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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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We are seeking to recruit a bright and driven graduate to join our team as an Assistant Supply Planner to help us achieve this.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Named Employer

Location: Leamington Spa

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Salary: £21,000 to £22,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

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Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: London

PhD level jobs London for Engineering, Chemistry or Physics graduates

Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Job - Agency Client

Location: London

Working on initial testing, mocking up and iteratively trying ideas that’ll feed into the design of a final physical product. You’ll conduct and input...

Salary: £150 to £200 Per Day

Opportunity Type: Internship - Named Employer

Location: Godalming

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

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Bristol

Opportunity to join a 2 year technical graduate scheme at Tarmac. Candidates must be on course for a 2.1 degree.

Salary: Competitive

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Solihull

Our Junior Consultants are recruited from graduates of the highest calibre across all disciplines. New recruits are given an intensive induction into ...

Salary: £40,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: London

We are seeking to recruit bright and driven graduates from all disciplines to work on exciting, life-saving projects in our expanding Analyst team bas...

Salary: £40,000 Per Annum

Opportunity Type: Graduate Scheme - Named Employer

Location: Leeds