Scientific Recruitment Team Leader

London, UK. £40K OTE £60K. Managing a team of recruiters who focus on placing candidates into the UK Life Sciences sector.


The purpose of the scientific recruitment team leader is to manage the London team and ensure that it achieves its financial objectives. To also own and develop strong strategic relationships within your individual client base and further develop the London client portfolio.

Client Details

Our client is an award winning recruitment company dedicated to the science, clinical and engineering sectors. They are part of one of the largest recruitment groups in Europe and are listed on the AIM stock exchange.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

• To manage the London scientific recruitment team reporting into the Regional Director.
• To ensure that the team achieve their KPI`s and financial objectives.
• To be involved in the hiring and personal development of the team.
• To attend client meetings.
• To attend regional and national management meetings.
• To help the team when required to achieve their monthly and quarterly targets via fee generation.

Desired Skills & Experience

• A graduate ideally in a scientific discipline.
• Experience of working within professional recruitment ideally some exposure to clinical, scientific or pharmaceutical recruitment although other sectors will be considered if the applicant has a desire to work in the scientific recruitment environment.
• Management experience.
• The ability to lead and engage.
• Excellent presentation and communication skills.
• Driven, hardworking and ambitious.

The Package

A competitive basic salary, commission paid quarterly, 24 days holiday, flexible benefits package, rising stars initiative, annual awards ceremony and corporate events.


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