About Minerva Imaging

Minerva Imaging is a scientifically driven CRO founded in 2011. Our focus is on the use of advanced oncology models and molecular imaging for translational cancer research and drug development.

We engage with our clients to understand their scientific questions and discuss how our methods and capabilities can provide answers.

Our competences build on more than two decades of research within oncology and molecular imaging performed at the University of Copenhagen and Rigshospitalet, the National University Hospital of Denmark.

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Leadership

Carsten H. Nielsen, PhD

Co-founder, CEO

Andreas Kjaer, Prof., MD, PhD, DMSc

Co-founder, CSO

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We are continuously looking for motivated and skilled people.
Feel free to send us your unsolicited application to: hr@minervaimaging.com

Current open positions:

Minerva Imaging’s vision is to become the leading contract research and contract development organization for targeted radionuclide therapy, enabling improved treatment regimens for cancer patients. We aim to excel in delivering customized cancer radiopharmaceutical research and serve as an extended research team for our collaborators. We have built a global leading R&D platform for targeted radionuclide therapy and now add Contract Development and Manufacturing to enable integrated planning and faster execution of promising new radionuclide theragnostic projects in close collaboration with leading researchers, biotech, and pharmaceutical companies.

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Minerva is at the forefront of R&D in the theranostic area, and we are in a very fast-paced environment, where our researchers directly impact the advancement of new improved, and lifesaving drugs for seriously ill cancer patients. We have the ambition to be the difference for our clients, collaborating on advancing new treatment modalities for patients.

Our plans for the new Head of Production
We are looking for an ambitious, energetic, empathic, self-driven leader to head the Contract Development and Manufacturing organization of Minerva. The Head of Production will lead all Minerva CDMO activities in close collaboration with the Minerva R&D organization and will refer to the CEO of the company.

The CDMO activity is established as a greenfield project and a hands-on attitude is required to build the activity from the early start, being able to grow with the success of the company. Minerva already has several clients in line for the CDMO services and we envision a fast-paced start-up as soon as the equipment is installed and qualified in the new facility. The Head of Production will also take part in the qualification process for the facility, negotiations with key clients, and transfer of methods and procedures from the Minerva R&D environment to the cGMP manufacturing unit.

Experience

  • Experience in the manufacturing of radiopharmaceuticals (diagnostic or therapeutic) is essential.
  • Familiar with the European and American cGMP manufacturing regulations, and preferably also the GCP regulation.
  • Leadership or project leader experience

Personal characteristics
We are looking for an entrepreneurial character, with the ambition to drive and build a new activity, which is critical for the development of new cancer treatment regimens and client success.

Personality

  • Ambitious entrepreneur
  • Team player
  • Direction setting for the team
  • Problem-solving and make it work attitude
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and service-oriented organization

Other

  • Background in chemistry or physics
  • Commercial attitude
  • English required
  • Danish is an advantage

Commencement of assignment: August 2022

Please submit your application no later than June 30, 2022, by applying the link. The application must include a motivated cover letter and a CV addressing the listed
qualifications.

If you have questions regarding the recruiting process, please contact Talents2work; Janne Erwolter at +45 4023 6033 or at jse@talents2work.dk. Applications will be evaluated continuously, and potential candidates will be invited for job
interviews accordingly.

About Minerva Imaging
Minerva Imaging is a scientifically-driven CRO founded in 2011 approaching 80 employees. Our focus is on the use of advanced animal models within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development. We engage with our collaborators to understand their scientific questions and discuss how our methods and capabilities can provide answers. We are rapidly growing, and the right candidate will be a key contributor to maintaining the scientific foundation and our approach to research while expanding our business. You will join a highly specialized CRO / CDMO, with ambitions of taking disease treatment to the next generation of personalized medicines. We are an informal organization with a strong focus on open and honest communication. We value humor and a natural care for one another, meaning stepping up and lending a helping hand to a colleague when needed.

GE Healthcare and Minerva Imaging are looking for a Scientist with chemistry or physics background

The scientist will be key for establishing a leading cGMP manufacturing site for radiopharmaceuticals in the greater Copenhagen area and will become part of a fast-growing 100 employee organization with high ambitions. GE Healthcare and Minerva Imaging have a strategic partnership and an aligned vision of delivering true precision medicine and advancing clinical development in Oncology and Cardiology using advanced imaging, innovative diagnostic tracers and targeted radiotherapy

The role will support Minerva’s radiotracer and radiopharmaceutical development and help ensure GE Healthcare competencies, network and know-how are effectively leveraged to make Minerva Imaging successful in the establishment of its new expanded cGMP radiotracer production.

