Opportunities for permanent roles in a range of business sectors


LGC are a global leader in the life sciences sector, serving customers in healthcare, applied markets (including food, agbio and the environment), research and government.

We provide a comprehensive range of reference materials, proficiency testing schemes, genomics reagents and instrumentation, research and measurement services. Our scientific tools and solutions form an essential part of our customers’ quality and compliance procedures enabling them to provide safer products, develop new solutions and advance research.

Through a collaborative and consultative approach, our products and technology platforms help our customers bring new therapies to market; optimise food safety and production; enable diagnoses to be made more accurately; and support progressing product discovery through to manufacture with quality and consistency. In this way, we play our part in addressing important global drivers such as a growing and ageing population, globalisation and rise of emerging markets.

Job purpose:

We are looking for proactive and highly organised scientists to join us across various areas of our business:

Large Molecule Bioanalysis

Animal Sports Screening, Sport and Specialised Analytical Services

Supplements and Feeds, Sport and Specialised Analytical Services

Are you looking for your first role in industry? Or are you wanting to advance your career?  If so we want to hear from you.  To be suitable for our scientist roles you must meet the following criteria:

Essential criteria:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level in chemistry/biology subjects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Conscientious and meticulous in laboratory work
  • Good time management skills and ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Enthusiastic with a positive attitude and willingness to get involved
  • A fantastic team player
  • Familiarity with analytical method development/validation would be advantageous

To apply for one of these roles, or to find out more about what other positions we are recruiting for, please visit our website: www.lgcgroup.com             

We offer a flexible approach to work, in a friendly and informal environment.  As well as a competitive salary, we offer a range of flexible benefits including a group personal pension plan, cycle to work scheme, travel insurance and many more.