Recruiting Researcher - Contract

Updated: December 3, 2021
Location: Nationwide
Job ID: 137967


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Overview

Syneos Health Communications is currently recruiting for a highly motivated, results-oriented professional for the role of Recruiting Researcher/Sourcing Specialist for our Communications Talent Acquisition team. The Researcher is primarily responsible for assisting and supporting the TA staff in the sourcing and qualification of multi skill set individuals into contract and direct positions with our clients.   The Researcher works with the Recruiters to identify target candidate populations and utilize computer search, cold calling, and networking techniques to identify candidates meeting desired criteria.  

We are preferably looking for this position to be in close to our one office locations in New York, Westerville or Santa Monica. 

Responsibilities

  • Utilizes all recruitment tools in order to source, identify and pre-qualify or re-qualify specific skill sets of professionals for priority positions as determined daily/weekly
  • Database Mining
  • Candidate pre-qualification and interview coordination
  • Applicant Tracking System Database searches and updating
  • Generate leads and referrals through the qualification process
  • Support sourcing and candidate flow initiatives for area of responsibility
  • Manage job posting process on Job Boards
  • Perform candidate reference checks
  • Identify Academics, Associations, Societies etc. for different specialties
  • Utilizes social network sites such as LinkedIn and Talemetry for sourcing and networking
  • Other duties and responsibilities as needed and assigned

Job Requirements

Along with demonstrated initiative, uncompromised integrity and a results-oriented mindset, the ideal candidate has:

Education Required: 
4-year degree and/or equivalent related industry experience

Skills Required:

  • Minimum of one year professional experience that includes formal training in sourcing practices and recruitment support role. 
  • Knowledge of ATS and Web based recruiting tools to include CareerBuilder and Monster.
  • Able to write basic web/database queries and Boolean searches
  • Able to develop rapport with others and work in a team environment
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of service delivery
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate dependability in difficult circumstances and show a sense of urgency about getting results
  • Perform a wide variety of tasks and change focus quickly as demands change
  • Prior experience in sourcing with direct candidate interaction within pharmaceutical/clinical environment
  • Should have a strong desire to source, qualify and assist and support Senior Staff in the recruitment cycle
  • Proficiency in Internet applications, major job boards and demonstrated knowledge with Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
  • The drive for self-development, the ability to collaborate, and an action-oriented work ethic
This position excludes Colorado applicants.

As a healthcare company we have an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of their job responsibilities, unless an exemption can be confirmed based on a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. Submission & Approval of an Exemption does not guarantee that an exemption can be accommodated.


At Syneos Health Communications, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which our people can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and a quality of life balance.

Syneos Health Communications is the only healthcare communications network that is part of a company on the frontlines of healthcare, with a clear view into the everyday complexities of life and health. As part of Syneos Health™, our agencies — consisting of leading brands and experts in advertising, branding, public relations, managed markets and medical communications — are engaged in every point of influence in health, providing real-world insight into markets and audiences in ways that no other partner could.

WORK HERE MATTERS EVERYWHERE | How will you accelerate bringing new therapies to patients?

Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

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