SOTIO is a dynamically developing biotechnology company that develops new therapies aimed at the treatment of cancer. The company builds a diversified portfolio of products based on its own research and development, collaboration with partners, licensing agreements, investments, mergers and acquisitions. It is part of the PPF Group and operates in Europe, the USA, China and Russia.

Lab Manager

Position Summary

For a position in our preclinical development team, we are currently looking for a highly motivated qualified colleague to support our daily activities and undertake a variety of laboratory procedures of a technical nature and administration. The ideal candidate will possess a high level of organizational skills and have basic experience in working with biological material and chemicals. He/She will be well-trained to maintain safety conditions and will be passionate for doing work that makes things move forward. The goal is to maintain smooth operation of our laboratories to support the development of novel anti-cancer therapy products.
The place of work is Prague.

Key activities and Responsibilities

• Management of daily laboratory routine and support of basic operation of laboratories
• Management/creation of SOP and training
• Management of device purchase, documentation and data backup
• Overseeing of the maintenance of clean and safe working environment and laboratory equipment in cooperation with dedicated Sotio’s departments
• Ensure the operation and technical security of devices, equipment and computer systems in cooperation with dedicated Sotio’s departments
• Material and laboratory consumables purchase in cooperation with dedicated Sotio’s departments
• Organizing laboratory to be well-stocked and resourced and maintenance of stock and resources, operation of an autoclave

Competences, Skills and Qualification

• High school or Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree
• English B2 and higher, C level preferable
• Basic knowledge of laboratory environment and working under SOP
• Manual dexterity
• Computer skills (Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Outlook)
• Ability to learn and adopt new laboratory skills and to work collaboratively in the team
• Responsibility and organizational skills
• Reliability and flexibility
• Hepatitis B vaccination

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Jankovcova 1518/2, 170 00  Praha-Holešovice, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract

Duration of employment

Limited (temporary)

Required education


Required languages

English (intermediate)

Posted by

Sotio a.s.



Sotio a.s.
Jana Štěrbová
Jankovcova 1518/2
170 00  Praha 7-Holešovice
Česká republika