Expected specific tasks:

  • Drive the scientific tracer development related partnership with GE Healthcare and Minerva Imaging
  • Support initial production batches for validation for Minerva regulatory approvals
  • Support chemistry development work for new metal-based tracers as per Minerva project pipeline
  • Lead technical feasibility and optimization of radionuclide production leveraging GE’s expertise in Uppsala

Initially the scientist will be employed by GE Healthcare and focus on knowledge sharing and establishing expertise on the Minerva site, transferring into a full Minerva Imaging employment after approximately 2 years. The person will work out of Ølstykke, Denmark with an initial 1-2 months training session at the GE Healthcare’s site in Uppsala, Sweden.

Qualifications:

  • Chemist/Physicist (min. MSc)
  • Analytical chemistry or isotope production and characterization experience

Preferred:

  • Previous experience of production tracers with GE Healthcare radiopharmacy equipment (Cyclotrons, FASTlab etc.)
  • Previous experience with radiometals including nuclide production/purification and tracer labelling
  • Preferred: Danish and English or living in the region with Scandinavian language
  • GMP experience or other significant GMP insight

Other
Minerva Imaging is a fast-growing, entrepreneurial, and scientifically driven CRO with the ambition to be the globally leading CRO in the area of expertise. The job will involve some travelling and require work with radiation with all appropriate health and safety measures in place.

Read more about the partnership between GE Healthcare and Minerva Imaging here.

Please submit your application at info@minervaimaging.com as soon as possible and no later than 15th July 2022. We will evaluate applications as they are received. The application must include a motivated cover letter and a CV addressing the listed qualifications.

About GE Healthcare

As a leading global medical technology, pharmaceutical diagnostics, and digital solutions innovator, GE Healthcare enables clinicians to make faster, more informed decisions through intelligent devices,  data analytics, applications and services, supported by its Edison intelligence platform. We are committed to fostering an inclusive culture of respect, transparency, and unyielding integrity. GE Healthcare is a global leader in cyclotrons and provides full TRACERcenter solutions.

About Minerva Imaging

Minerva Imaging is a scientifically-driven CRO founded in 2011 approaching 100 employees. Our focus is on the use of advanced animal models within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development. We engage with our collaborators to understand their scientific questions and discuss how our methods and capabilities can provide answers. We are rapidly growing, and the right candidate will be a key contributor to maintaining the scientific foundation and our approach to research while expanding our business. You will join a highly specialized CRO, with ambitions of taking disease treatment to the next generation of personalized medicines.

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Are you eager to join a fast-growing scientifically-driven CRO company? Now you have a unique opportunity as we are looking for a Quality Assurance Professional who shares our passion, drive, and energy for research within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development.

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Minerva Imaging is a fast-growing and entrepreneurial-driven CRO with the ambition to be the globally leading CRO in our area of expertise. We aim to excel in delivering customized cancer radiopharmaceutical research and serve as an extended research team for our collaborators. We are currently building a new sterile production facility, and to facilitate the outbuild of our pharmaceutical quality system (PQS) and strengthen the support of our project validation team, we seek a dedicated and talented scientist to join and strengthen our Quality Assurance unit as a QA Professional.

The ideal candidate has a strong scientific understanding, preferably within the analytical chemistry area combined with a high level of academic writing skills. Your interest in quality assurance and your dedication to delivering high-quality work is more important than many years of industry experience. Mindset-wise you must be a citizen of the new digital era.
As an individual you are detail-oriented, thorough, reflective, work structured with a persistent attitude and a critical thinking mindset to deliver high-quality work, and you are a relaxed, kind, and helpful colleague.

Your tasks are varied (and shared within the QA unit) but include

  • Build and upgrade our ePQS (electronic quality management system). Our ePQS covers our research and development studies, GLP archive, and GMP activities.
  • Work as an ePQS superuser and trainer (we will train you in our ePQS) and process responsible for CAPAs, non-conformities, and change control processes.
  • Support colleagues with the drafting of SOPs, work instructions, forms, etc. meaning that you help your colleagues from start to end in their drafting process (medical writing), making sure that all our procedures are consistent across our ePQS and of high quality.
  • GMP QA tasks e.g., review of data packages and certificates of analysis, review of qualification/validation documents and review of SOPs, work instructions, non-conformities, change requests, CAPAs, etc.

