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Trainee Recruitment Strategist

SIRE Life Sciences
Amsterdam, NH, The Netherlands
February 14, 2018

SIRE Life Sciences® is the market leader in life science recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continues innovation. We like technology, in a life science market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyse the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyse the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©.

Role description:

As Trainee Recruitment Strategist© you will approach the market and build further on existing relationships. It will be your job to find the best specialists via efficient strategies. You will receive an in-depth training to become a sector-dedicated specialist.

Due to extensive growth, SIRE Life Sciences® is looking for junior, medior, senior and Principle Recruitment Strategists© for the rapid growing HQ the Herengracht in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.


* Business development and consultancy.

* Mediation between clients and candidates.

* Being able to act resilient in a dynamic market.

* Supporting clients in finding the right professional on a temporary and permanent basis.

* Expanding your network by organising meetings with external and new clients.


* 0 – 3 years of work experience (we have an intensive training program, no recruitment or work experience in Life Sciences is required).

* Valid driving license.

* Bachelor's or master's degree.

* A commercial and communicative mindset.

* Fluent in Dutch and English (German is a plus).

* Eager to learn, ambitious, resilient and result orientated.

* Interested in technology and innovation is a plus.

* Living in Amsterdam or willing to relocate.

* If you have a background in sales, account management or business development its a plus.

* It's another plus if you can show that you are able to fully commit yourself to something (sports, entrepreneurship, arts, etc.).


* Vibrant working environment in the center of Amsterdam.

* Working in a highly commercial and technology driven company.

* An employer being awarded the Top Employers Nederland 2016 Award.

* Good basic salary.

* Attractive variable remuneration scheme.

* Excellent career growth opportunities.

* All-encompassing trainee program.

* Training throughout your career.

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* SIRE Life Sciences uses Google-search-engine to check references.