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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Field Service Engineer – UK Wide

Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 Location: Cambridge

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.
Within the role of Field Service Engineer you can expect regular travel to and from research facilities across the UK with particular focus on Cambridge, Oxford, and London. Although on a less frequent basis, this will also include travel to Ireland and central Europe.
This is a great opportunity to join a people focused organisation and whilst your main duties are technically orientated, there’ll be opportunities and an expectation for you to bring ideas and be integral in the development of the role/organisation.

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Quality Assurance Lead – Part-Time Section Head

Salary: Competitive Location: Portsmouth

Our client, a contract testing organisation, is looking for an experienced quality assurance professional, to lead departmental and external audits, with responsibility for GMP compliance. This is a permanent role and a very exciting opportunity to shape your future.
Hours and days are flexible and salary is commensurate with experience.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £19,000 - £23,000 Location: Manchester

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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Licensed Animal Technician

Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 Location: Bristol

On behalf of our client, a leader in Drug Discovery and Development, we are recruiting for a motivated and pro-active Licensed Animal Technician to join their scientific team. Their facility provides state of the art microbiology, cell biology and pharmacology support to a range of global pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in areas including infection diseases, immune oncology, autoimmune, and inflammatory diseases.

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Group Leader Discovery Chemistry

Salary: Competitive Location: Berkshire

On behalf of our client, a world-leading R&D company with state-of-the art facilities, we are looking to recruit a dynamic, self-motivated and inspiring leader who is ready for an exciting career move in discovery chemistry, in an open, supporting and collaborative working culture.
This senior position would suit a line-managing medicinal chemist, pharmaceutical research chemist or synthetic organic chemist with biological or agrochemical exposure.

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Animal Technician 6 Month FTC

Salary: £17,211 - £18,324 Location: Loughborough

Are you interested in a career as an Animal Technician? Are you keen to work for an organisation that contributes to major developments in pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and agrochemical products? On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an Animal Technician to carry out animal husbandry and breeding tasks for small animals on a fixed term 6-month contract. 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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Animal Technician

Salary: £17,000 - £18,324 Location: Oxfordshire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruiting for an Animal Technician, Our Client currently has an opportunity to join the team as an Animal Technician carrying out animal husbandry and breeding tasks for small animals. 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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Business Development Manager

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 Location: Nottingham

Our client, a GLP compliant laboratory with an experienced scientific team providing specialist immunohistochemistry (IHC), histology, digital pathology and image analysis solutions are seeking a Business Development Manager. The role would suit someone who is highly motivated with proven sales experience within the Life Sciences industry, preferably with experience selling CRO services to pharmaceutical and biotech clients. This role can be home based, office based or a mix of both, but you will be expected to be in the office for key meetings and client visits.

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Business Development Executive

Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 Location: Nottingham

Our client, a GLP compliant laboratory with an experienced scientific team providing specialist immunohistochemistry (IHC), histology, digital pathology and image analysis solutions are seeking a Business Development Executive. The role would suit someone who is experience in a commercial scientific setting or with a science background who is keen to move into a commercially focused role away from the lab. This role can be home based, office based or a mix of both, but you will be expected to be in the office for key meetings and client visits.

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Client Manager

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

Are you keen to join a fast-growing multidisciplinary team with excellent career progression?
On behalf of our client, we have an exciting opportunity for a Client Manager to join their Client Management Team.

This is an important and high-profile role, The Client Manager leads the delivery of projects and is a role that requires you to liaise directly between the lab and clients, acting as that accountable point for delivery and quality whilst maintaining financial control.

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In Vivo Scientist

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

Our client, a drug delivery application company, are looking to recruit an In Vivo Scientist to be responsible for carrying out in vivo experiments related to the company’s oncology drug delivery technology platform. The successful candidate will also be required to carry out in vitro and ex vivo techniques to support studies and undertake additional duties to ensure the smooth running of the laboratory.

