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At 4D pharma, we understand that developing a new therapeutic class is challenging. We also understand that our people are our greatest resource – and we look to recruit ambitious and talented individuals from all over the world to be part of this exciting new area of medicine.

Please see our current career opportunities below:

Purpose of the Job

4D Pharma Research have an excellent opportunity for a full time administrator to join the team. The successful candidate will provide support to the Research site, this includes reception duties, general office admin duties and HR admin duties. The successful candidate will also book travel, organise events and meetings, file expenses, keep various spreadsheets up to date and liaise with internal and external individuals.

Experience / Qualifications Required

  • 3+ years of administrative experience
  • 1+ years of HR administrative experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Discretion and trustworthiness is essential
  • Good knowledge of standard office software packages

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Act as a first point of contact for the Research Site
  • Provide general & HR administrative support
  • Manage diaries, organise meetings and appointments
  • Manage PO’s for the Research site
  • Book travel and accommodation
  • Liaise with internal and external individuals
  • Various other administrative duties

How to apply

Please send all applications to:

Lucy Christie- Group HR Manager


Telephone 01224 900 460

About the Company

4D Pharma PLC is a pharmaceutical company focussed on developing therapeutics from the human gut microbiome. Live biotherapeutic products (LBPs) derived from the gut microbiome represent a new class of drugs that contain live organisms for the prevention, treatment or cure of disease. 4D Pharma is a world leader in the LBP field and currently has three clinical stage programmes (in immuno-oncology, IBS and IBD) and a strong pipeline of pre-clinical programmes in autoimmunity, inflammation and CNS disease.

Purpose of the Job

The successful candidate will provide technical support to the activities of the Microbiology (Isolation) Group in 4D Pharma Research Ltd. The candidate will be responsible for supporting the team in performing characterisation of bacteria, as well as preparing cultures for screening assays and preclinical studies. Previous practical experience in Microbiology and excellent aseptic technique are essential. Full training will be provided.

Experience / Qualifications Required

  • This position has a minimum requirement of a HND in microbiology, biochemistry, biology, or biomedical sciences or relevant experience
  • Competency in a variety of microbiological laboratory techniques
  • Experience with bacterial culturing techniques, including strict anaerobes would be advantageous
  • Ability to follow SOPs and an accurate way of working in the laboratory
  • Excellent organisational skills and accurate record keeping, attention to detail

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Provide technical support to the 4D Pharma Isolation team
  • Perform microbiological laboratory techniques and protocols
  • Keep accurate and detailed records of data
  • Attend and contribute to research group meetings
  • Out of hours work when required

How to apply
Please send all applications to:
Lucy Christie
Telephone 01224 900 460

We always welcome applications from talented individuals even if a role is not advertised we would be keen to hear from you. Please send your CV to