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CK to attend NEPIC’s annual Meet the Members conference

CK Science’s Sarah Farrow and CK Technical's Alex Tosney will be attending the Meet the Members event on the 20th June.

Nepic Meet the members event

Recruiting in a candidate-driven market

The recruitment market has dramatically changed over the last few years, due to a range of factors from economic recession to Brexit. Recently we have noticed a massive shift towards a candidate-driven market. But what does a candidate-driven market really mean for companies either trying to recruit or trying to retain staff?

Job of the week: Technical Manager

We have a brilliant opportunity for a Technical Manager to join a leading waxes and oil manufacturer based in the West Midlands, on a full time, permanent basis.

CK relocate to the UK’s premier science park

We are delighted to announce that our team previously based in Durham City has relocated to NETPark in Sedgefield, County Durham.

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GMP Production Technicians – Reykjavik, Iceland

Looking for a new and exciting challenge abroad? We are recruiting for a brilliant opportunity for GMP Production Technicians to relocate to Reykjavik, Iceland. 

GMP Production Technicians - Reykjavik, Iceland

Is it time to call it quits?

Work can sometimes be stressful and hard, but when it gets unsatisfying it may be time to say enough is enough. Here are 6 questions to ask yourself if you are thinking of quitting your job, to help you make that ever-so-important decision.

Google Doodle celebrates the creator of the pH scale

Have you seen the Google Doodle today? It's brilliant. Google honors the little known creator of the pH scale, Biochemist, Søren Peder Lauritz Sørensen.

Søren Peder Lauritz Sørensen

Job of the week: Principal Product Development Scientist

This week we have a very exciting opportunity for a Principal Product Development Scientist to join an innovative and successful company in the bio-fuel industry. 

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Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant Job

We are currently recruiting for a very special role, a Graduate Recruitment Consultant job, based in our Stevenage office.

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Contract Recruitment Survey 2018

Take part in our short Contract Recruitment 2018 Survey and if you do we will enter you into a prize draw to win £50.00 of Amazon vouchers.

Contract Recruitment Survey

KellyOCG honour CK with Supplier Excellence Award

We are proud to announce that the CK Group has been awarded the 2017 Supplier Excellence Award by KellyOCG at the Supplier Excellence Awards Summit in London.

Kellys Award 2017

Job of the week: Qualified Person (QP)

CK Group is recruiting for a Qualified Person (QP) to join a global healthcare leader who provide innovative medicines, vaccines and therapies.

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Job of the week: Regulatory Toxicologist

Ths week we have an excellent opportunity for a toxicologist to join a FTSE 100 company within their regulatory toxicology department. Find out more here.

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Job of the week: Chemist

We are recruiting for a Chemist to join an international manufacturer of technical aerospace coatings and sealants at their development and manufacturing site located in County Durham.

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The best job perks to attract candidates

Over a third of people admit to choosing a company over another based on the extra perks. Nowadays people are increasingly more interested in a good work-life balance rather than a big pay package, making it more vital than ever to ensure your workplace is a great place to work. Is your company offering the right perks to attract the best talent?

Job of the week: Two Quality Jobs

We are recruiting for a Quality Assurance Officer and a Quality Systems Officer to join a world leader in gene and cell therapy with a valuable portfolio of candidates in the areas of oncology, ophthalmology and CNS disorders. Find out more here.

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.