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Oncoinvent presents a unique opportunity to join an expanding pharmaceutical start-up with both R&D and production established in-house which enables both hands-on lab work as well as working with external partners.

The company has solid owners and is currently in late preclinical phase with its lead product (Radspherin®) which is produced in Nydalen.

The candidates should be looking for the energy in a start up with the ambition to make a difference. Successful candidates should be flexible, team-oriented yet able to work independently, and be analytical and results oriented.

If you would like to send us an open application, please send your application and résumé to info@oncoinvent.com

 

Senior Research Scientist Drug Development

Oncoinvent AS is looking for a Senior Scientist to fill in for a member of the R&D team that is going on maternity leave. Today the R&D team consists of six research scientists and PhD students. The position is an exciting opportunity to work in an innovative and dynamic start-up company and participate in the development of novel pharmaceuticals.

The successful candidate will together with the Research and Development team participate in development of the pipeline of the Company.

Key responsibilities and work tasks:

  • Design, plan and perform experimental work for development and analyses of test product candidates
  • Participate in development of the research platform of the company
  • Record, analyze and communicate results within the company and to the scientific community
  • Record and report result of analyses in accordance with prescribed lab procedures and systems
  • Prepare regulatory documents
  • Participate in development of project plans
  • Track progress against project plans, generate regular status updates, and communicate progress and issues
  • Coordinate and lead writing of SOPs, policy manuals, and other instructional documents
  • Contribute in project developments at contract manufacturer/laboratories
  • Follow up Contract Research Organization. Ensure good communication and cooperation with research organizations, contracts manufacturer and laboratories
  • The position requires work with radioactive materials. It is therefore important to comply with radiation protection and other health and safety procedures during laboratory experiments.

Qualifications and experience:

The holder of the Senior Research Scientist Drug Development position should have the following documented qualifications and experience:

  • D. in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, biotechnology
  • Minimum 5 years practical, hands-on experience in experimental research
  • Experience in drug development, preferentially within the field of radiopharmaceuticals
  • Experience in publication in peer-reviewed journals
  • Strong problem-solving, troubleshooting and written/oral communication skills
  • A successful candidate will have to be able to work in a multidisciplinary team while being able to plan and perform practical work independently

Location

The holder of this position will be based at Oncoinvent AS facilities, Gullhaugveien 7, 0484 Oslo. The position will report to the Chief Scientific Officer.

About Oncoinvent

Oncoinvent is a privately held Norwegian company based in Nydalen, Oslo. The company is committed to developing novel, innovative products to provide better treatment options for cancer patients. The Oncoinvent team consists of 27 employees and the company is growing. In December 2017 Oncoinvent finished building a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to produce drug product intended for use pre-clinical and early phase clinical trials.

Application deadline: 06. November 2020

Type of Position:  One year temporary position

Contact

Tina B Bønsdorff
Chief Scientific Officer
Mobile:+47 47024922
E-mail: bonsdorff@oncoinvent.com

Research Technician

Oncoinvent AS is looking for a Research Technician to strengthen the Research and Development team at the laboratory facility in Oslo. Today the R&D team consists of six research scientists and PhD students. The position is an exciting opportunity to work in an innovative and dynamic company and participate in the development of novel pharmaceuticals.

Key responsibilities and work tasks:

  • Daily maintenance of the research laboratory, including maintaining of equipment and instruments and ordering of laboratory supplies and equipment
  • Assist in planning and performing analyses and research experiments
  • Record, analyse and communicate results of experiments
  • Write and review experimental protocols and reports
  • Organize data and results
  • Troubleshooting of experimental design and analytical methods
  • Maintain and troubleshoot analytical instrumentation as needed
  • Writing of SOPs and other instructional documents
  • The position requires work with radioactive materials. It is therefore important to comply with radiation protection and other health and safety procedures during laboratory experiments.

Qualifications and experience:

The holder of this position should have the following documented qualifications and experience:

  • B.Sc. in chemistry, biotechnology, biology or analytical chemistry.
  • Relevant work experience in cell biology, drug development, chemistry and/or radiochemistry.
  • Working knowledge in Norwegian and English.
  • A successful candidate will have to be able to work in a multidisciplinary team while being able to plan and perform practical work independently.

