Field Applications Support - Bacteriology

£30,000 - £39,999
Sep 19, 2017
Oct 20, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you like resolving problems? And have a strong laboratory microbiology/virology /bacteriology background and practical experience. As a world leader the field of in vitro diagnostic, my client focuses on infectious diseases, providing automated systems and reagents for both medical analysis and product quality control in the Agri-food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries. They have an opening for a Field Application Support Specialist -Industry based ideally central UK - Midlands, or near Hampshire, or Berkshire or even Dublin as the role covers Ireland too. The role: • Provide on-site training for customers within the designated area and across other territories as required. Participate in training for customers or members of staff at as required. • Provide technical support for pre-sales activities, such as on-site product presentations and demonstrations, and participate at exhibitions as requested. • Provide technical support for sales and marketing staff in the organization and performance of on-site evaluations and trails. Comprehensive reports to be prepared as requested. • Maintain product, technical and professional knowledge. Attend company and external training courses and meetings. Keep abreast of relevant scientific literature. Be familiar with all relevant company technical manuals and literature. • Ensure effective customer coverage within the designated territory and across other territories as required, by accurate identification of customer needs, efficient planning and placing relevant priority on visits. Record all activities in appropriate calendars and generate reports for each activity in various UK and corporate IT applications in a timely fashion. • Assist in any other duties within the company as requested. Studies-Experience: - Educated to degree level in life science subjects. - Ideally 3 years microbiology laboratory experience - Confident, calm effective communicator - Willing to undertake administrative tasks - Willing to travel as required, primarily UK & Ireland Skills and Qualifications: - Good core knowledge of current bacteriology and virology methods and techniques - IT proficient - Good time management skills Contact: Michelle Singleton at AES for more details and or send your CV stating why you should be selected for this role quoting ref: MS 913577 This vacancy is being advertised by Applied Executive Selection Ltd. The services advertised by Applied Executive Selection Ltd are those of an Employment Agency. Whilst we make every effort to reply to all applications within a week, if you have not received a reply within 14 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion