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Four Exciting Preclinical Pharmacology Roles

We are recruiting for some exciting opportunities to join a growing pharmacology team in a pharmaceutical company with products marketed globally.

ChemCareers 2020: How to Work with a Recruitment Agency Webinar

Join Victoria Walker as she guest presents the Royal Society of Chemistry's free webinar 'How to Work with a Recruitment Agency" on the 9th of July at 12.30 pm. Register here.

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Jobs in Science are on the Rise

Great news! Since March 2020, job hunters have seen a sharp decline in new jobs being listed globally. However, due to the recent lifting of some lockdown policies, job postings are now stabilising and beginning to rise again in the science sectors. This means that now could be the perfect time to search for a […]

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Recruiting Whilst Socially Distanced: Our Top Tips

As the reality of the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic starts to dawn, many of us are looking at our businesses and our jobs and beginning to assess what we can do to maintain or restart company activities. Social distancing measures are likely going to be in place for some time, in order to […]

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New QC Technician Jobs to Develop COVID19 Testing Kits

We are looking to recruit over 20 QC shift technicians to join a renowned medical technology company that are developing COVID19 Testing Kits as one of their many current projects. This role is permanent and based in Stirling, Scotland. Apply here.

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This week is Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

This week, 18th-24th May, is Mental Health Awareness Week 2020. The Mental Health Foundation work tirelessly to help people around the world understand and deal with issues such as stress, body image anxiety. They aim to improve everyone’s mental wellbeing through community programmes, research, public engagement and advocacy. This year, the theme for Mental Health Awareness Week […]

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Job of the Week: Computational Chemist

CK Science currently have an excellent opportunity for a Computational Chemist to join a leading research and development company that supports the life science industry.

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Students: What can you do whilst on lockdown to advance your career?

Here at CK, we have recently been inundated with questions from those job hunting within the science and technology sectors, asking about the types of activities that will help them to stay competitive whilst on lockdown and add value to their career. Our Managing Director, Jonathan Hart-Smith, has put together a short video for students […]

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Senior Micro Optics Research Scientist Opportunity

CK Science have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Micro Optics Research Scientist to join a ploymers and materials manufacturing company within the security industry, based in Basingstoke. The role is being offered on a full-time, permanent basis and will involve joining the company’s highly experienced team to research and evaluate opportunities to exploit real-time […]

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We’re Inviting Your Questions

Like many other organisations at the moment, CK Science are successfully working remotely to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and support our essential healthcare services. Usually around this time of year, our teams would be attending networking events, careers fairs and conferences to offer our best advice to our candidates and clients on job […]

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Job of the Week: R&D Team Leader

CK Science have an exciting opportunity for an R&D Team Leader to join a leading provider of chemical optimisation services to the pharmaceutical industry.

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COVID-19 Testing: Volunteers required to work in screening

To increase testing for COVID-19, the Government require experienced laboratory staff for new laboratories in Milton Keynes, Cheshire, and Glasgow.

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CK offer not for profit recruitment support to those tackling COVID-19

If you or your team are directly linked to tackling COVID-19 and its impact on society, we are keen to prioritise recruitment for you and are in a position to offer our support on a not for profit basis.

Video Interview Top Tips

Do you have a video interview coming up soon? We've prepared our top tips to help the interview go smoothly and secure that role. 

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Job of the Week: Senior Consultant

CK Science have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Consultant to join a food research company.

How to Answer: What are You Looking for in a New Job?

One key question an employer likely to ask during an interview is “What are you looking for in a new job?”.

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A Message on Coronavirus

As the Coronavirus situation continues to evolve, CK Group would like to reassure our clients, candidates and contractors of the contingency measures we have in place to be able to provide continued support. CK Group is set up across multiple locations and offices. All of our teams are now working remotely in order to minimise […]


Top Tips to Work from Home Successfully

Due to current events namely, the Coronavirus hundreds of thousands of people will begin working from home this week. How can you work effectively, without distraction and enjoy it?

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Job of the Week: Data Scientist

CK Science have an excellent opportunity for a Data Scientist to join a biopharmaceutical organisation.

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British Science Week at CK Group

This week is British Science Week 2020, which celebrates all things science, technology and engineering. In honour of this, we have been carrying out some fascinating science experiments at our Chesterfield office, aiming to bring out the fun! This week, our very own Natasha Young and Victoria Walker tried out the famous bottle rocket experiment, […]

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