Senior Contract Consultant at Next Phase Recruitment

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Annual Basic Salary
Horsham, UK
Sales / BD

What Hunted Says

At Next Phase we are ambitious. We have a clear international growth strategy, with the investment to support it. We pride ourselves on our fantastic, collaborative team and have built a great track record of success for over 15 years with a variety of pioneering life science clients across the UK, Europe and US.To learn more, visit our Join Us page. If you are an innovative, hard-working individual with a passion for personal development, we would love to hear from you! You will be presented with clear and exciting career paths when you join us, whether you want to work in a pure business development role, develop your skills as a delivery consultant or account manager, or manage a full '360' recruitment desk. Everyone who joins Next Phase will be given the support and space to flourish in their role, supported by continual investment in the leading technology to enhance our service to candidates & clients.   Our rewarding career opportunities are supported by personalised and relevant learning & development programmes. Everything we do is based on our "People-First" approach, putting the needs and ambitions of our people at the centre of our business.

Take your career forward with Next Phase!

We have created a contract-focused position, working extensively with our current list of partners as well as expanding new relationships. We have a solid base of contractors with several of our clients, and your role will be to build on this and expand our number of contractors across the UK, Europe and US. It will involve networking with key stakeholders, keeping on top of the latest trends and requirements in the contract world and placing life science professionals in short- and long-term roles. We are open to hiring someone who has contract recruitment experience from another industry, or someone with life science experience who has a flair for contract and wants to focus on building a highly successful contract desk (i.e. 20+ high value contractors). We are looking for a highly motivated and passionate business developer who believes in making a difference in recruitment & the broader life science world. 

Where you will work

You will be based in our spacious, welcoming office in the centre of Horsham, which is easily accessible by car (with free parking in the shopping centre next door) or train (10 minutes' walk from Horsham station). We work Mondays and Fridays from home and Tuesday - Thursday in the office, giving a great balance of collaborative and independent working.

Our team culture

At Next Phase we have 6 values that define everything we do. We are Authentic, Innovative, People-First, Ambitious, Collaborative and Specialist. These aren't just words: we celebrate these qualities and have a monthly 'Star of the Month' award for the person who has demonstrated that they have really lived the values and gone beyond expectations.

We have a lot of fun together, both in and out of work. We raise money for our two chosen charities, have regular company lunches and fun days / evenings out, have various ongoing incentives, conduct regular training and sharing of ideas, and we get a genuine buzz from placing people in new roles.

Whether we are in the office together or working remotely, our team spirit and company culture are so important to us all. If you are a hard-working, innovative individual who demonstrates the qualities we are looking for, you will thrive at Next Phase!


About Next Phase

Next Phase is a specialist life science recruitment agency in Horsham, West Sussex. For over 15 years we have partnered with pharmaceutical, biotech, cell & gene therapy, rare disease and medtech businesses across the UK, Europe and US. We have ambitious international growth plans, backed with strong funding, and are looking to hire a number of innovative, hard-working people to join us. This role requires someone with excellent client development skills, a creative approach to business development and the desire to meet people at all levels in order to generate and build new client partnerships.

To find out more, please give us a call, visit our website, contact us via Hunted or e-mail us at [email protected]