Kirkham Young Scientific Sales Recruitment is a highly specialist scientific sales recruitment agency.

Kirkham Young Scientific Sales Recruitment is a highly specialist scientific sales recruitment agency that is dedicated to filling commercial roles within the scientific industry, recruiting at all levels from entry positions through to senior board level appointments.

Dynamic, forward thinking and proactive, Kirkham Young specialises in life science, genomic, proteomic, biotechnology, analytical, clinical and diagnostic markets handling NOT ONLY sales but also marketing, engineering and technical support roles.

Kirkham Young has more than twenty years experience in scientific sales recruitment with professionally qualified, expert consultants, registered with the REC. As such, we are able to offer candidates an exceptional service in helping them to find a scientific sales job, laboratory sales job or marketing position.

Typical roles

With extensive experience in the scientific sales arena, our dedicated team work with a wide range of customers around the world, from small technology start-ups to multinational scientific and medical manufacturers to specialist research laboratories enabling us to offer a broad range of scientific sales jobs and marketing jobs coming through, including:

  • Application Specialist

    Responsible for supporting the laboratory sales team in pathology (LIMS, digital pathology), diagnostics and life science sales you will normally be educated to degree or PhD level in a relevant life science subject with experience in molecular or microbiology, cell culture, biochemistry, blood sciences, histology, anatomical pathology or haematology.

  • Point of Care Sales

    Working in primary care or hospitals you will use your pathology laboratory / clinical chemistry experience in the commercial setting working with innovative POC equipment aimed at near patient testing providing rapid blood results ensuring patient pathway flow is optimised and outcomes improved.

  • Pathology Laboratory Sales

    These roles require a technical background as a biomedical scientist in medical laboratory sciences – biochemistry, haematology, microbiology, tissue diagnostics / histology combined with a sales track record or commercial acumen.

  • Molecular Biology Sales

    With a strong background in genetics, molecular biology or life sciences you will have a good understanding of modern molecular systems and molecular and in vitro diagnostic techniques including qPCR, rt-PCR, next generation sequencing, nucleic acid extraction, nucleic acid purification and be able to use this with your varied customer base including university research laboratories, NHS pathology and pharmaceutical / biotech companies.

  • Invitro-Diagnostic Sales (IVD)

    Normally coming from a life sciences background you will promote a range of products into the hospital laboratory and research lab environment.

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Kirkham Young Ltd.
The Old Court House
North Trade Road
East Sussex
TN33 0EX