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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.


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


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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CK to host NEPIC Cluster Connect

We are delighted to announce that we will be sponsoring the NEPIC Cluster Connect event in July, the theme of the meeting will be "The future will be shaped by human ingenuity in science and technology". Find out more here.

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How to be a good Manager

How you manage your staff is an essential part of helping your team be contented, happy and successful. Here are a few tips to help you improve your management style:

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CK Science job of the week: Process Chemist

This week we have an exciting opportunity for FOUR Process Chemists to work for a multinational pharmaceutical company based in the very scenic town of Montrose. Find out more here.


Science job of the week: GLP Project Manager

Our science job of the week is a GLP Project Manager which is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding company which offers a diverse role with great benefits

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CK Science job of the week: 16/5/2017

This week we have 3 exciting GLP Project Manager opportunities to join an expanding organisation at their state-of-the-art, highly regulated laboratory facilities in Greater Manchester. Find out more here.

Interview preparation tips for employers

As an employer preparing yourself and your surroundings before an interview is as vital as the preparation work you expect from the candidate. Why you ask? Find out more here

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CK Science’s job of the week: QC Shift Analyst

Our science job of the week is a QC Shift Analyst which is an excellent opportunity to join a contract manufacturing and research organisation in Cramlington


We are recruiting for Analysts

CK's Tenni Cole-Etti and Victoria Walker are recruiting Analysts for a global company who are responsible for testing, inspecting and certifying products.

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Interview techniques for employers

A great interview experience that reflects well on the organisation can make the difference between a candidate accepting the job offer or declining it. However conducting a good interview can be tricky to get just right. Jim Gleeson at CK Group has given his top tips on how to conduct an excellent interview here.

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How do you recruit and retain staff?

Recruiting and retaining staff is a modern day enigma especially with candidate shortages and skilled staff being harder to retain. So what do you do?

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Benefits of becoming a contractor

Are you considering contracting? Here are 7 reasons why becoming a career contractor could be the best option for you. Find out more here.

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CK Science job of the week: 2/5/2017

We are currently recruiting for 7 Senior Analysts to join an expanding global organisation with big plans for the future. Find out more here.