CY Partners


Microbiology Analyst

Ref: 128

11 June 2024
North London, London

Location: Greater London

Contract: 12 months  

Salary: up to £30,000

Shift: 6am – 6pm/6pm – 6am on rotation


Do you crave a dynamic laboratory setting where you can expand your knowledge of microbiology?


Our client, a leader in delivering high quality, processed biological materials is seeking a talented Microbiologist to join their growing team. In this exciting opportunity, you'll conduct a wide range of microbiological tests on biological samples, ensuring quality and sterility through GMP compliance and SOP adherence.


As a Microbiology Analyst, you will be responsible for:

  • Conducting a wide range of microbiological tests and environmental sampling following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and GMP guidelines.
  • Analysing and reporting results.
  • Reporting any deviations, out-of-specification results, and assisting with investigations.
  • Maintaining cleanliness, calibration, and functionality of laboratory equipment.
  • Preparing reagents, standards, and samples.
  • Adhering to laboratory safety protocols and contributing to improving safety practices.
  • Organizing assigned work activities, reporting any issues or delays to the laboratory management in a timely manner.
  • Participating in internal audits to ensure compliance with GMP regulations and record-keeping practices.
  • Maintaining accurate and complete laboratory records in accordance with established procedures.


To be considered as a Microbiology Analyst, you will need the following:

  • A BSc degree in Microbiology or a closely related field.
  • A strong understanding of microbiological principles and aseptic techniques.
  • Experience in performing routine microbiology techniques, such as sterility testing, endotoxin testing, bioburden testing, microbial enumeration, microscopy & microbial identification
  • Proficiency in using various microbiological equipment and software (e.g., LIMS - Laboratory Information Management System).
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to interpret data and troubleshoot issues.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining high-quality standards.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with colleagues and report findings clearly.


This is a shift role, hours are 6am-6pm/6pm-6am on rotation.


This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate Microbiologist to make a significant impact in a growing company.


Please apply online or contact Umul Ahmed at CY Partners on 02037455729 or  


Keywords:  Microbiologist, Microbiology, Quality Control (QC), Laboratory Analyst, GMP, Good Manufacturing Practice, Aseptic Technique, Sterility Testing, Endotoxin Testing, Bioburden Testing, Microbial Enumeration, Microscopy, Microbial Identification, LIMS, Pharmaceutical, GMP manufacturing


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