King's College London

PET Production Manager

Reference: THW/18/059639/001010
Salary Details: £41,212 to £49,149 per annum
Allowances: Plus £3,223 London Allowance
Contract Type: Permanent
Contract Term: Full time

We are looking to recruit an experienced professional to act as Production manager for our new PET isotope production facility (the PERL). The post holder will have overall responsibility for the production of clinical PET radiotracers at the facility.

This will include production of established and new radiopharmaceuticals, documentation (SOPs, validation results, trending, etc.), overview of production, and building a proactive lab culture in the department; organising rotas for PET Chemistry staff (in consultation with the Operations Manager and QC manager) for supply of PET radiopharmaceuticals; training of staff in production-related activities; and ensuring compliance with appropriate MHRA, radiation safety and other relevant legislation.

The postholder will ensure overall management of the production team.

The postholder will be expected to take an active role in the planning and implementation of the new PET radiochemistry Production laboratories (Positron Emitting Radiotracer Laboratory, PERL) as well as maintaining productions at the existing PET chemistry facilities until they are phased out.

The selection process will include competency based questions, a presentation and a panel interview.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please contact: Prof Tony Gee ( or Dr Farah Shah (

To apply for this role, please go to the King’s College London HireWire Job Board
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Closing date: 31 August 2018

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If you have questions about this role, please contact: Anthony Gee, Professor, Email:,

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