NGS localization specialist

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Last update: 10 January 2022 | Location: Nordics (home-based) | Education: BSc, MSc or PhD | Language: English (+ Nordic language preferred)

Macrogen Europe BV is a leading provider of genome sequencing services for academic and clinical research, as well as the life sciences industry. We provide flexible, fast sequencing of DNA and RNA with comprehensive, reliable data. Our services are available across Europe and Africa and include Sanger sequencing and a wide range of next generation sequencing services.

Our main office is located in Amsterdam and we are part of Macrogen's global network, which has offices and sequencing facilities in South Korea, the US, Japan, Spain and Singapore – and is working closely with over 18,000 researchers in 153 countries. You can visit our website (macrogen-europe.com) to find out more about our company.

 

For the dynamic, rapidly developing European market, we are looking for a talented, home-based NGS localization manager to cover the Nordic region.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure successful delivery of our next generation sequencing (NGS) services to meet customer demand in a timely manner 
  • Business development, generating new leads (especially in the clinical field) and reaching annual sales targets
  • Be the primary point of contact for customers and build long-term relationships  
  • Negotiate contracts and close agreements to maximize profit
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to achieve business objectives
  • Work in an entrepreneurial environment where you take initiative in generating new project leads and expand market share 

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor, master or PhD degree in life science (genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, biotechnology or similar) is a must
  • Knowledge of NGS and bioinformatics is an advantage
  • Strategic thinking and result oriented
  • Able to work in multi-cultural environment with leadership and management skills
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Fluent English, both in speaking and writing; additional Nordic language preferred

 

Please make sure to send your CV and cover letter to recruit@macrogen-europe.com with the heading NGS localization specialist. We only accept applications through email.