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Job of the week: Senior Food Scientist

This week we have a superb opportunity for a Senior Food Scientist to work for a food and drinks R&D company based in Gloucestershire, on a full time, permanent basis.


How to handle a counter offer

Chances are at some point in your career, after handing in your resignation, you will be given a counter offer by your current employer; but should you accept it?

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Job of the week: Molecular Biologist

This week we are recruiting for a Molecular Biologist to join a rapidly growing research and development company in Stirling. Find out more here.

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How to find the right talent

With the average job seeker looking at 7.6 job sites to find the best available job openings, attracting the right talent for your organisation is now harder than ever. We discuss how teaming up with a specialist recruitment company can give you that much needed competitive edge.

Job of the week: Operations Leader

This week we have a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Operations Leader/ Manufacturing Manager to join a growing biopharmaceutical company. Find out more here.

Why AI will never replace traditional recruitment

AI software is present everywhere, and whilst the recruitment industry is growing, AI technology companies are seeking the opportunity to get involved. In our latest blog post we investigate the rise of AI, and explain why it will never completely replace traditional “people-centric” recruitment.

Job of the week: QC Technician

We are recruiting for a QC Technician to join a medical device company in Blackpool who offer the world's most comprehensive portfolio of orthopaedic and neuro products. Find out more here.

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Are you an engineer or IT professional? Take a look at our new brand CK Technical

Calling all engineers or IT professionals. Did you know that we have a new recruitment division that is solely dedicated to technical recruitment?

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CK attend Aston University – Careers Uncovered Event

As a recruitment consultant that focuses on junior to mid-level staff, I find myself spending a lot of time talking with graduates. Helping graduates find their first steps into the world of employment, and secure their first industrial position is one of the most fulfilling aspects of my role.

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Job of the week: Method Development Analyst

This week we have a fantastic Method Development Analyst job with a leading chemical manufacturing company at their state of the art facilities in Teesside on a permanent basis.

Job of the week: Adhesives Development Chemist

This week we are looking for an Adhesives Development Chemist to join a manufacturer of adhesives and sealants based in Worcestershire, on a full time, permanent basis.

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CK announces the expansion of the Key Accounts Team

The CK Group are delighted to announce the expansion of their Key Account Team. Find out more here.

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100 years! Inspiring Women in Industry

This month is 100 years since women in the UK won the right to vote. To tie in with this we have launched our new series exploring the lives and successes of Inspiring Women in Industry.

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Job of the week: API Product Support Chemist

James Horne is recruiting for an API Product Support Chemist on behalf of a speciality chemical manufacturing company at their site in Cramlington on a permanent basis. Find out more here.

The winner of the Scotland Industry Survey is..

We would like to thank everyone who took part in our Central Belt of Scotland Industry Survey that we ran from July to December 2017. The response has been fantastic and we would like to announce the winner. Find out more here.

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Join one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies in Dun Laoghaire, Dublin

We are recruiting exclusively for 1 QA and 4 QC professionals to join a biotechnology manufacturer who is globally one of the leading suppliers of biopharmaceutical and pharmaceutical medicines.

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Join the CK recruitment team

We are looking for two outgoing, confident and ambitious Recruitment Consultants to be based at our head office in Chesterfield. Take a look at the roles here:

Job of the week: R&D Assay Scientist

We are currently recruiting for several experienced R&D Assay Scientists to join a dynamic, fast-growing company with big plans for the future. Take a look here.

Tackling a shortage of international talent in life sciences

British based drug companies have been struggling to attract talent from overseas since the Brexit vote according to an article in the Telegraph. But what are we doing to tackle this situation?

Job of the week: Electrochemical Engineer

An exclusive opportunity for an Electrochemical Engineer to join a household name who are investing in a brand new division at their site in Billingham. Find out more here.