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Welcome to the Biochemical Society Vacancy page! You can find information of our vacancies and benefits provided.

The Society is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we value, promote, and seek diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age and we offer a generous benefits package.

We offer a generous benefits package which includes:

Day One Benefits:

  • Fully Remote Working with access to an office hub
  • Competitive salaries within the sector
  • 24 days holiday + eight bank holidays and additional days over the Christmas break
  • 21.6% employer pension contribution, 9.8% employee pension contribution
  • Flexible working options available
  • Employee Assistance Programme and Retail Offers and Discounts

Post-Probation Benefits:

  • Currently trialling the 4-day working week, available upon passing your probation
  • Eyecare vouchers with Specsavers
  • Season Ticket Loan Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Post 6 Months Benefits:

  • Enhanced Family Friendly Policies
  • Carers Leave
  • Volunteering Leave
  • Study Leave
  • Enhanced Sick Pay after one year's continuous service

We are seeking a proactive Editorial Assistant to support the team and take charge of key steps of the publishing process across the Portland Press portfolio.

In this role, you will quality-assure journal submissions and support the peer-review process. With a focus on researcher service, you will communicate with authors, reviewers and editors to answer questions and resolve any difficulties they might have in using the online manuscript system.

If you are interested in the role, click 'Apply Here'.

The closing date for this role is 8th December 2023.

Apply Here
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