Research Assistant

Do you have good design skills and outstanding attention to detail?


Job title: Scientific Services Assistant

Hours: Full time, Mon to Fri


We’re looking for a Research Assistant to join a medical communications company, liaising with clients to deliver projects.



  • Formatting scientific documents and presentations
  • Academic journal and literature searches
  • Identifying opportunities for clients to present their research



  • Good IT skills, especially Word and PowerPoint
  • Experience using design software, particularly Adobe Illustrator
  • Background in scientific research or communications preferred
  • Driving license preferred, as the client is not on public transport routes



  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 stats
  • Private healthcare
  • Pension scheme
  • Free gym membership



To apply for this role, send your CV to our commercial recruitment team.


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Salary: £18,000 – £20,000
Reference number: 3544

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