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Animal Technician

Salary: £21,135 Location: Yorkshire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an Animal Technician to undertake husbandry responsibilities in an animal research unit, providing high standards of care and welfare to laboratory animals. 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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Project Coordinator – Life Sciences

Salary: £26,134 - £30,708 Location: Leicestershire / Remote

On behalf of our client, we are recruiting for a Project Coordinator to build customer engagement and manage regular communication with customers, starting from the initial enquiry through to project completion. The successful candidate will work closely with Sales to scope and quote projects according to customer specification and will also work with the Customer Service Department and the Technical Services Group to ensure all activities are invoiced for in a timely and accurate manner.

This is a home-based role; however initial training will take place on-site in Leicestershire.

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Business Development Executive UK and Ireland

Salary: Competitive Location: South UK

Our client, a UK leader in facility management for in vivo research services across multiple therapeutic areas, is looking for a Business Development Executive to drive sales and business development in the UK and Ireland territories, for a state-of-the-art science park which is rapidly developing to become a centre of excellence for life sciences.
There is flexibility on working from home for this role, with some site presence required.

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Cage Wash Technician

Salary: £18,000 Location: Oxfordshire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Cage Wash Technician to join the team. The successful candidate will provide support to staff by providing cage processing, autoclaving of equipment and supplies, and waste management.

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Animal Technician

Salary: £18,000 Location: Leicestershire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit an Animal Technician to assist with a range of duties such as carrying out animal husbandry and breeding tasks for small animals. 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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Named Veterinary Surgeon

Salary: £55,000 basic and 10% bonus Location: UK

We are looking to recruit a Named Veterinary Surgeon to join our growing team of locum and permanent NVS’s. The role includes travel to specific sites whilst acting as named role in full capacity of a Named Veterinary Surgeon. The role will be to provide advice on the health, welfare and treatment of the animals and to provide advice to the Establishment Licence Holder.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,375 - £18,996 Location: Greater London

Looking for a new challenge that may offer opportunities to travel throughout the UK along with looking after animals?
Agenda is 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 traveling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop new skills within your role.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,375 - £18,996 Location: Hertford

Looking for a new challenge that may offer opportunities to travel throughout the UK along with looking after animals?
Agenda is 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 traveling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop new skills within your role.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,375 - £18,996 Location: Leicester

Looking for a new challenge that may offer opportunities to travel throughout the UK along with looking after animals?
Agenda is 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 traveling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop new skills within your role.

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Contract Animal Technician

Salary: £17,375 - £18,996 Location: Essex

Looking for a new challenge that may offer opportunities to travel throughout the UK along with looking after animals?
Agenda is 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 traveling and working throughout the UK, you will be provided with every chance to meet new people and develop new skills within your role.

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Junior Cleaning Technician

Salary: £18,200 Location: Midlothian

On behalf of our client, a company who are established experts in the field of specialist cleaning, we are looking to recruit a Junior Technician. The successful applicant will be expected to work to an organised cleaning schedule and will be responsible for the quality of the cleaning in their allocated areas. These areas could contain a combination of laboratories and other scientific environments.

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Account Manager – Pharmaceutical

Salary: Negotiable Location: London

On behalf of our client, we are looking for an ambitious and driven Account Manager to manage key accounts, maintain long term relationships, and maximise sales revenue and opportunities for pharmaceutical publications. The successful candidate will have previous experience of selling to large pharmaceutical companies and a good track record of key account management.

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Licensed Animal Technician

Salary: £19,592 - £25,978 Location: London

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

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Animal Research Technician

Salary: £18,000 Location: Leicestershire

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Animal Research 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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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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Renal Pharmacologist

Salary: £20,000 - £26,000 Location: Nottingham

On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to join their expanding pharmacology team, with a focus on kidney diseases. The ideal candidate will have some practical laboratory experience and willingness to learn in vivo and in vitro techniques.

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Junior Cleaning Technician

Salary: £17,379 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 Junior Technician. The successful applicant will be expected to work to an organised cleaning schedule and will be responsible for the quality of the cleaning in their allocated areas. These areas could contain a combination of laboratories and other scientific environments.

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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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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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In Vivo PK Scientist

Salary: £20,000 - £26,000 Location: Nottingham

On behalf of our client, we are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic Scientist to join their expanding In Vivo Pharmacology team. The successful candidate will have a relevant life science or animal technology qualification and ideally experience with in-life DMPK studies.

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Head of Scientific Services

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 Head of Scientific Services 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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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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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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