Senior/Recruitment Consultant (Scientific)

Pharmaceutical / Life Sciences
Salary negotiable
Contract Type:

Senior/Recruitment Consultant – Scientific, Altrincham

Adepto Technical Recruitment Ltd is a specialist engineering, manufacturing and scientific recruitment business that focuses upon the provision of permanent staff and contract resource to the UK and European Chemicals, Life Science, and Highly Regulated Industry sectors.

Adepto is currently enjoying a period of exciting growth as we enter our 5th Year of trading. As a result, we are looking to recruit an experienced Senior/Recruitment Consultant to help grow and develop our scientific recruitment business. Based at our new Head Office in Altrincham, Cheshire we are seeking an individual with proven recruitment sales and business development experience with a background in Science. The position is a full 360 role and requires a passion for business development and a drive to build strong candidate and client relationships. Our specialist areas include Biologics, Bioprocessing, Chemistry and Computational Science.


Reporting to a Director you will lead the growth of the scientific recruitment business within the Life Science sector.

Drive recruitment sales and business development

Act as a subject matter expert for scientific recruitment

Mentor and lead junior recruitment consultants within the team

Provide a platform to grow our existing client base and develop key client relationships

Promote and demonstrate Adepto company values; Knowledge, Integrity, Commitment, Specialism, Experience, Credibility

Develop and manage an existing database of qualified scientific candidates / clients

Demonstrate strong commercial awareness and attention to detail

Promote industry best practice in-line with internal / external quality, compliance and legislative procedures.

Why Adepto?


Learn and develop from the best. Our four Directors are well respected in their chosen markets and have over 70 years combined recruitment experience (And they are still recruiting!).


Take advantage of working for a thriving business where the opportunity to develop a career starts from day 1. Work alongside our Directors and become an expert in your market.


Feel at home amongst your colleagues and be part of the fabric of the business. Our brand-new office offers a fresh, spacious and vibrant environment for you to flourish.


We encourage our staff to be themselves and have the freedom to develop their skills and drive individual performance.


We reward success and have fun at the same time. We regularly hold social events to encourage team building and create a positive working culture.

To make a formal application please submit your CV to David Arnold