CAREERS AT DEMYHEALTH

In line with our ongoing expansion exercise, we are recruiting for the following positions:

1. Senior Molecular Biologist / Senior Technologist
2. Field Application Specialist.

 

POSITION
Senior Molecular Biologist / Senior Technologist

DESCRIPTION
The senior Technologist:
a. Will report to the scientific director or medical director and maintain proper professional relationship with other staff members.
b. Is responsible for diligent performance of wide variety of molecular biology experiments by manual and automated devices, implementing new assays, assay validation, assay troubleshooting, participation in QA, writing of SOPs, reporting of results, reviewing of written SOPs, keeping inventory of incoming and outgoing molecular reagents and consumables, assist in shipping and receiving none infectious and biohazard materials from local and international partners, providing support to operations staff.

Note: Listed responsibilities are essential but not exhaustive of the usual duty associated with the position. May include other duties the company may consider relevant to your position.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
MSc or degree in molecular biology or biotechnology with at least 2.5 years of wet lab experience in PCR procedures with minimum of 1.5 years’ experience in a biosafety level 2 lab. Candidate must have performed a minimum of 1000 extractions and PCR Amplifications. PHD with limited experience may apply.

Please Note that certifications and short training in molecular biology won’t suffice.

Our interview will be fully practical based, hence candidate without the above experience need not apply.

Only candidates with the prerequisite experience and qualifications will be shortlisted.

Interested candidates should forward their CV and cover letter with THE JOB TITLE AS SUBJECT OF THE EMAIL to hr@demyhealth.com

Application closes 7th July, 2020.

 

POSITION
Field Application Specialist

JOB REQUIREMENTS/RESPONSIBILITIES
The Field Applications Scientist will:
a. Partner with customers to provide technical training, troubleshooting, and complaint resolution. This role requires communication, time management, situational awareness, and collaboration with other team members for effective customer complaint resolution. The Field Applications Scientist is a major player in the customer support team; hence, must ensure customer satisfaction always.
b. Serve as a scientific consultant during pre- and post-sales activities and will collaborate with the rest of the commercial team to maximize sales growth and customer satisfaction.
c. Be expected to build and maintain strong relationships across territory Service and Support teams, Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, and Quality organizations.
d. Coordinate new equipment installations, including facility inspections, instrument validation, and customer training.
e. Instruct customers on operations and maintenance of equipment; review and approve operational quality of equipment.
f. Troubleshoot issues related to user’s technical skills, assay design, experimental design, software and instruments.
g. Interpret customer needs and identify the specific company’s department the duty for a problem resolution falls under e.g. sales personnel, engineering, or other company personnel.
h. Develop and maintain positive relationships with customers and providing strategic and competitive customer feedback to Marketing and other team members.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
A degree in life sciences such as molecular biology, biotechnology, med lab science, microbiology, biochemistry, medicine or social sciences such as Marketing etc. with a demonstrable track record of sales of molecular biology equipment, test kits and consumables
Applicant MUST have a proven history of sales of molecular biology instruments, reagents and consumables in order to be considered.
Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs.
Only candidates with the prerequisite experience and qualifications will be shortlisted.

Interested candidates should forward their CV and cover letter with THE JOB TITLE AS SUBJECT OF THE EMAIL to hr@demyhealth.com

Application closes 7th July, 2020.

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