Scientific - Recruitment Consultant - Pharma and Biotech

Recruitment, Staffing, Science, Incentives, Permanent, Commission, Pharma, Biotech, Business Development

A Recruitment Consultant job, London, competitive basic salary + commission, business sales, sourcing candidates.

Your new company

Hays are the world's leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled work. With over 8,748 staff operating from 244 offices in 33 countries, Hays offers deep expertise across a wide spectrum of industries and sectors. Last year we placed around 57,000 candidates into permanent jobs and around 212,000 people into temporary assignments. Due to market growth we are looking for sales driven Recruitment Consultants to help expand our successful business.

Your new role

As a Recruitment Consultant at Hays in London Cheapside, you will manage the full 360° Recruitment Consultant role. You'll be managing the end to end recruitment life cycle, helping both our clients and candidates achieve a lasting impact. You will be working with some of the top companies within the Pharma market with as well as winning new business with some of the most cutting edge companies within the Biotech sector. You will be contacting candidates with expert market knowledge, advertising roles, networking, using our market leading technology to search for candidates on our database, as well as providing consultative information to your clients. You will be working within the fastest growing team in Hays Life Sciences and will be specialising in the placement of scientific candidates.

What you'll need to succeed


  • BSc, MSc or PhD in a Life Sciences focused area (Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology etc...)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Confident, ambitious and ability to navigate complex situations
  • Competent computer and IT skills


  • Previous experience within the Pharma or Biotech Sector
  • Previous sales or recruitment experience

What you'll get in return

At Hays, we know that recruitment can be demanding and competitive. However, as the market leader, Hays offers you the best training in the industry to support you in your development from a Trainee Recruitment Consultant into a recruiting expert. You will receive classroom training and on-the-job coaching from experienced consultants which will enable you to develop a lasting and successful career. We believe in recognising success, so not only do we promote from within, but you will be rewarded with uncapped commission and unrivalled incentives and benefits.

What you need to do now

If you want to benefit from Hays industry leading training as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant in London Cheapside, apply now!


Job type:
Staffing & Employment
Research And Development
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to William Ashbrook, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

4th Floor, 107 Cheapside

Telephone: 020 3465 0043

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