Talent Acquisition Specialist-Life Sciences

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Updated: May 23, 2018
Location: Raleigh, NC, United States
Job ID: 69869


You're driven, resourceful, and above all else - remarkably smart.

You love a good challenge. You are the first to roll up your sleeves and work with relentless energy until you solve the unsolvable, beat the unbeatable and you always come out on top. Passable doesn't cut it - you've got fire in your belly to learn more, do more and be more. For you, the sweetest success is shared success and you're known for your good nature. You'll fit right in at Syneos Health where we surround ourselves with the most talented and agile professionals in the industry, but we check our egos at the door.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies - INC Research and inVentiv Health - we bring together more than 21,000 clinical and commercial minds to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment where you'll be supported with comprehensive resources including emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge sharing. Grow your career with a global company committed to shortening the distance from lab to life.


This opportunity is withTaylor Strategy Partners (TSP), as Syneos Health company. TSPhas been a leader in the people business since 1969, partnering with our clients to identify, select, develop, and retain talent. Simply said, we consult and deliver on all things PEOPLE. We are seeking passionate people to imagine, create, and implement talent solutions for our clients, and ultimately improve and save patient's lives.

We are searching for a talent acquisition specialist to help build healthcare and life science organizations, by sourcing top talent for our rpo (recruitment process outsourcing) partnerships. This position reports to the Team Manager/Director, RPO. More specifically,

  • Responsible for sourcing candidates across multiple skill sets, consistent with client goals and deliverables.
  • Incorporate comprehensive and targeted candidate attraction and development techniques to identify a high quality, diverse candidate pool.
  • Manage social media and job board advertising or career-site postings, ensuring postings are compelling, accurate and positioned for maximum effectiveness.
  • Screen candidates for initial suitability.


Along with demonstrated initiative, uncompromised integrity and a results-oriented mindset, the ideal candidate has:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 1 year of sourcing or recruiting experience.
  • Knowledge of the life sciences/biopharmaceutical space is ideal.
  • Goal oriented and self-motivated with a demonstrated sense of urgency.
  • Passion for fostering an exceptional candidate experience.
  • The drive for self-development, the ability to collaborate, and an action-oriented work ethic

Personal Competencies:
  • Passion for learning.
  • Values attention to detail at an appropriate level to ensure accuracy.
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills.
  • Goal oriented and self-motivated with a demonstrated sense of urgency.
  • Solid business acumen.
  • Strong interpersonal/EQ.
  • A demonstrated ability to apply creative approaches to business challenges.

Taylor Strategy Partners is prepared to offer a competitive compensation package, as well as career advancement opportunities.

Make your work matter everywhere.Be a driving force in a rapidly evolving healthcare industry.

Syneos Health companies are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled)
Years Exp 1
Position Type/Category Recruiting
Corporate Direct
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Employment/Job Type Full Time
Employment Type Syneos Health position

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