Jobs in life sciences

Recruiter in life sciences

Ref. RMC
Function: Did you study life sciences and do you love to connect with people? Or are you an HR recruitment profile that shows high interest in life sciences?
Location: Ghent

The company:

Talent & content

MindCapture has its offices in Ghent and Antwerp and focuses on innovative environments and future oriented life science talents. We connect people to 21st century company activities that thrive innovation and impact. We provide staffing (talent) and consultancy services (content). 

MindCapture is eager to connect with great talents who are open for a change or looking for a next opportunity in their career, looking to spread their wings in the space of biotech, medical devices, pharma, lab, healthcare and the chemical industries. 

We look for candidates who want to grow, to leverage, and to explore hidden talents, in recruitment, and consultancy.  We keep our heart close to the science and technology content and in the mean time we connect to the human side and we care for the personality of our colleagues, candidates and customers.  

MindCapture offers a range of services to support companies or healthcare institutions in recruitment and staffing (talent) and in consultancy on the topics of quality management, data management and business development (content).

Job description:

For the division “talent”, we are looking for a recruitment specialist or a recruitment consultant.

As a recruiter for our life sciences division, you play the role of a detective - tapping into all kind of talent pools while having access to wide networks, tools and resources.

Once you have spotted people with potential, you try to get in touch and engage with these candidates. Then you will have in-depth interviews and present them to our customers or colleagues for further follow up, after you have learned about the candidate's aspirations and interests. 

Some tasks detailed:

  • As a recruiter at MindCapture, you will have the daily challenge to find and get in touch with people for medium and high-level positions in the life science sector in Benelux and abroad.
  • As a recruiter, it is your mission to connect candidates with roles, projects and opportunities which expand their comfort zones.
  • As part of our highly motivated team, you will be a trusted support for our colleagues, candidates and for our customers.
  • As a recruiter, you will also be involved in other activities to support the company’s business:
    • input and maintenance of our database, in compliance with the GDPR rules
    • set up and implement the e-recruitment and (web-) marketing activities such as maintaining our website, job postings on different media and follow-up with efficacy scoring, social media stuffing, performing the necessary updates
    • Organising and supporting our presence at congresses, symposia, booths and other activities
    • follow-up of our digital presence 
    • follow up with candidates, once placed
  • As a recruiter, you stay updated of new topics in life sciences.  Content matters to us.

Requested competences and skills:

  • You are an analytical and resourceful individual with a passion for sciences and recruitment.
  • You like to develop relationships, and you have the ability to understand the ambitions of our candidates. Strong empathy is a must. 
  • We appreciate people who bring an entrepreneurial spirit and who not only bring innovative ideas, but who also implement the projects up to the last chapter.
  • You are professional; you can adapt to different kinds of environments. 
  • You have excellent writing and oral skills in Dutch and English. French is a plus. 
  • You think and act fast. 
  • You can multitask and coop with different kind of projects at one time. 
  • You co-think with your colleagues to take the best decisions in order to achieve the best results. 

What we offer: 

  • You will be part of a dynamic and innovative team, building on the most promising technologies and environments of the Benelux market.
  • You will be rewarded on market conformity plus achievement- based valaiable salary, once you are up and running in the job.
  • We are based at MeetDistrict Gent or Antwerp.