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Do you use key words in your CV?

We did a poll to find out more about whether you use key words from job applications in your CV. In our experience as recruiters, we've learnt it's crucial to use relevant key words from the role to explain your abilities and suitability for the role.

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42% of respondents do not edit their CV and Cover Letter when applying for a new role…

In our experience of over 30 years of recruitment, we've discovered it's essential to customise your CV and Cover Letter when applying for new roles.

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Clinical Trial Manager Roles To Join Global CRO

We are taking part in an exciting project to recruit for 20+ Clinical Trial Manager roles across Europe to join a rapidly growing and successful CRO.

‘The Great Reshuffle’: LinkedIn Global Talent Trends Report 2022

LinkedIn recently released its Global Talent Trends Report for 2022, taking a close look at the evolution of company culture and its future prospects.

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CK Group earns KellyOCG Supplier Excellence Award for delivering unrivalled workforce solutions

CK Group is proud to have earned the KellyOCG Supplier Excellence Award for the seventh year in a row for unrivalled workforce solutions.

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Mental Health Awareness Week – tackling loneliness while working remotely

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, and the theme is loneliness. We put out a poll to find out how those who work remotely tackle loneliness, here's what they said.

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ChemCareers 2022: Job hunting pitfalls and how to avoid them with CK Group

Join the Royal Society of Chemistry and our own Recruitment Manager Victoria Walker in their ChemCareers webinar tomorrow to discuss common job searching pitfalls, how to avoid them and how to work with a recruitment agency.

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World Health Day 2022: Our planet, our health

This year, World Health Day is focusing attention on the urgent actions needed to keep humans and the planet healthy, as WHO estimates that 13 million deaths annually are as a result of avoidable environmental causes.

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Take Part In Our Clinical Pay and Reward Survey 2022

e are looking for professionals within the UK clinical arena, who are currently working within the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, CRO, NHS, Medical devices, or other related industries to take part in our survey.

Reserve your place at one of RSC’s ChemCareers webinars

We are proud to sponsoring the Royal Society of Chemistry's ChemCareers webinars for 2022 - a monthly series offering advice, access to experts and career inspiration.

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100 years of women in STEM: How far we’ve come

In honour of British Science Week, we're celebrating the women who have made incredible contributions to STEM. and looking at how far we've come over the last 100 years.

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Our 30 year anniversary celebrations

On 5th February, we got the whole CK team together to celebrate our 30 year anniversary at Breadsall Priory Country Club.

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RSC’s Pay and Reward Report 2021

We are proud to have sponsored the Royal Society of Chemistry's Pay and Reward Report for 2021. The report looks at salaries, job security and more - take a look.

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New year, new website, one brand!

You might have noticed recently that we've changed! We've merged our brands so we're now known as CK Group everywhere.

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A look back at 2021 at CK

Despite the ongoing Covid-19 restrictions that have presented themselves this year, we've had an incredibly successful year and worked with some fantastic companies and candidates.

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We’re going to be at TOPRA’s Regulatory Careers Live 2021

We’re excited to announce that CK Group will be exhibiting at TOPRA’s Regulatory Careers Live 2021 event on the 19th October – our first face-to-face event of the year.

Working with Amgen: what is it like?

Amgen, one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, is deeply rooted in science and innovation to transform new ideas and discoveries into medicines that treat serious illnesses. They are committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients, as well as helping to reduce the social and economic burden of disease in society today. They […]

Revolutionary NHS early-detection cancer trials launch through the help of CK Group

The NHS, through the support of CK Group, has this week launched the world’s largest trial of the pioneering early-detection cancer test, which can identify 50 types of cancer before symptoms start – including many that are difficult to diagnose. More than 100,000 people will take part in the trial by providing blood samples to be […]

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MassBio’s employment trends report

MassBio's recent report on employment trends in Massachusetts has showed some interesting results. It found that...

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Exciting times at CK Group

As we approach our 30th anniversary of recruiting staff for the science sectors, CK Group has welcomed a number of new staff to join our teams both in the UK and internationally. We are continuing to grow across our scientific, clinical and engineering divisions, and are delighted to welcome our new team members. They have […]

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