Technical Writer

Vacancy at Tocris Bioscience

Reference: TECHN01537

This is an excellent opportunity for the right individual to gain experience in a fast paced and dynamic marketing team as a technical writer on a 9 month contract as maternity cover. In this role you will write engaging and informational scientific copy for marketing materials and the Tocris website. You will also contribute content to various marketing campaigns, and represent the company at selected industry trade shows.

The position will be ideal for a BSc to PhD level life scientist with an interest in scientific writing. A background in Pharmacology or Biochemistry would be desirable due to our product range. You will need a keen interest in expanding on your current scientific knowledge, as well as having a strong attention to detail, excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, and a collaborative attitude. Competencies in using Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint are essential, and Adobe design software an advantage.

Tocris Bioscience, part of the Bio-Techne group, is an industry leader in the supply of high quality small molecules (GPCR agonists, enzyme inhibitors, ion channel modulators and fluorescent probes) for pre-clinical research, to universities and pharmaceutical company customers worldwide.

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Please apply online, or send or email your CV with a covering letter, quoting reference TECHN01537 to:

The Recruitment Manager,
Tocris Bioscience
The Watkins Building
Atlantic Road
Avonmouth, Bristol BS11 9QD


Tocris is unable to employ any candidates requiring a sponsorship to work in the UK and all applicants must be in a position to accept permanent employment without infringement of their immigration status.

Thank you for taking the time and effort to apply for this role. Please note that your application will be acknowledged and any queries you have addressed but thereafter we will only contact you again if you are invited to interview.