Work for us
XCellR8 is an exciting, challenging and rewarding place to work. Based at the prestigious National Innovation Campus at Sci-Tech Daresbury in Cheshire, our team all work towards our shared mission of accelerating the world’s transition to 100% animal-free testing.
The company is structured into the talented lab team, the eagle-eyes in Quality Assurance (QA) and savvy commercial experts covering finance, sales and marketing. That means we’re always keen to hear from scientists with experience in human cell culture techniques, those at the beginning of a career in life sciences who want to gain experience of working in animal-free conditions or business development specialists with a relevant technical background.
We’re often asked if you have to be vegetarian or vegan to work here, and the answer is no. It’s a complex personal decision and not one we’d ever make a prerequisite of joining XCellR8.
We’re looking for a PhD scientist with industry and regulatory experience, and if you are interested in joining our wonderful team here in Cheshire as a Senior Scientist, please contact us today.
A rewarding place to work
Beyond developing exciting new scientific techniques, working with some of the world’s top cosmetic brands and largest chemical companies helping to protect human safety, XCellR8 offers some great employee benefits:
- 25 days holiday per year
- Company pension
- Annual salary reviews
- Personal development plans and regular appraisals
- Access to high quality training and development
- Time devoted to supporting corporate charity efforts
- Team nights out and celebrations
- Wellbeing initiatives including free fruit in the office
Location, location, location
As well as the chance to work alongside many other fast growth science-based businesses, Sci-Tech Daresbury offers us state-of-the-art laboratory and office space, free car parking, an on site canteen and coffee shop and easy access from the motorway network.
We occasionally offer ad hoc work experience in our lab or office. If you’d like to apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and tell us how you fit with our values.