Working together to
promote the advance
of all aspects of
cancer research.

Scientific Officer – Flow Cytometry

·         Salary in the range of £17,489 - £26,546 per annum (dependent upon  experience)

·         Job Ref: MI/19/37

·         Full time

·         Permanent


About the role:

They are currently looking for an enthusiastic Scientific Officer within the Flow Cytometry Facility. The aim of this post is to assist in the provision of a cell sorting service and to provide general flow cytometry support.


About you:

You should have an interest in cancer research/biological sciences and an interest in developing technical expertise. You should have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) including science (or equivalent relevant experience).  In-house training will be provided.  The post will suit those looking to start a career in a technical and specialised field. You should be self-motivated to learn on the job, have good communication skills and enjoy working as a part of a team.


Why choose Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute?

The Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute (, an Institute of The University of Manchester (, is a world-leading centre for excellence in cancer research.  The Institute is core funded by Cancer Research UK (, the largest independent cancer research organisation in the world. They are currently situated at the internationally-renowned life sciences campus at Alderley Park in Cheshire England, 15 miles from Manchester, a vibrant and dynamic city surrounded by beautiful countryside.


They are partnered with The Christie NHS Foundation Trust (adjacent to the CRUK MI Paterson Building) in South Manchester (, one of the largest cancer treatment centres in Europe.  These factors combine to provide an exceptional environment in which to pursue basic, translational and clinical research programmes.


How to apply?

To apply for this position please visit the job section of their website:

(currently running alongside our main CRUK MI website page:


For any informal enquiries about this post, please contact Jeff Barry email:


Closing date: 4 August 2019. 


Start Date

10th July 2019

Closing Date

4th August 2019