ProClinical Life Sciences Recruitment Blog

How to get a medical information job

Posted by Rebecca Merson

23/11/15 16:58

Working in a medical information job can be an excellent way to enter employment within the pharmaceutical industry because it offers a unique insight into the products, patients, medical professionals and internal teams within a pharmaceutical company. It can help you to gain the experience that will enable you to enter other medical roles in the future. Here are our tips on how to get a medical information job and how it can benefit your career. 

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Topics: Contracting, Career advice, Applying for jobs

Is Cambridge the new centre of the UK pharma industry?

Posted by Peter Hogg

08/09/15 15:29

The UK has one of the world's largest pharmaceutical industries, steeped in both history and innovation – two things that it shares with the city of Cambridge. With an increasing number of pharmaceutical companies choosing Cambridge as the site of their global or European headquarters, could the city be set to become the new centre of the pharmaceutical industry in the UK, or even Europe? 

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Topics: Applying for jobs, Life sciences news

Pharma's top 10 employers and job creators revealed

Posted by Peter Hogg

29/07/15 18:23

A recent industry report of employment in pharma highlights some interesting findings as to which companies are creating the most new jobs in the pharmaceutical industry. Here we can reveal who the biggest employers are in pharma, and which companies have been busiest with their recruitment. 

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Topics: Applying for jobs, Life sciences news, Top 10 blog

Five things that pharma companies always look for on your CV

Posted by Peter Hogg

29/06/15 15:16

There are many variables when it comes to the exact skill set that is required to fill any given vacancy, but there are certain desirable skills that are almost universally in demand by employers in the pharmaceutical industry. Employers will spend most of their CV review time looking at employment history and education; here we tell you exactly what they are looking for. 

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Topics: CV writing, Career advice, Applying for jobs

How to get a job in regulatory affairs

Posted by Peter Hogg

10/03/15 12:03

Regulatory affairs is a vital function in safeguarding the health and wellbeing of millions of people worldwide but regulatory affairs jobs can be a difficult to attain for graduates and even those looking to move from other specialities with relatable skills. Here's our advice about how to get your foot on the ladder and start your career in regulatory affairs.

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Topics: Career advice, Applying for jobs, Training & Qualifications, Regulatory affairs

How to get a job in recruitment

Posted by Laura Sparrow

03/03/15 15:52

ProClinical is a life sciences recruitment company that was originally built on employing individuals with a degree in life sciences or experience working in the pharmaceutical industry and training them to become recruiters. But what makes recruitment such a great career, and how do you get a job as a recruitment consultant?

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Topics: Career advice, Applying for jobs, Recruitment

How to get a job as a clinical research associate (CRA)

Posted by Peter Hogg

18/02/15 10:54

A career as a clinical research associate appeals to many because it can be rewarding and varied. ProClinical receives a high number of applications to our CRA jobs, but what separates the successful applications from those that are rejected?

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Topics: CV writing, Career advice, Applying for jobs, Training & Qualifications, Clinical research

10 good reasons why you should still apply for life sciences jobs

Posted by Daniel Smart

21/07/14 08:16

Although there are several ways to go about finding a new job in the life sciences sector, many people choose to respond to job adverts. Despite being frustrating at times, applying to advertised vacancies really can get you a new job.

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Topics: Career advice, Applying for jobs, Top 10 blog

10 good reasons not to apply for life science jobs

Posted by Daniel Smart

14/07/14 17:45

If you are a professional in the life sciences industry and looking to move jobs, either right now or in the future, applying to job adverts is probably not be the best way to do it.
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Topics: Career advice, Applying for jobs, Top 10 blog

Don't have your CV? Use LinkedIn to apply for life science jobs.

Posted by Peter Hogg

08/05/14 10:00

Have you ever seen the perfect job online but didn't apply for it because your CV isn't up to date, or you weren't able to apply because you were using a mobile phone? ProClincal have added a new feature to their website that now makes it possible to apply for life sciences jobs using your LinkedIn profile and avoid any more missed opportunities.

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Topics: Career advice, Applying for jobs, Networking