Current Vacancies

Hard Services Manager – LMS 1913

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and flexible individual to join the LMS Estates team as our Hard Services Manager. The successful candidate will have general MEPH experience and technical competence with specific responsibility for the management of Hard Services including planned preventive, reactive and strategic maintenance.

Closing Date - 16th August 2022

IT Support Analyst – IT Network and Desk Support – LMS 1904

The MRC’s London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) is a scientific institute with a unique computing environment using Windows, Linux and Macs. Supporting world class scientific research, you will be part of a team that delivers ICT services that enable pioneering science to take place. The primary function of this role is to provide scientific applications and computing infrastructure support.

Closing Date - 21st August 2022

Finance Manager/Business Partner – Finance & Control – LMS 1918

We are looking for a Finance Manager to join our finance team who provide a comprehensive financial business partnering service to the LMS, working closely with stakeholders to add financial awareness to the decision making and to deliver outcomes that are in line with the LMS and UKRI priorities, while ensuring that budgets are used effectively. You will also perform a range of reporting and control functions, but fundamentally will be responsible for positioning finance to work with the researchers and link all activities to the delivery plan.

Closing Date - 22nd August 2022

MRC Postdoctoral Research Scientist – Behavioural Phenomics – LMS 1912

We have developed new technology for high-throughput behavioural screening and quantitative phenotyping that we are now using to discover neuroactive compounds in natural products and to repurpose existing drugs to treat Mendelian diseases. This position would give you access to unique screening technology and a group of interdisciplinary colleagues who work together on behaviour assays, instrument development, software, and data analysis.

Closing Date - 28th August 2022

Research Specialist – Developmental Epigenomics – 1906

A 2-year Research Specialist position is available at the MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) to work within the Developmental Epigenomics Group with Prof Juan M Vaquerizas at the London Institute of Medical Sciences. The Developmental Epigenomics Group aims to understand how cells use their genetic information throughout development, and how these regulatory mechanisms are affected in disease. We are a friendly, collaborative, combined wet lab and computational team which uses a wide range of high-throughput genomic techniques such as single-cell multiomics, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, and Hi-C. For more information, visit

Closing Date - 18th September 2022