Your Profile:

  • A natural sciences background at MSc level or higher e.g., as a pharmacist, engineer, or chemist is required. Experience in radiochemistry or analytical chemistry is considered an advantage.
  • A strong interest in pharmaceutical quality assurance is required.
  • Experience with sterile production, analytical method development, validation/qualification, and/or quality assurance is considered an advantage. Likewise, recent professional GMP courses are also considered an advantage.
  • Strong skills and experience with Excel are preferable.
  • Data-oriented mindset, strong skills within applied IT, and critical thinking is required.
  • Strong academic writing skills in English.
  • Fluent communication and presenting skills in English and Danish are required.
  • Experience with cross-functional teams and an ability to bridge across disciplines are preferable and will be part of your role.

On a personal note, you are

  • Relaxed, kind, and polite.
  • Thorough and detail-oriented.
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Work independently on agreed tasks with a solution-oriented attitude.
  • Work structured towards meeting deadlines.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic service organization with an extremely high academic level.

We are an informal organization with a strong focus on open and honest communication. We value humor and a natural care for one another, meaning stepping up and lending a helping hand to a colleague when needed.

Sounds like you, please submit your application no later than August 7th, 2022, by applying using the link. The application must include a motivated cover letter and a CV addressing the listed qualifications.

If you have questions regarding the recruiting process, please contact Talents2work; Janne Erwolter at +45 4023 6033 or at jse@talents2work.dk

Applications will be evaluated continuously, and potential candidates will be invited for job interviews accordingly.

About Minerva Imaging
Minerva Imaging is a scientifically-driven CRO founded in 2011 approaching 80 employees. Our focus is on the use of advanced animal models within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development. We engage with our collaborators to understand their scientific questions and discuss how our methods and capabilities can provide answers. We are rapidly growing, and the right candidate will be a key contributor to maintaining the scientific foundation and our approach to research while expanding our business. You will join a highly specialized CRO, with ambitions of taking disease treatment to the next generation of personalized medicines.

Are you eager to kick start your professional carrier within the pharmaceutical industry? Now you can do this by joining a fast-growing scientifically driven CRO company that works with the globally most promising biotech and pharma companies within our area of expertise.

We offer a unique opportunity as a Student Assistant to our Quality Assurance team. We are looking for a truly clever head who shares our passion, drive, and energy for research within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development.

Minerva Imaging is a fast growing and entrepreneurial driven CRO with the ambition to be the globally leading CRO in our area of expertise. We aim to excel in delivering customized cancer radiopharmaceutical research and serve as an extended research team to our collaborators. We are currently building a new sterile production facility, and to facilitate the build of our pharmaceutical quality system (PQS) and strengthen the support of our project validation team, we seek a dedicated and talented pharmacist student to join and strengthen our Quality Assurance team as a Student Assistant next to the studies (approximately 8 hours per week). Your tasks will be mainly with data entries and migration, and data verification. With time you may also be introduced to coordination tasks, scientific writing, and routine GMP QA and IT tasks.

The ideal candidate is a pharmacist student with interest and scientific understanding within the analytical chemistry area combined with a natural flair for academic writing. Your interest in science along with your dedication to delivering high quality work are the critical assets as well as mindset-wise you must be a citizen of the new digital era. You will be supported by experienced colleagues that will help and guide you into the tasks and understanding of the pharma area.

As an individual you are detail oriented, thorough, reflected, work structured with a persistent attitude and a critical thinking mindset to deliver high quality work, and you are a relaxed, kind, and a helpful colleague.

Your Profile:

Professional qualifications:

  • Scientific interest and understanding within the analytical chemistry area.
  • General flair for IT
  • Knowledge within Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge within Sharepoint
  • Good communication and presenting skills in English

As a person, you take great pride in your professional work, you are on time and simultaneously manage to be flexible. Other personal qualifications include team spirit, good communication skills and a constructive mind set when troubleshooting is necessary. In general, you have a positive approach and are dedicated to your work. You solve your assignments carefully and thoroughly.

We are an informal organization with a strong focus on open and honest communication. We value humor and a natural care for one another, meaning stepping up and lending a helping hand to a colleague when needed.

We recently implemented our Minerva Imaging Scholar Program to support Minerva Imaging as a Scientifically driven CRO. Through MI Scholar we offer projects for dedicated students within natural sciences that want to work in an interdisciplinary environment alongside enthusiastic and competent colleagues. As a student assistant, you will already be a part of Minerva Imaging and get the opportunity to shape your own master project that can be conducted through the MI Scholar Programme.