Location

The holder of this position will be based at Oncoinvent AS facilities, Gullhaugveien 7, 0484 Oslo. The position will report to the Chief Scientific Officer.

About Oncoinvent

Oncoinvent is a privately held Norwegian company based in Nydalen, Oslo. The company is committed to developing novel, innovative products to provide better treatment options for cancer patients. The Oncoinvent team consists of 27 employees and the company is growing. In December 2017 Oncoinvent finished building a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to produce drug product intended for use pre-clinical and early phase clinical trials.

Application deadline: 06. November 2020

Type of Position: Permanent

Contact

Tina B Bønsdorff
Chief Scientific Officer
Mobile:+47 47024922
E-mail: bonsdorff@oncoinvent.com

Research Technician

Oncoinvent AS is looking for a Senior Scientist to fill in for a member of the R&D team that is going on maternity leave. Today the R&D team consists of six research scientists and PhD students. The position is an exciting opportunity to work in an innovative and dynamic start-up company and participate in the development of novel pharmaceuticals.

The successful candidate will together with the Research and Development team participate in development of the pipeline of the Company.

Key responsibilities and work tasks:

  • Design, plan and perform experimental work for development and analyses of test product candidates
  • Participate in development of the research platform of the company
  • Record, analyze and communicate results within the company and to the scientific community
  • Record and report result of analyses in accordance with prescribed lab procedures and systems
  • Prepare regulatory documents
  • Participate in development of project plans
  • Track progress against project plans, generate regular status updates, and communicate progress and issues
  • Coordinate and lead writing of SOPs, policy manuals, and other instructional documents
  • Contribute in project developments at contract manufacturer/laboratories
  • Follow up Contract Research Organization. Ensure good communication and cooperation with research organizations, contracts manufacturer and laboratories
  • The position requires work with radioactive materials. It is therefore important to comply with radiation protection and other health and safety procedures during laboratory experiments.

 

Qualifications and experience:

The holder of the Senior Research Scientist Drug Development position should have the following documented qualifications and experience:

  • Ph.D. in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, biotechnology
  • Minimum 5 years practical, hands-on experience in experimental research
  • Experience in drug development, preferentially within the field of radiopharmaceuticals
  • Experience in publication in peer-reviewed journals
  • Strong problem-solving, troubleshooting and written/oral communication skills
  • A successful candidate will have to be able to work in a multidisciplinary team while being able to plan and perform practical work independently

Location

The holder of this position will be based at Oncoinvent AS facilities, Gullhaugveien 7, 0484 Oslo. The position will report to the Chief Scientific Officer.

About Oncoinvent

Oncoinvent is a privately held Norwegian company based in Nydalen, Oslo. The company is committed to developing novel, innovative products to provide better treatment options for cancer patients. The Oncoinvent team consists of 27 employees and the company is growing. In December 2017 Oncoinvent finished building a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to produce drug product intended for use pre-clinical and early phase clinical trials.

Application deadline: 06. November 2020

Type of Position: One year temporary position

Contact

Tina B Bønsdorff
Chief Scientific Officer
Mobile:+47 47024922
E-mail: bonsdorff@oncoinvent.com

Jan Alan Alfheim

Chief Executive Officer

alfheim@oncoinvent.com

+47 464 40 045

Jan A. Alfheim is a business executive with over thirty years’ experience bringing product ideas and technology to the chemical and pharmaceutical markets, from product concept inception through discovery and development phases to final marketing campaign and launch.

With experience in research, project management, business development & partnering, company start-ups, and product launches, Alfheim comes from Nordic Nanovector ASA where he was Chief Executive Officer from 2011 until 2014 and Chief Operating Officer from 2014 to 2016. Prior to working at Nordic Nanovector, he has held various senior roles including Chief Business Officer at Clavis Pharma, President of StemPath Inc, Director of Business Development at Neurochem Inc and Project Director at Nycomed Imaging. Mr. Alfheim holds a MSc from Concordia University and a MBA from McGill University.