Recruiting Excellence

Life Sciences

Recruiting Excellence

Recruitment Solutions for the Global Life Sciences Industry

Building diverse teams at the heart of industry-leading Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Med-Tech companies and their service providers. 

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Recruiting Excellence

Why choose MRL as your Life Sciences recruitment partner?

With technological advances including everything from stem cell research to gene therapy, Life Sciences is one of the most innovative - but also heavily regulated - sectors on the planet. Across the full drug development life cycle - from pre-clinical to approval and post-marketing - Big Pharma, SME and start-up Biotechs, together with their service providers, demand a highly-skilled, knowledgeable pool of talent when bringing potentially life-changing and lifesaving products to market. Our specialist recruitment team is here to help.


We pride ourselves on our consultants’ ability to remain at the forefront of changes in the industry. We also use our extensive networks to source the best talent in the market. From stealth-mode, venture-backed Biotech start-ups, to blue-chip pharmaceutical companies with blockbuster medications, we have an enviable track record of success delivering tailored recruitment solutions to meet client and candidate requirements alike, whether in the UK, mainland Europe, the USA or the Asia Pacific region.



Some of the areas we recruit into

Clinical Research & Operations

Clinical Development

Regulatory Affairs

Medical Affairs

Quality Assurance

Commerical Strategy & Operations


HEOR / Market Access

Board, Exec & C-Suite

Translational Research

Supply Chain & Logistics

Recruiting Excellence

Our Services

Standard Option

Our entry level package

Basic Search

Our entry level package includes a basic search and a partnership where MRL is exclusively engaged for the first 14 days of the search.


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Most Popular

70% of our clients select this product

Premium Attraction

We call it ‘Premium Attraction’. A proactive search for four weeks where MRL is exclusively engaged. We'll headhunt specific candidates from your competitors.


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Complete Package

Comprehensive package for critical hires

Exclusive Talent

Exclusive Talent ‘ involves a full search, including market mapping of candidates across targeted geographies, shortlisting qualified candidates and providing support throughout the entire recruitment process.

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Rapidly Reactive

When you needed somebody yesterday

Immediate Resource

Our ‘Immediate Resource’ service involves utilising our international network of IT Contractors to provide you with the quickest turn-around in the market.

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Extensive Network

No project is too big

Compliant Contractors for your company

No project is too big for our Contracting team. Speak to us today and we can find you teams of world-class contractors, assisted by our compliance team to ensure a seamless transition.


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Ad Hoc Projects

Deploying the best teams into any project

Managed Teams

We can deploy the best teams into any project. Our Managed Teams offering means we act as an extension to your business providing you with managed resources on or off premise. 

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For multiple hires


For Multiple hires – Our 'Recruitment Process Outsourcing' (RPO) solution, can provide you with talent on time and on budget.

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Support & Awareness

Ensuring a successful reorientation for employees


Ensuring a successful reorientation for employees, we help provide a smoother transition for individuals into new employment, whilst protecting our client’s brand.

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Recruitment Auditing

Future-proofing your talent acquisition and retention strategies

Process Audit

We can provide a detailed analysis of the actual state of your recruitment processes, identify possible areas for improvement and help you implement them.

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Talent Mapping

Identifying entire candidate populations

Market Mapping

This involves identifying entire candidate populations, i.e., Market Mapping. It enables us to map entire geographies for every professional that fits your brief.

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Expansion Support

Identifying the best locations for your expansion

Feasibility Studies

Looking to expand your physical presence but don't know where to go? We’ll identify the best locations for your expansion and give you a detailed report outlining our recommendations.

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Recruitment Events

Highlighting you as the best employer in the market

Recruitment Events

Our recruitment events help to put you at the forefront of your industry, highlighting you as the best employer around.

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Our specialists

Meet the Life Sciences Team

Meet the team behind our Life Sciences divison.

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