Talent Acquisition / Recruiter – george james GmbH

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  • Date posted: 10th June 2019
Job Description

george james GmbH is a dynamically expanding company specialising in services related to human resources. Small and medium-sized Life Science clients based in the DACH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) contract us for help with professionalising their commercial structures in European and the USA; hiring high-caliber, mostly scientific personnel for commercial roles in all geographies; and raising the commercial skill set of sales staff through personalised training courses.

We have more work than we can deal with and so are looking to strengthen our team with a



  • Take on recruitment projects, represent george james and be the primary point of contact for your client companies
  • Search for candidates for your recruitment projects through online, database, network and other appropriate channels
  • Pre-select candidates through interviews eg by WhatsApp or skype etc
  • Grow your network of potential candidates and future clients through media like LinkedIn, and by expanding further creative channels
  • Maintain a transparent and high-quality process for your recruitment projects as a USP service to the client
  • Participate in relevant national and international congresses to find new clients
  • Report recruitment-relevant key project milestones to clients


  • Non-conformist comfortable working with uncertainty
  • Fluent in German and English and an international mindset
  • Degree or equivalent in a commercial or scientific subject
  • Experience in management positions of life science companies
  • Several years of professional experience in recruiting, for example, for your own team or in a personnel consulting firm specializing in science recruitment
  • In-depth experience in candidate selection and interviewing
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to help build up a small but thriving business
  • Experience and discipline in working in home office
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Windows Office
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • A confident attitude for discussions on all hierarchical levels
  • Comfortable with social media platforms like LinkedIn, Xing and other job search sites
  • Creativity and interest for the definition of target group relevant marketing campaigns
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Self-starter


  • A varied and challenging task in a dynamic and rapidly expanding environment
  • The chance to stay abreast of novel scientific technologies without needing to be the expert
  • The flexibility of a modern workspace in home office with the possibility of true work-life balance
  • The excitement of making your mark, creating something big with your stamp on
  • Space for bringing unorthodox ideas and taking responsibility
  • An international team with up to 20 years of know-how
  • A basic remuneration but a very attractive performance-related bonus

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For additional details please reach out to Felicity Bechinger at Felicity.Bechinger@georgejamesgmbh.com

Or apply directly via our website.

We can’t wait to hear from you.