Archive for February, 2011

Medtronic to shed up to 2,000 medical device jobs

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

Medical sales jobs were dealt a body-blow this week, after the world’s largest medical device manufacturer, Medtronic, announced plans to shed up to 2,000 jobs.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/medtronic-to-shed-up-to-2000-medical-device-jobs-172375.html

Falling patent applications could affect scientific sales jobs

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

A falling number of patents being filed by UK scientists and engineers has been reported, risking the development of opportunities for scientific sales jobs.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/falling-patent-applications-could-affect-scientific-sales-jobs-172319.html

Bristol microchip innovators offer scientific sales jobs potential

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

Scientific sales jobs are likely to be created during the development of a Bristol-based company that has produced what scientists believe to be close to the ultimate microchip.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/bristol-microchip-innovators-offer-scientific-sales-jobs-potential-172210.html

Patient monitoring market will increase hospital sales jobs

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Positive figures for the European patient monitoring device market could spell good news for hospital sales jobs in the UK.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/patient-monitoring-market-will-increase-hospital-sales-jobs-172124.html

Pfizer closure could be turned into scientific sales jobs opportunity

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

The soon-to-be vacant Pfizer site in Sandwich should be opened up to biotech venture capitalists who could create valuable R&D and scientific and hospital sales jobs, on the site, a Tory MP and expert in biotechnology has claimed.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/pfizer-closure-could-be-turned-into-scientific-sales-jobs-opportunity-171820.html

Medical equipment giant faces lucrative takeover

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

One of the UK’s biggest names in medical equipment could be the subject of one of the most valuable takeovers in the medical products industry.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/medical-equipment-giant-faces-lucrative-takeover-171956.html

Medical equipment maker sees 12 per cent sales increase

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Multinational medical equipment maker, St Jude Medical, has reported a 12 per cent year-on-year rise in net global sales during the fourth quarter of 2010.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/medical-equipment-maker-sees-12-per-cent-sales-increase-171846.html

UK distribution deal raises scientific sales job prospects

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

German laboratory equipment manufacturer, ATM, has appointed a UK distributor for its range of sample-preparation equipment and consumables, raising the prospect of new scientific sales jobs.

http://www.kirkhamyoung.co.uk/news/article/uk-distribution-deal-raises-scientific-sales-job-prospects-171767.html