Graduate Opportunities

Graduates at work

Our graduate positions provide a fantastic opportunity to develop a career in science without working in the lab. We are looking for high calibre science graduates who are passionate about advancing the Chemical Sciences. 

If you have a good honours, masters or PhD degree in a chemical or related science then we want to hear from you. Benefits include a starting salary of 24,317, pension scheme, free life assurance and private health insurance. Roles are based in Cambridge (relocation support may be provided). 

We are usually looking for people to be available to work within the next 6 months. We do not have one intake for publishing graduates and will look to start anyone successful through our application process as soon as possible. For details on how to apply, see the 'Graduates - advice on applying' page. If you are sucessful at this stage you will be invited to an assessment centre where you will have the opportunity to find out more about the Royal Society of Chemistry.

To find out more about the roles please click on the links below.

Graduate vacancies in Publishing

Open to applications for Publishing Editor. Please submit your application as soon as possible.

RSC Graduate Scheme

Closed to applications.

Graduates - advice on applying

Complete the application form attached below and apply via 'search for a new role' below. Upload your completed application form when it asks for your CV/Resume or application form...


We have great opportunities, often during the summer months, for undergraduates and postgraduates to gain fantastic work experience at the Royal Society of Chemistry

Related Links

Link icon RSC Graduate Blog MyRSC
Find out more about life on the RSC Graduate Scheme

Link icon Publishing Graduate Blog MyRSC
Find out more about life as a Publishing Editor

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