Careers in life sciences

If you don’t find your perfect job from our extensive list of positions, please get in touch with one of our life science recruitment specialists for further information. We have roles in specialisms such as laboratory animal, histology, immunology, microbiology, genetics, oncology, chemistry and more – so you’re sure to be able to make your next career move with the help of the Agenda Life Sciences team.

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Senior Scientist In Vitro OR In Vivo Pharmacology

Salary: Competitive Location: Cheshire

Our client, a global leader in drug discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs, provides bespoke anti-infective drug discovery and development services for a wide range of diseases and life-threatening infections arising from bacteria, fungi and viruses including multi-drug resistant organisms.

Being part of the dynamic, high-performing and friendly Anti-Infectives team, you would be participating in the inception, design and delivery of pre-clinical studies in infectious diseases.

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In Vivo Research Assistant

Salary: £23,500 - £23,000 Location: Cheshire

Our client, a global leader in drug discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs, provides bespoke anti-infective drug discovery and development services for a wide range of diseases and life-threatening infections arising from bacteria, fungi and viruses including multi-drug resistant organisms.

Being part of the dynamic, high-performing and friendly Anti-Infectives team, you would be participating in the performance of in vivo biology experiments and associated tasks in drug discovery and DMPK, under the supervision of senior scientists.

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DMPK Scientist

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Location: Nottingham

Our client, a leading consultancy and experimental services provider in the pharmaceutical industry, are looking to recruit a DMPK Scientist to play a key role in drug development projects. The successful candidate must have an understanding of in-life rodent studies and will be required to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines for DMPK studies.

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Research Surgeon

Salary: Up to £35,000 Location: Harrow

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an experienced Research Surgeon to provide surgical expertise and scientific input into the daily activities of the facility. The successful candidate will provide surgical services to in-house and external customers and collaborate with internal colleagues to assist in the development of new products and surgical techniques.

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Senior Animal Technician

Salary: £26,715 - £32,817 Location: South London

Agenda are working in partnership with a South London based life science laboratory animal facility to recruit an experienced Principal Animal Technician, to provide research support and maintenance for all animal-based research projects undertaken at their facility. The post holder will be responsible for supervision of staff and will act as a point of contact for external research customers and organisations and will also be able to cover duties of the Deputy Unit Manager when required.

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Study Director

Salary: Competitive Location: Leicestershire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Study Director manage phases of animal studies in areas of oncology and inflammation. The successful candidate will provide expertise in areas of design, implementation, and analysis of in vivo and in vitro data, and be responsible for reviewing data and reports to monitor overall quality.

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Study Manager- Dermal

Salary: Competitive Location: Rushden

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Study Manager to direct a range of Metabolism studies (e.g., clinical metabolism mass balance, ADME, Biologics, dermal penetration) for new product development based on global regulatory requirements.
You will be based in a cutting edge, fully integrated pharma-based R&D service platform supporting the life sciences industry, with a company that has invested in its people and facilities.

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Senior Study Manager – E-Fate

Salary: Competitive Location: Rushden

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an experienced study manager to direct a wide range of Environmental Fate Plant and Livestock Metabolism studies for new product development based on global regulatory requirements.
You will be based in a cutting edge, fully integrated pharma-based R&D service platform supporting the life sciences industry, with a company that has invested in its people and facilities.

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Junior Technician

Salary: £17,379 Location: Oxford

Agenda are the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector, so these positions are an exceptional opportunity for someone wanting to develop in this field. We are looking for an adventurous individual, who would like to contribute to the research industry, whilst maintaining a high standard of welfare.

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Quality Assurance Officer

Salary: Competitive Location: Nottingham

Agenda are working in partnership with a Nottingham based life science laboratory testing facility to recruit an experienced QA Officer. During times of such uncertainty, this organisation is proud to be in a position in which they can offer permanent position security within a fast-growing team.

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Trainee Animal Technician

Salary: £22,823 - £24,447 Location: London

Our client are looking to recruit an Animal Care Technician to provide daily cleaning and maintenance of laboratory animals and contribute to the upkeep of their facility.

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Experienced Animal Technician

Salary: £25,025 - £28,428 Location: London

Our client are looking to recruit Experienced Animal Technicians to carry out daily care and husbandry of transgenic breeding animals, and contribute to the upkeep of the facility. The successful applicant will have previous experience working in an animal facility and will be expected to work unsupervised after induction training.

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Scientist – In Vivo Pharmacology

Salary: Competitive Location: Cheshire

Our client, a global leader in drug discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs, provides bespoke anti-infective drug discovery and development services for a wide range of diseases and life-threatening infections arising from bacteria, fungi and viruses including multi-drug resistant organisms.

