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FAQ

What jobs can you do with a Chemistry degree?

Chemistry graduates find employment in research based laboratory jobs and in more commercial, consultative roles.

A list of careers for Chemistry graduates that we have recently placed include:

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Biochemist
  • Toxicologist
  • Research Scientist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Toxicologist
  • Technologist

How can a Chemistry graduate gain the edge in the job market?

As with most scientific degrees it is helpful if candidates possess commercial or postgraduate experience within their preferred discipline.

With a more general degree than some of the other Science subjects it can be useful to take specialisms within Chemistry - Organic, Inorganic, or Analytical chemistry all being examples.

What is the average starting salary for a Chemistry graduate?

The average salary for a Chemistry graduate in a job related to their degree is around £23,000. We work with employers from many different sectors but find that the most lucrative opportunities are often within the oil and gas sectors.

This is the STEM Graduates job board section.  Those looking for grad jobs, grad schemes, postgrad jobs or any other type of employment can do a job search using the filters on the right around the location, degree, graduation year, opportunity type and interest.  It is regularly updated make sure you check back for and search for new opportunities.

 

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Graduate Chemist required for a Technical Assessor job in Norwich, Norfolk.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Norwich

Graduate from a Chemistry degree background required for a Laboratory Technician job in Cambridgeshire.

Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Cambridgeshire

Our client is a pharmaceutical company based in Wiltshire, who are looking for a Bachelors or Masters graduate to join their team as a Scientist.

Salary: £18,000 to £22,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Andover

Our client, a renowned manufacturer of fertilisers, are currently hiring a science related graduate to join their team as a Graduate Laboratory Techni...

Salary: £16,000 to £18,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Norfolk

We have an exciting opportunity to join our client in Hertfordshire, who specialises in the manufacture and supply of laboratory equipment developed t...

Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: Watford

Do you enjoy working with maths? Would you like to contribute to children’s academic, physical and social well-being? Are you creative and able to thi...

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Named Employer

Location: Amersham

Technology is at the heart of YNAP and is the driving force behind its success. Starting in September 2017, our 12-month rotational programme offers w...

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: London

If you’re in your penultimate year, build your skills and your confidence by working alongside specialists for six weeks during the summer. You could ...

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Named Employer

Location: UK wide

You could join us in Cyber Security, Data and Analytics, Forensic Technology Solutions Digital Trust or Technology Consulting.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: UK Wide

We have a wide range of opportunities for school leavers, undergraduates and graduates across Audit, Advisory, Tax and Technology.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: UK Wide