Working for us
We’re always looking for talented and motivated people to work as part of our close-knit team. Roles range from editorial to production, marketing to event co-ordination, HR to accounts. Our size means that you will also have the opportunity to get involved with specialist projects.
Our staff have a variety of backgrounds – with many coming from scientific research as well as from the world of publishing. It’s this mix of experience that helps us to support and inspire the biological community.
We are an equal opportunities employer and offer a competitive salary and benefits including a non-contributory pension scheme. Staff are based in our Cambridge office.
Vacancies will be posted on this page, but if you don’t see anything relevant please do still get in touch with us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Science communication/community manager – internship
The Company of Biologists and its journal Development are looking for an intern, through the DTP/PIPS or equivalent schemes, to help run the successful community website ‘the Node’. This is an opportunity to gain experience in the rapidly growing online science communication environment, to develop writing skills, and to learn about academic publishing. Click here for more information.
To apply, or for more information, contact email@example.com.
Applications should be received as soon as possible.
Join our staff for 6-12 months. Your focus is likely to be on a content-related project, such as commissioning Reviews and writing news pieces. You’ll work with our experienced team, learn new skills and gain opportunities. Our interns have a great track record of continuing on into important publishing roles. Look out for one of our job adverts or express your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
We offer professional internships for PhD students – designed to help further your professional development. Each internship is carefully defined, both with the institute and the individual, and usually involves projects with our journal teams. Your focus will be on a specific activity – such as data gathering or analysis – rather than writing. If you are interested in applying, please contact us at email@example.com well in advance.