CURRENT VACANCIES

  • Postdoctoral Research Scientist — Agricultural Sustainability Database

    • Work Area: Science
    • Location: EX20 2SB, Devon
    • Salary details: £31,350 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      We are seeking a highly qualified postdoctoral research scientist specialised in sustainability assessment of agricultural production systems. The position will run for 12 months and be based at the institute's North Wyke site in Devon, England.

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  • Junior Farm Technician - Rothamsted Harpenden

    • Work Area: Farms
    • Location: AL5 2JQ, Herts
    • Salary details: Ranging from £17,500 dependant on experience
    • Overview of role:
      Rothamsted Research Farm in Hertfordshire is looking to recruit a Junior Farm Technician, to join the Harpenden Farm Team. If you are an ambitious individual, who is organised and a good communicator we would love to hear from you. This role will either suit a new entrant looking for experience or alternatively an experienced operator who would like the challenge of working in a research environment. The ability to think outside the box at times is welcomed.

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  • Junior Farm technician - Rothamsted Brooms Barn

    • Work Area: Farms
    • Location: IP28 6NP, Suffolk
    • Salary details: Ranging from £17,500 dependant on experience
    • Overview of role:
      Rothamsted Research farm in Brooms Barn, Suffolk are recruiting a Junior Farm Technician to join our Brooms Barn Farm. If you are an ambitious individual, who is organised and a good communicator, we would love to hear from you. This role could suit someone new to working on Farms, or alternatively, an experienced operator who would like the challenge of working in a research environment. The ability to think 'outside the box' for new ideas at times is welcomed.

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  • Assistant Farm Manager

    • Work Area: Farms
    • Location: AL5 2JQ, Herts
    • Salary details: salary ranging from £29,842 per annum dependant on experience
    • Overview of role:
      This unique role at Rothamsted Research Farm is in Harpenden, Hertfordshire. The Assistant Farm Manager’s role will be to assist in the running of the commercial enterprises across the Rothamsted and Woburn sites supporting the science programmes across the farms.We require a first-class ambitious individual, who is organised and a good communicator to lead the existing arable team, with the ability to liaise with science and research teams to achieve successful completion of experimental protocols. The ability to think outside the box at times would be welcomed.

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  • Industry Grant Development Manager

    • Work Area: Grant Support
    • Location: AL5 2JQ, Herts
    • Salary details: £37,890-£41,438 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      Rothamsted Research is looking to increase its impact through business engagement regionally, nationally, and internationally. To support this, we are seeking an Industry Grant Development Manager, based in the Research Grants Team as part of the wider Research and Innovation Grants Office (RIGO). This post will engage with, and support, staff across all departments and grades to help secure funding for collaborative R&D, translation, co-innovation, and industry-led projects through: Developing and maintaining our grant funding relationships with industry, Building new grant funded collaborations that lead to joint projects

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  • Research Scientist - Molecular Biochemist

    • Work Area: Science
    • Location: AL5 2JQ, Herts
    • Salary details: £37,890 - £41,438 per annum
    • Overview of role:
      An experienced postdoctoral plant molecular biochemist is required join the Molecular Discovery Group, an integrated multi-omics research team at Rothamsted Research who are investigating plant biomass as a feedstock for the production of high value products for industrial biotechnology, renewable chemical and pharma industries. Specifically, the post-holder will be involved in the cloning and functional characterisation of willow and poplar secondary metabolite biosynthesis genes and enzymes, including the reconstruction of those pathways in microbial systems.

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