Pharmaceutical/Scientific Talent Acquisition Manager

Richmond, London, UK. Basic £35K plus bonus. Head hunting senior pharmaceutical executives for one major global client.


The purpose of the Pharmaceutical Talent Acquisition Manager/Researcher is to head hunt and resource personnel currently working within the Pharmaceutical industry for specific retained positions.

The Client

Our client are a specialist pharmaceutical recruitment consultancy who focus on placing candidates in executive level and interim jobs within medical affairs, regulatory affairs and clinical development as well as functions such as pharmacovigilance, drug safety and biometrics. They have unprecedented levels of experience in this sector and are a market leader.

The Opportunity

  • To be a function specialist and to take ownership of research campaigns for specific search and selection and interim assignments.
  • Responsible for the regular and continued supply of suitable candidates through professional search and advertised selection.
  • Development of ongoing relationships with candidates by offering first class career advice and customer service.
  • To attend industry conferences and events as and when required.
  • To produce monthly report figures at the end of each month.
  • To update all company systems and candidate records.
  • To implement candidate marketing plan and to continually review its effectiveness.

Person Specification

  • Degree educated ideally in a scientific or mathematical discipline.
  • Experience of recruitment preferably with some exposure to life sciences, clinical or pharmaceutical sectors.
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • Organised, diligent and reliable.
  • Corporate and well presented.

The Package

A competitive basic salary plus bonus paid three times per annum. Hours are 8.45am -5.15pm Monday-Friday. Flexible working conditions also available.


Contact Richard Barker on +44 (0)203 151 0611 for further information or apply now using the ‘Apply’ button and form below or by sending your CV with covering email to