Life Science Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Scientific

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Life Science Skills List in Scientific

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Life Science role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Life Science job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 29% of Life Science job descriptions contained lifesciences as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

lifesciences
29%
pharmaceutical
18%
sales
18%
genomics
18%
molecular biology
15%
sales executive
15%
field sales
15%
gmp
12%
account manager
9%
microscopy
9%
optical microscopy
9%
analyst
9%
laboratory
9%
business development
9%
customer service
9%
pharmaceutical industry
6%
hplc
6%
method development
6%
method transfer
6%
qc
6%
development
6%
manager
6%
r&d
6%
science
6%
analytical
6%
account management
6%
environmental
6%
telesales
6%
healthcare
6%
market access
6%
dna sequencing
6%
key accounts
6%
outside sales
6%
qpcr
6%
sales team
6%
direct sales
6%
pharmacists
3%
pharmacovigilance
3%
pv
3%
editing
3%
medical communications
3%
proof reading
3%
reading
3%
writing
3%
communication skills
3%
csv
3%
gamp
3%
validation
3%
associate
3%
biology
3%
biotech
3%
capital
3%
discovery
3%
drug
3%
fund
3%
funding
3%
investment
3%
life
3%
principal
3%
research
3%
senior
3%
vc
3%
venture
3%
food industry
3%
food science
3%
report writing
3%
sample preparation
3%
negotiation
3%
product management
3%
critical thinking
3%
design development
3%
innovation
3%
materials science
3%
nanomaterials
3%
nanoparticles
3%
surface modification
3%
pharmaceutical sales
3%
greenhouse
3%
bsc
3%
chemical
3%
chemist
3%
chemistry
3%
formulation
3%
lubricants
3%
msc
3%
phd
3%
research and development
3%
fluid
3%
consumables
3%
ngs
3%
biomedical
3%
sourcing
3%
technical information
3%
technical support
3%
pcr
3%
hse advisor
3%
grant writing
3%
life sciences
3%
project management
3%
control testing
3%
quality control
3%
apprentice
3%
apprenticeship
3%
data
3%
environment
3%
utilities
3%
water
3%
biotechnology
3%
cell biology
3%
iso 9000
3%
manufacture
3%
production management
3%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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