RNA Biologist - Plant Biology

RNA Biologist - Plant Biology

Job Title: RNA Biologist - Plant Biology
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH2609_1564997487
Contact Name: Jodie Murray
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Job Published: August 05, 2019 10:31

Job Description

RNA Biologist - Plant Science

Job Location: Norwich, East Anglia
Job Salary: Competitive Dependent on Experience
Job Details: Generous holidays, Pension, normal working hours
Job Sectors: Plant Biology Jobs / Plant Science Jobs / RNA Biology Jobs / PhD Biology Jobs / CRISPR Jobs / RNA Molecular Biology Jobs / Biology Jobs

Our client, a company that specialises in plant sciences and molecular microbiology, are looking for a recent or experienced RNA Biologist graduate to join their team.

They are looking for someone educated to PhD level or master's level with experience in RNAi Biology and molecular sequencing. The right candidate will have experience in industry or in a post doc role. The company are in a period of growth after acquiring research funding and are looking for a candidate to grow and develop with them.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the development of RNA-based technology
  • Developing new crop protection products
  • Contributing to projects at all phases from discovery to trials stage
  • General laboratory work and house keeping

Job Requirements:

  • A PhD or MSc in Molecular Biology or related subject
  • Experience in industry or post doc roles is highly preferred
  • Experience and knowledge of RNAi as a tool and gene silencing in crops and plants


  • Working knowledge of CRISPR