Principal Scientific Officer - Pathogen Genpmics Bioinformatician - Be

Recruiter
Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) Northern Ireland Civil Service
Location
Belfast
Salary
47749.00 - 52334.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Principal Scientific Officer - Pathogen Genpmics Bioinformatician
REF:
IRC220207
SALARY: GBP47,749 - GBP52,334
DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI)
LOCATION: AFBI Stormont, Belfast

This new post offers an exciting opportunity for a skilled and experienced Pathogen Genome Bioinformatician to join AFBI at a pivotal time to enable AFBI to harness the potential of genomics across the diverse data streams and remits of AFBI and to establish a new cross-cutting pathogen genomics and bioinformatics platform to drive the development of AFBI in forthcoming years. The successful candidate will lead and manage this high-priority area within a well-established and multi-disciplinary scientific group, providing considerable impacts for the agri-food industry and tangible achievements both within and beyond academia.

Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information and to apply, please click on the 'Apply' button.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 . Email:

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC220207

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Monday 21st August 2017.

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and Females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.

AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employer

ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT