Clinigen Group plc is a rapidly-growing global specialty pharmaceutical and services company with a unique combination of businesses focused on delivering the right medicine to the right patient at the right time to improve the quality of people’s lives around the world. The group consists of complementary businesses that focus on key areas of global medicine supply: clinical trial, unlicensed and licensed medicines. Our businesses can operate efficiently in a complex global regulatory environment and can ensure that precious medicines are delivered securely and effectively, wherever they are needed throughout the product lifecycle.

We are currently 1200+ people, headquartered in the UK, with sites in Burton-on-Trent, Weybridge and the North East and global offices in the US, Asia Pacific, South Africa, and across Europe. Clinigen is a rapidly growing company that has a great future ahead. To sustain our growth, we’re always on the lookout for motivated, ambitious and committed individuals to join our highly successful team.


Based in the North East working in our Aseptic Services facility, the Microbiology Analyst will perform the environmental monitoring process as part of our sterility program.

Responsibilities (Not exhaustive)

  • Undertake Quality Control assessment of materials in accordance with defined procedures
  • Undertake stock control activities relating to materials or consumables used within the Microbiology Laboratory or within the Environmental Monitoring Programme
  • Perform environmental monitoring, including the preparation of settle plates, contact plates and TVC (Total Viable Count) samples
  • Perform sample receipt
  • Interpret environmental monitoring samples and perform microbial identification when required
  • To update the environmental monitoring trending databases
  • To undertake general housekeeping duties within the Microbiology laboratory
  • To undertake project work as part of a team when necessary
  • To observe and actively promote Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)


  • Experience of performing environmental monitoring procedures
  • A track record of working to GMP would be an advantage
  • Formal qualifications in Microbiology are preferred but not essential
  • Excellent aseptic technique
  • A proven track record of practical microbiology experience
  • A background in a clean room environment would be advantageous


If this role is of interest to you, please email a recent copy of your CV and a covering letter to and a member of the Talent Acquisition team will be in touch.