Do you want to contribute to top quality medical research?

Within the Center for Infectious Medicine (CIM), you get a unique opportunity to work closely together with researchers in an engaging and international research environment. Here you can contribute to high-quality research by being part of the unit's support Team for the researchers. CIM has 16 research groups and is located within Karolinska Institutet's newly established research facility, ANA Futura, which offers excellent infrastructure at the forefront of research.

Your mission

We are looking for a lab manager to lead the work in the support Team at CIM. The Support team has a critical function in ensuring that CIM is a well-functioning state-of-the art research facility. You will have a manager role and work closely together with a laboratory technician to provide organizational, logistical and administrative support to our researchers. As a lab manager you will plan and lead the work within the CIM Support Team and in a service-oriented manner integrate the Support Team into CIM's basic operations/research environment. Your role will be to ensure that the unit is stocked and have well-organized functional laboratories, as well as that the unit operates in accordance with current working and safety regulations (chemical and biosafety).

Your profile

We are looking for you who have:

  •  A background from a relevant discipline such as biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology etc.
  • Previous experience working in the laboratory setting.
  • Previous experience working as a lab manager is a merit.
  • Good knowledge of Swedish and English, written and spoken.
  • Previous experience working with biosafety aspects, ordering system Agresso and chemical inventory using the KLARA systems is a merit. 

As a person, you are structured and have good communication skills. You enjoy working in a dynamic and international milieu, both independently and in a team. You are thorough in your work, the documentation, and the planning of it.

Emphasis will be on personal skills such as taking responsibility, flexibility, teamwork, problem solving; all in a service-oriented way.

What do we offer?

A creative and inspiring environment with wide-ranging expertise and interests. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world's leading medical universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life and to promote a better health for all. At Karolinska Institutet, we conduct successful medical research and hold the largest range of medical education in Sweden. Karolinska Institutet is also a state university, which entitles you to several good benefits through our collective agreement. And you get to practice freely in our modern wellness facilities, where trained staff are on site.

Location: Flemingsberg Campus

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Welcome to apply at the latest 2023-06-08.

The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.In this recruitment, you will apply with your CV without a personal letter. Instead, you will answer some questions about why you are applying for the job in the application form. 

Permanent position is initiated by a six months trial period.

Want to make a difference? Join us and contribute to better health for all

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment According to agreement
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Flemingsberg
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number STÖD 2-2124/2023
  • Mattias Svensson,
Union representative
  • Belinda Pannagel, SACO,
  • Sidinh Luc, SACO,
  • Mari Gilljam, OFR,
Published 25.May.2023
Last application date 15.Jun.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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