Sounds as you, please submit your application to QA Manager Pernille Kløve Sørensen, see contact details below. The application must include a motivated cover letter and a CV addressing the listed qualifications.

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact QA Manager Pernille Kløve Sørensen by phone +45 60656509 or mail pks@minervaimaging.com.

Applications will be evaluated continuously, and potential candidates will be invited for job interviews accordingly.

About Minerva Imaging
Minerva Imaging is a scientifically driven CRO founded in 2011 approaching 80 employees. Our focus is on the use of advanced animal models within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development. We engage with our collaborators to understand their scientific questions and discuss how our methods and capabilities can provide answers. We are rapidly growing, and the right candidate will be a key contributor to maintaining the scientific foundation and our approach to research, while expanding our business. You will join a highly specialized CRO, with ambitions of taking disease treatment to the next generation of personalized medicines.

Til Minerva Imaging i Ølstykke søger vi en dygtig, talstærk og serviceminded økonomiassistent med flair for controlling til at varetage vores mange varierende opgaver i økonomi. Minerva Imaging er en hurtigt voksende kontraktforskningsvirksomhed (CRO) med +80 medarbejdere og flere er på vej. Vores ambition er, at tilbyde vores kunder helt unikke muligheder til den prækliniske forskning indenfor især kræft og hjerte-kar-sygdomme.

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For at supportere organisationen bedst muligt, søger vi derfor en omstillingsparat, fleksibel teamplayer, der har det godt med mange bolde i luften og samtidig er tilstrækkelig detaljeorienteret til at holde kvaliteten i top. Du sætter en ære i at arbejde med høj kvalitet, er punktlig og kan samtidig håndtere ændringer med et smil. Du har generelt en positiv indstilling og arbejder dedikeret og grundigt for at løse dine opgaver som, afhængig af din erfaring og kompetencer, kan indeholde hele eller dele af følgende:

  • Det fulde ansvar for bogholderiet
  • Debitor- og kreditorstyring
  • Løbende controlling-opgaver
  • Momsrapportering samt øvrige indberetninger til myndigheder
  • Udarbejde materiale til brug for månedsrapportering til ledelsen
  • Forberede og udarbejde materiale til revisor i forbindelse med årsafslutning
  • Evt. løn til funktionæransatte
  • Mindre indkøbsopgaver

Den ideelle kandidat

  • Har et par års erfaring fra en regnskabs- og økonomifunktion med relevant uddannelsesbaggrund
  • Er detaljeorienteret, overholder deadlines og har evnen til at organisere og prioritere sine egne opgaver og ansvarområder
  • Er en teamplayer, der er serviceminded, selvstændig og har en fleksibel tilgang til jobbet
  • Kendskab til e-conomics er en fordel, men ikke et krav
  • God forståelse for engelsk, da det er forretningssproget

Vil du vide mere om stillingen, så kontakt Janne Skarsø Erwolter på jse@talents2work.dk eller på telefon: +45 2023 6033.

Ansøgning sendes hurtigst muligt via linket med cv og motiveret ansøgning senest 5. juli 2022. Stillingen ønskes besat til 1. september 2022. Ansøgninger evalueres løbende.

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Minerva Imaging is a fast-growing and entrepreneurial-driven CRO with the ambition to be the globally leading CRO in our area of expertise. We aim to excel in delivering customized cancer radiopharmaceutical research and serve as an extended research team for our collaborators.

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In order to expand our imaging facility, we are looking for a Medical Imaging Physicist who shares our passion, drive, and energy for imaging in oncology and cardiovascular research.

As a medical imaging physicist, you will advance our imaging capabilities and ensure high quality in our SPECT and PET studies. You will take responsibility for the daily operation of our PET and SPECT scanners, develop and implement new imaging protocols and ensure data quality from acquisition to data reporting. As a key expert, you will guide and drive the acquisition of new imaging equipment for our new facility and ensure timely and efficient installation in the laboratory. Depending on your background you will engage in the operation of our cyclotron and take part in our radiation protection and safety compliance.

Your Profile

  • Experience in PET/SPECT imaging and preferably operation of cyclotrons
  • Experience with MRI is a plus
  • Familiarity with image and data processing
  • Project management experience
  • Experience in regulated environments is a plus
  • Used to work in an interdisciplinary team and are interested in medical applications
  • Dosimetry calculations

Personality

  • Team player
  • Problem-solving and make it work attitude
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and service-oriented organization

Other

  • Background in relevant education e.g. physics
  • Ph.D. or equivalent relevant work experience
  • English in oral and written is required

We are an informal organization with a strong focus on open and honest communication. We value humor and a natural care for one another, meaning stepping up and lending a helping hand to a colleague when needed.