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Principal Scientist – Physio-Chemical Profiling

Salary: Competitive Location: Cheshire

On behalf of our client, a global leader in drug discovery and development of novel small molecule drugs, we are looking for a Principal or Associate Principal Scientist to join the Physical Chemistry team.
They will have a passion and aptitude to drive innovation and implement changes within the team and be a strong supporter of integrating the latest science and technology into the team’s workflows. In return, there is a fascinating variety of work at the cutting edge of science,

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Research Leader, Ion Channel Electrophysiology

Salary: Competitive Location: Cambridge

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an experienced ion channel electrophysiologist with a passion for drug discovery research and the ability to operate in a fast-moving commercial environment.

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HR Generalist/Manager

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 Location: Leicestershire

Our client, a world leading biomedical researcher institution are working towards overcoming challenges in a range of disease areas. In line with their ongoing growth trajectory, they are looking for a HR Generalist/Manager to oversee operations of their UK facility. This is a newly created position and will offer continual progressional and development opportunities.

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Licensed Animal Technician – Fixed Term Contract

Salary: £23,000 - £27,000 Location: London

Agenda Life Sciences, the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector and we are seeking a Licensed Animal Technician to provide support to our client covering a period of maternity leave.

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Junior Technician

Salary: £18,200 Location: Midlothian

Agenda are the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector, so these positions are an exceptional opportunity for someone wanting to develop in this field. We are looking for an adventurous individual, who would like to contribute to the research industry, whilst maintaining a high standard of welfare.

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GMP Synthetic Chemist

Salary: Competitive Location: Northamptonshire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Synthetic Chemist who will work in a GMP laboratory on the preparation, purification, isolation, and in-process QC analysis of C14 labelled compounds.

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Laboratory Cleaner- Part Time

Salary: £7413,00 Location: Oxford

On behalf of our client, a company who are established experts in the field of specialist cleaning, we are looking to recruit a part time Laboratory Cleaner.

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Licensed Animal Technician

Salary: £21,814 Location: Yorkshire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Licensed Animal Technician to undertake husbandry responsibilities, breeding, genotyping, and assisting with Home Office procedures as and when required. The post-holder will assist in the overall operation of the animal facility and work with several species including wild type and transgenic mouse colonies, rodents, and xenopus.

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Group Leader – Cell Biology

Salary: Competitive Location: Cambridge

Location: Cambridge Salary: Competitive Ref: ALS 2472 Our client, a contract research organisation in in vitro pre-clinical drug discovery and safety profiling,  is looking for a Group Leader with a strong practical and intellectual background in cellular and molecular biology, to lead the initiative for an additional cell biology group, which will support an increase in the portfolio of cell …

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Business Development Manager – UK Wide

Salary: £50,000- £60,000 Location: Cambridge

Our client, a world leading CRO working towards challenges in drug discovery for a range of key disease areas, are looking for a Business Development Manager to oversee operations across their UK clientbase. The successful candidate will assume responsibility for the development, implementation and execution of tailored sales and marketing strategies.

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Bioproducts Technician

Salary: £16,657 - £17,713 Location: Leicestershire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Bioproducts Technician to assist with the collection and testing of animal samples for health screening and biproduct activity. This is a great opportunity for candidates looking to pursue a career in a laboratory environment to learn new skills and receive further development and training.

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Principal Recruitment Consultant

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 Location: Hull

Agenda have been a leading name in the life science recruitment sector for over 20 years. During this time, our values and ethos have remained consistent. We aim to support the research industry by delivering excellence in staffing solutions whilst providing our employees with a great place to work.
We have an opportunity for an experienced permanent recruitment consultant to join our permanent recruitment team. Within this role you’d be joining a successful and close-knit team and play a lead role within the division. As a family run SME with strong values, we are focused on our people. Whilst we may share some working practices, this is far from a typical ‘high street’ recruitment role/organisation.
In addition to an autonomy in your day to day, we can offer you a challenging and rewarding position where you can a make real impact and have a voice within both the division and the wider business.

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Junior Animal Technician

Salary: £18,500 Location: Cambridge

Agenda has a fantastic opportunity for a Junior Animal Technician to work in our facility based in Cambridge. The successful candidate will be joining our facility management team to support the daily care, welfare, and environmental enrichment of laboratory animals. The successful applicant will have previous experience working with animals and will be expected to undergo further training and development in the role.

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Group Leader – In Vivo Pharmacology

Salary: Competitive Location: Cheshire

Our client, a global drug discovery and development company, is looking for a key scientific and in vivo operations lead, to deliver the overall anti-infectives in vivo pharmacology strategy, including the addition and commercialisation of new technologies and experimental techniques to the platform. They will be ensuring delivery of projects on time and to budget as well as generating technical proposals to win new business, acting as a client interface.

