end GMP compliance and continuity across the manufacturing and testing network. As a small company, this individual will need to think strategically but will also be required to have a “hands on” approach to routine activities ensuring that day to day functions are executed in a timely manner.

General Position Summary/Purpose

• Serves as the Sample Coordinator for all projects – internal and external
• Develops, implements and optimizes the sample management program for Jaguar Gene Therapy
• Works with logistics and manufacturing team to ensure proper receipt and handling of incoming and outgoing samples
• Receives, labels, aliquots, and distributes samples, as needed
• Works with 3rd party labs to forecast samples, track results, and manage data
• Subject Matter Expert on LIMS system – use, optimization, and training for the system.
• Works with QA to generate Certificate of Analysis, data summaries, and reports
• Manages stability calendar and works with third-parties to track pull dates and data management

Job Requirements


• Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in Biotechnology GMP manufacturing in Sample Management or Quality Control
• Experience using a LIMS system
• General understanding of test methods being used at Jaguar Gene Therapy such as ELISAs, ddPCR, pH/Conductivity,
Appearance, Appearance, Endotoxin, and Bioburden.
• Experience in aseptic technique and working inside of a Biological Safety Cabinet
• Experience working in a fast paced, start-up environment
• Strong, open, and transparent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Strong project management and time management skills
• Experience with MS Excel, Word, MS Project, and MS PowerPoint is a plus
• Ability to travel – up to 25%

Education Requirements (degree, Certifications, Etc.)

• Undergraduate degree in chemistry/biology or relevant science
(Job number: 4037018)
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