Sounds like you? Please submit your application no later than July 17th, 2022, by applying using the link. The application must include a motivated cover letter and a CV addressing the listed qualifications. Commencement of assignment: As soon as possible

If you have questions regarding the recruiting process, please contact Talents2work; Janne Erwolter at +45 4023 6033 or at jse@talents2work.dk. Applications will be evaluated continuously, and potential candidates will be invited for job interviews accordingly.

About Minerva Imaging
Minerva Imaging is a scientifically-driven CRO founded in 2011 approaching 80 employees. Our focus is on the use of advanced animal models within oncology and cardiovascular diseases and in vivo molecular imaging for translational research and drug development. We engage with our collaborators to understand their scientific questions and discuss how our methods and capabilities can provide answers. We are rapidly growing, and the right candidate will be a key contributor to maintaining the scientific foundation and our approach to research while expanding our business. You will join a highly specialized CRO, with ambitions of taking disease treatment to the next generation of personalized medicines.

Drømmer du om at passe og pleje primært mus og rotter i en moderne forsøgsdyrsstald i hastig udvikling? Så skal du læse videre og søge denne stilling.

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Minerva Imaging er en hurtigt voksende, entreprenant og videnskabeligt drevet kontraktforskningsvirksomhed (CRO) med ambitioner om at være den globalt førende CRO inden for sit ekspertiseområde. Fokus er derfor på brugen af avancerede dyremodeller inden for kræft og hjerte-kar-sygdomme samt udnyttelse af avanceret molekylær billeddannelse indenfor udviklingen af nye lægemidler.

For at imødekomme den fortsatte vækst søger vi en dedikeret og talentfuld dyretekniker med erfaring fra in vivo farmakologi og med fokus på teamwork til vores site i Ølstykke, Danmark.

Minerva Imaging har både en smådyrsenhed med mus og rotter samt en stordyrsenhed med grise, hunde, kaniner og marsvin. Smådyrsstalden indeholder i dag, ud over pladsen til dyrene, en operationsstue, samt flere rum til præ-klinisk molekylær billeddiagnostik.

Stillingens hovedopgave er at deltage i in vivo farmakologi projekter for vores samarbejdspartnere. Arbejdet kræver fleksibilitet, multitasking og en høj grad af samarbejde. Teammedlemmerne deltager i flere projekter samtidigt, og du kommer til at arbejde i et tværgående og tempofyldt miljø sammen med et erfarent team af forskere, dyrlæger, dyreteknikere og laboranter. Vi lægger stor vægt på at løfte i flok og at alle hjælper til med at komme i mål med dagens opgaver.

Den ideelle kandidat har allerede praktisk erfaring med in vivo teknikker, men vigtigst er interessen, et kvikt hoved og en læringsparat og positiv indstilling. Dine opgaver vil være varierede, men omfatter blandt andet:

  • Pasning og pleje af de opstaldede dyr (hovedsageligt gnavere)
  • Behandling og dosering af lægemidler (IC, SC, PO, IP, mm)
  • Tumor og vægtmålinger af gnavere
  • Udførsel af molekylær billeddannelse med avanceret præ-klinisk billeddiagnostik
  • Deltagelse i kirurgiske indgreb
  • Obduktion og udtagning af organer
  • Generel oprydning og rengøring i faciliteten så en høj standard opretholdes

Faglige kvalifikationer

  • Du har en baggrund som uddannet dyrepasser
  • Relevant uddannelse i overensstemmelse med dansk lovgivning (FELASA AD eller lignende)
  • Du har relevant in vivo erfaring med forsøgsdyr

Personlige kvalifikationer

  • Ivrig efter at lære og er komfortabel med at navigere i et travlt miljø
  • Ikke bange for at tage fat og deltage i fysisk staldarbejde
  • Du kan administrere mange studier og er god til at springe fra opgave til opgave.
  • Du er en teamplayer med positiv indstilling og arbejder dedikeret og grundigt for at opnå dine mål.
  • God humoristisk sans og passion for vores arbejde.

Send venligst din ansøgning senest den 15. august 2022 via linket. Ansøgningen skal indeholde et motiveret følgebrev og et CV, der omhandler de anførte kvalifikationer. Ansøgninger vil blive vurderet løbende, og vi inviterer potentielle ansøgere til jobsamtale i overensstemmelse hermed.

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