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Kiadis Pharma is focused on cell-based immunotherapy products, as an adjunctive to a haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), for the treatment of blood cancers and inherited blood disorders. The Company’s product candidates have the potential to make allogeneic HSCT safer and more effective for patients.

Based on the positive results from the single dose Phase II trial with lead product ATIR101™ in patients with blood cancer, the Company submitted a Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in April 2017, for approval of ATIR101™ across the European Union as an adjunctive treatment in HSCT for malignant disease. In addition, Kiadis Pharma has received regulatory approval in various countries to start dosing patients in a Phase III trial with ATIR101™ that will be performed across Europe and North America. ATIR101™ has been granted Orphan Drug Designations both in the US and Europe.

The Company’s second product candidate, ATIR201™, will address beta thalassemia, an inherited blood disorder.

Kiadis Pharma was granted an Advanced Therapy Medicinal Product (ATMP) certificate for manufacturing quality and non-clinical data by the EMA.

The Company’s shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam and Euronext Brussels.

 

We are looking for an experienced technician for the Analytical Development and Quality Control department with an education in cell biology, immunology, hematology, or related fields.

The ideal candidate has at least 2 years of experience in a cell biology/immunology/hematology laboratory environment within the pharmaceutical / biotech industry. Experience in working with primary cells as well as immunological techniques is required. Hands-on experience with flow cytometry would be highly beneficial. Experience and affinity with QC testing under GMP according to standard operating procedures, assay development or assay validations would be a plus.

The technician will independently perform and analyze cell based assays, mainly by flow cytometry and ELISA on Kiadis Pharma’s cell based medicinal products. He/she will be involved in the development/improvement of bioanalytical methods in close collaboration with scientists, method validations under GMP and will support process development. The candidate is a good team player with strong communication skills who will ensure a high level of quality and delivers according to timelines.

You will be joining a team of experienced scientists and technicians working on the development of personalized cell based-medicinal products. The lab team is located at the Amsterdam Science Park.

Kiadis Pharma is a public clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on research, development and future commercialization of innovative cell-based immunotherapy products that provide for a safer and more efficacious treatment of blood cancers and inherited blood disorders, improving survival and quality of life and addressing significant unmet medical needs.

Requirements:

  • HBO / Master.
  • >2 years of experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience with biological assays and cell culture.
  • Affinity to and comprehension of quality control procedures.
  • Quality-minded and reliable.

For further information, please contact Jeroen Elderhorst, HR Manager, by phone at +31 (0)20 3140 250. You can e-mail your motivation letter and resume to HR@kiadis.com.