Junior Researcher

London, UK
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About the Job

Are you interested in helping scientists accelerate the development of cutting edge treatments that are revolutionising global medicine? Hanson Wade is looking for a full-time researcher to help develop its fast-growing software-as-a-service Beacon database of preclinical and clinical drug development intelligence.


The successful candidate will be responsible for curating and maintaining data and intelligence for cutting edge therapeutics. This means monitoring and analysing a wide range of data and intelligence sources ranging from scientific journals and patents through to investor presentations and conferences in order to make sure that Beacon data is comprehensive, robust and up-to-date.


Hanson Wade is a fast-growing knowledge services business based on London, England which specialises in creating disruptive information products drawn from the collective experience of leading scientists. Our Beacon data and intelligence services are highly regarded by the world’s biggest and best drug developers including Merck, Astra Zeneca, Abbvie, Genentech and many, many more.


What’s the Job?

Manage a research team based offshore and in our London office in order to curate accurate, timely, insightful and comprehensive data and intelligence;
Identify and analyse the most relevant information for Beacon and its users;
Create insightful data analysis and visualizations that are valued and trusted by our customers;
Collaborate with stakeholders ranging from customers and prospects to key opinion leaders and colleagues who work on Hanson Wade’s portfolio of sister conferences and meetings
You will be part of a global network of life science researchers working on dynamic, fast growing products in exciting, cutting edge life science areas.

What attributes will you need?

Master’s degree in a life science or a relevant subject
Proven ability to deal with complex life science concepts
Previous experience in a research role and/or data-oriented role is desirable but not essential.
Good project and people management skills that can be applied to colleagues and customers is desirable
Results-oriented, passionate about delivering value and impact, proactive
Some overseas travel would be required in this role: a few trips per year
Most of all, you will need to be curious


Monthly Awards and Social Events
Annual Awards Dinner
Dress Down Fridays
Busy and active social calendar
Massive opportunities for career progression
Overseas travel
Hanson Wade is an amazing company to work for. But don’t take our word for it. Our Glassdoor rating makes us one of the leading employers in the country – check out the reviews for yourself.

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