Do you have commercial DNA?

BaseClear is a contract research laboratory specialised in DNA analysis. DNA is found everywhere on this planet. Therefore, DNA analysis has many different applications and, consequently, a profound impact on our society. Technological developments now allow for simple, high throughput analysis of the most complex genetic materials.

BaseClear has been able to stay ahead of the field through a focus on innovation and development. BaseClear distinguishes itself by having a highly customer-oriented approach, direct communication and a close collaboration with our customers to develop solutions specifically matched to their needs. Our new building is located at Leiden Bio Science Park and hosts a continuously growing team of more than 60 employees. With hard work and great enthusiasm, we have built a large international clientele.

For our growing Sales department, we are currently looking for enthusiastic and motivated candidates for the position of:

Sales support

About the position:

As our new sales support you will have a central position in our organization. You are the link between our customers, the laboratory, the financial administration, the managers and the rest of the sales team. You ensure that request are followed up quickly and efficiently and that internal processes run smoothly. With this you contribute to our high customer satisfaction.

You will be responsible for providing all sales support and other office duties that leave our account managers and business developers free to focus on sales and acquisition. You will be answering emails and phone calls from our customers from all over the world and provide them with first line customer support.

The most important activities are the management and processing of incoming information requests, preparation of quotations, keeping our customer database (CRM) up-to-date and registration of new leads and opportunities. Also you will assist the account managers in making appointments with (potential) customers.

We are looking for:

  • A commercial, enthusiastic candidate with experience in the Life Science sector, preferably in a molecular biological laboratory.
  •  Experience in a commercial environment is preferred.
  • Fluent Dutch and English, both orally and in writing, is required for this position.
  • The candidate must be accurate and have good organisational and administrative skills. Education: A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, preferably in a Life Science discipline.
  • A sales related course or training is considered as an advantage.

We offer:

A challenging fulltime position in a growing high-tech company. Salary is dependent on the candidates’ qualifications and experience.

For further information about the above position please contact Derek Butler. (Business Unit Director), tel. 071 – 523 3917.


Please send a motivation letter and C.V. to mentioning the following vacancy number: 2019-MV01.

Closing date: May 17th, 2019

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