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BSU Manager

Salary: £42,883 - £51,642 including CBS supplements Location: London

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Facility Manager to organise the day-to-day operation of a facility in Central London. The post holder will be expected to make a major contribution in maintaining regulatory compliance for safety and use of animals. The FM will fully understand the requirements of the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 and its operation and will help ensure compliance at all times. They will liaise on a regular basis with the NVS and the Home Office Inspector as required.

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Field Service Engineer – Switzerland

Salary: €50 – €60k Location: Switzerland

Agenda are working in partnership with an established life science service provider who are committed to helping advance research through their offering of specialist services, equipment, and technology.

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Technical Sales Representative

Salary: Dependent on experience Location: Edinburgh

Agenda are acting as a dedicated recruitment partner to a prestigious employee-focused organisation within the life science sector. The business is well established and are a genuine frontrunner in their marketplace.

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In Vivo Research Manager

Salary: Competitive Location: Nottinghamshire

Agenda are currently working in a partnership with a successful research institution seeking to further their progress and development through the recruitment of an experienced people focused lab manager for their In Vivo research facility.

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Licensed Animal Technician

Salary: Up to £25,000 Location: Leicestershire

Our client, a leading CRO specialising in pre-clinical cancer research are looking to recruit a Licensed Animal Technician to join their in vivo laboratory team. The successful candidate will be required to perform experimental procedures on a range of projects and support the functioning of the in vivo laboratory and new drug development programs.

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Senior Quality Assurance Officer

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 Location: Nottingham

Agenda are working in partnership with a Nottingham based life science laboratory testing facility to recruit an experienced Quality Assurance Technician. During times of such uncertainty, this organisation is proud to be in a position in which they can offer permanent position security within a fast-growing team.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,004 - £18,407 Location: Oxford

Looking for a new challenge that may offer opportunities to travel throughout the UK along with looking after animals?
Agenda are the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector, so these positions are an exceptional opportunity for someone wanting to develop in this field. We are looking for an adventurous individual, who would like to contribute to the research industry, whilst maintaining a high standard of welfare. With the prospect of travelling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop fresh skills within your role.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,004 - £18,407 Location: Cambridge

Looking for a new challenge that may offer opportunities to travel throughout the UK along with looking after animals?
Agenda are the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector, so these positions are an exceptional opportunity for someone wanting to develop in this field. We are looking for an adventurous individual, who would like to contribute to the research industry, whilst maintaining a high standard of welfare. With the prospect of travelling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop fresh skills within your role.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,004 - £18,407 Location: London

Agenda are the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector, so these positions are an exceptional opportunity for someone wanting to develop in this field. We are looking for an adventurous individual, who would like to contribute to the research industry, whilst maintaining a high standard of welfare. With the prospect of travelling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop fresh skills within your role.

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Experienced Animal Technician

Salary: £17,813 - £19,592 Location: London

Agenda is looking to recruit an Animal Technician to join their team and help contribute to the facility’s technical excellence and successful operation. The successful candidate will be responsible for animal welfare and husbandry of the animals within their care and supporting the research staff.

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Experienced Animal Technician

Salary: £17,813 - £19,592 Location: Cambridge

Agenda is looking to recruit an Animal Technician to join their team and help contribute to the facility’s technical excellence and successful operation. The successful candidate will be responsible for animal welfare and husbandry of the animals within their care and supporting the research staff.

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Junior Animal Technician

Salary: £16,410 - £18,739 Location: Cambridge

Agenda Life Sciences, the largest provider of Animal Technicians within the Life Science sector, are working in collaboration with the University of Cambridge, best known for their pioneering work which has led to major improvements in people’s lives.

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Scientist/Snr Scientist Ion Channel Electrophysiology

Salary: Competitive Location: Cambridge

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Senior Scientist to join their drug discovery service supporting a global client base. In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, this company offer genuine career advancement and the opportunity of playing a key role in the further development of the business.

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Senior In Vivo Research Scientist

Salary: Competitive Location: Leicestershire

Our client, a world leading institute working towards challenges in oncology, inflammation, cardiovascular, and metabolic disease drug discovery, are looking for a Senior Research Scientist to manage in vivo studies and support the Study Director team for oncology studies.

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Technical Specialist – Metabolite Identification

Salary: Competitive Location: Northamptonshire

Agenda are working as a recruitment partner to a global R&D service provider to the life science and biotechnology sector. Due to consistent success and plans for future growth, opportunities have arisen to join the business’ Metabolite Identification group and become a real subject matter expert. In addition to a competitive salary, this company has an extensive array of benefits on offer as part of their employee focused approach. With further growth and investment scheduled, this is a great time to join an established business with exciting plans for the future.

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