Job vacancies at the Science Council

Account Development Manager

3 to 5 days a week (0.6 –01.0 FTE negotiable)

£28,000 to £32,000 p.a. pro rata (dependent on experience)

Farringdon area, London – with some London and UK travel expected

Are you result driven? Unwilling to take no for an answer? Comfortable with a range of people and great at building productive long-term relationships?

The Science Council is looking for someone who can take responsibility and deliver results.  Someone who is an excellent communicator and someone who can develop strong, productive relationships and deliver a great customer experience.

The Science Council sets the standards for practising scientists, through professional registration.  We also work with companies and organisations that employ or engage with practising scientists and science technicians.  We encourage them to sign up to our Employer Champion programme and provide an environment that enables eligible employees to become registered and support their continuing professional development (CPD).

As our Account Development Manager, you will be responsible for developing and sometimes recruiting Employer Champions, to encourage the uptake and commitment to professional registration among their staff, and maximise the number of registrants.

You need to be results orientated, with selling or account development experience, and a positive track record in building and maintaining positive working relationships across all levels of business. You will need strong communications skills, with experience of public speaking and facilitation. Confidence using a database would be an advantage.

A copy of the full job description can be found here. 

If, like us, you believe science is important and want to support scientists in their work we look forward to hearing from you.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter to

Closing date for applications: 9am, 5th February 2018

Interview date: w/c 12th February 2018


Volunteering at the Science Council

If you are a registered scientist and would like to volunteer for us we are keen to welcome Assessors or Registrant Champions. If you would like to volunteer with us working in the Science Council office please email us with your CV and a covering note explaining what sort of experience you would welcome.

If you would like to join our Board or Committees please email an expression of interest to us with your CV.