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Job of the week: Research and Development Laboratory Technician

Do you have a background in Cosmetic Science? If so, we have an exciting role available for a creative and innovative Research and Development Laboratory Technician

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We were delighted to be the Official Recruitment Sponsors at New Scientist Live at the ExCeL in London in September. It was fantastic to meet so many aspiring scientists as well as people working in the industry all ready. Find out more here.

5 reasons why companies should really be focusing on mental health initiatives

As over three quarters of people are affected by bad mental health at some point during their career, shouldn't wellbeing initiatives be a priority in the workplace? In our latest article we explore how important it is to have mental health initiatives at work for both employers and employees alike.

Job of the week: Quality Laboratory Analyst

This is an excellent opportunity to join a multi-national pharmaceutical company at their site based in Montrose. Find out more here.

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Join us at NEPIC Cluster Connect

We will be hosting the NEPIC Cluster Connect on the 4th of October at NETPark in Sedgefield, County Durham

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Careers In The Pharmaceutical Sector Video – New Scientist Live

The final instalment of our careers advice videos is here. This week, Naynesh talks about some of the key industries related to the Pharmaceutical Sector. Considering a career in this area? Watch this video to find out more.

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How To Get A Career In Chemistry – New Scientist Live

For the final instalment of our New Scientist Live careers advice video feature, Victoria gives you her best advice on how to gain a career in Chemistry.

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Top Tips For A Top CV Video – New Scientist Live

Our fourth careers advice video as part of our New Scientist Live feature. This week, Emily tells you how to make your CV stand out from the crowd - what to include, what not to include and how to show employers that you are better than other applicants.

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Job of the week: Laboratory Analyst

This is an exciting opportunity for a Laboratory Analyst to join a pharmaceutical business at their site located in Oxford on an initial three month contract. Click to find out more.

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CK host NEPIC Cluster Connect

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the NEPIC Cluster Connect on the 4th of October. Jonathan Hart-Smith, Managing Director of CK, will give a short 5 minute talk offering his top tips for effective talent acquisition.

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STAR Interview Technique Video – New Scientist Live

The third instalment of our New Scientist Live careers advice series. This week, Natasha Young talks you through how to answer interview questions like a champion using the STAR technique.

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Job of the week: Lead Auditor

This week we have two excellent opportunities for two Medical Device Lead Auditors to join a leading contract testing company. Find out more about this role here.

Careers Advice For Graduates Video – New Scientist Live

Continuing from last week's Top Interview Tips video, Lucy Stendall offers her best advice to graduates looking for their first graduate job. Take a look to find out more, filmed as part of our New Scientist Live careers advice feature.

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Top Interview Tips Video – New Scientist Live

As part of our careers advice feature with New Scientist Live, take a look at our latest video filmed by Natalie Wood where she gives you her top interview tips to help you succeed in your upcoming interview:

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CK Group is the Official Recruitment Partner for New Scientist Live 2018

The CK Group is delighted to be the Official Recruitment Partner for New Scientist Live 2018, known as the world's greatest science festival, New Scientist Live is an award-winning event.

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Job of the week: Mass Spectrometry Scientist

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Mass Spectrometry Scientist to work within a research and development laboratory that will help bring solutions to transform the lives of people with severe diseases.

5 ways Chemistry has helped shape the modern world

The advancements in chemistry, especially materials chemistry, have allowed tech firms to experiment and create cutting edge products that are helping shape the world. In this article we highlight some key technological innovations that could not have happened without chemistry.

Job of the week: Qualified Person (QP)

A fantastic opportunity for a Qualified Person (QP) to join a world renowned household brand and have their name on your CV

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Job of the week: Assay Development Scientist

A brilliant opportunity for an Assay Development Scientist to join a global biopharmaceutical organisation who specialise in finding treatments for neurology and immunology diseases. Find out more here.

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New Infographic – Top tips to attract expertise in a candidate driven market

Did you know that 44% of job seekers WOULD turn down a job offer due to a negative impression of the company during the recruitment process? Also 38% of  job seekers would change jobs for career progression but only 28% for an increase in salary? This information came from a survery we recently conducted to […]

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