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Should you use a recruitment consultant to help you find your staff?

MD, Jonathan Hart-Smith answers the age old question 'Should I use a recruiter to help me find the right staff" in his latest article, the answer might surprise you, take a look here.

Job of the week: Field Service Engineer

This week we would like to highlight an excellent Field Service Engineer role, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading diagnostics company in a field based position. Find out more here.

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Meet Sarah Farrow

This week we caught up with Sarah Farrow who is a Senior Recruitment Consultant and has been with the company since the start of 2013. We asked Sarah a few questions to get to know more about her and her role here at CK.

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Job of the week: Sales Specialist

This week we have a fantastic opportunity for a Sales and Technical Support Representative to join a bacterial testing organisation that provides services for pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

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Skype interview tips – video

There are many advantages of being part of a Skype interview, however, there are also some common mistakes which many people make when taking part in one. In this video Peter Smith, a Recruitment Consultant at CK Science highlights how to avoid pitfalls in a Skype interview. Watch his video here:

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Job of the week: Lab Supervisor

We have an exciting opportunity for a Laboratory Supervisor to join a world renowned pharmaceutical company based in County Durham. Find out more here.

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Science job of the week: Research Scientist

This week our scientific job of the week is a Research Scientist. This role has been chosen because it is a brilliant opportunity to join a market leader in their field based in Lancashire

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Pharmaceutical job of the week: QA Specialist

This weeks' pharmaceutical job of the week is a Quality Assurance Specialist which is a great opportunity to work for one for the worlds most global and expanding pharmaceutical companies in Montrose

Science job of the week: Development Chemist

This week our scientific job of the week is a Development Chemist. This role has been chosen because it is a great opportunity to work within a Research and Development Laboratory and be involved in developing new products.

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Work in Scotland? Take part in our survey

We would be thrilled if you could take part in our very short survey and if you do we will enter you into a prize draw to win either £100 Amazon vouchers or a Fitbit.

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CK Attend AstraZeneca Careers Fest 17

We attended Careers Fest 17 hosted by Astra Zeneca at Alderley Park, where we met and had excellent conversations with a great range of fantastic life science professionals. Find out more about this event here.

Job of the week: Development Scientist

We have an exciting opportunity for a Development Scientist to join a worldwide healthcare company within NPD at their site in the Surrey region, find out more here.

Job of the week: Deputy Laboratory Manager

This week we are recruiting for a Deputy Laboratory Manager to join a high-quality water testing laboratory based in Essex on a full-time permanent basis. Find out more here.

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Attention all science and clinical graduates

The pharmaceutical account management team at CK are keen to speak to graduates who have qualifications in scientific or clinical subjects.

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What is a Technical Expert?

We are currently recruiting for a range of Technical Expert positions. These roles are with a leading testing laboratory who are UKAS accredited at their site in Greater Manchester. So what does a Technical Expert do, and what skills are required?

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Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Employability Event 2017

We are delighted to announce that we will attend and speak at the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Employability Event 2017 created by the London Metropolitan University. Find out more here.

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Job of the week: Senior Research Scientist

This week we have an excellent Senior Research Scientist/Principal Scientist role specialising in colloid science to be based at a site in County Durham. Find out more here.

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Is 2017 the year to change your scientific job?

Is 2017 the year to change jobs considering there is so much uncertainty in the world? Click to find out more

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Questions you should ask at interview

Asking good, intelligent questions at an interview will show the interviewer that you are really interested in the job and you have done your research. Take a look at our great interview tips here.

Job of the week: Business Development Manager

This week we have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic self-starter with a burning desire to succeed in biopharma sales and marketing to join a rapidly growing company in Reading. Find out more about this Business Development Manager role here.

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