Head of Contract

Posted 05 July 2023
Salary Competitive
LocationGreater London
Job type Full Time
Discipline Internal
Contact NameMaddy Savva

Job description

Mantell Associates is a multi-award winning Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical Executive Search firm based in the City of London, UK. Since being established in January 2019, Mantell Associates has grown from 1 employee to 55 as of March 2023 and has expanded with offices in Miami and Zug. Due to our huge success within the past four years, we are now expanding further in our London office aiming to have a team of 70 by the end of 2023.

We are currently hiring for a Head of Contract Recruitment to help build and drive our contract recruitment division.

The role reports into Alessandro Mantell, our CEO. The successful candidate will be part of the management team and responsible for the full executive search cycle of qualified candidates and clients whilst working alongside a team of associates.

You will have full autonomy to build a desk however you see fit and will work with our Talent Acquisition team to recruit and build a team around you.

Head of Contract Recruitment - Responsibilities:

  • Working with Head of People and CEO on team staffing requirements

  • Win new accounts through leveraging and maximising relationships

  • Plan the Business Development and Go to Market strategy for your division

  • People management of the associates within your team – call coaching your team, leading 121 development meetings and being a point of contact for questions or queries

  • Work closely with candidates to help them navigate their careers and facilitate introductions to top high growth companies in our network

  • Headhunting top industry talent into high-level vacancies

  • Act as an ambassador for Mantell Associates in the market, understanding that each interaction is an important part of building our brand and network

  • Track your market closely and demonstrate curiosity putting yourself in a strong position to unearth potential business leads and market information pertaining to current and potential clients

Head of Contract Recruitment - Requirements:

  • Previous experience within the Life Science and/or Pharmaceutical recruitment space (Contract Recruitment knowledge and experience in the is essential)

  • Track record of success in prior roles such as career advancement and progression, exceeding revenue goals

  • Previous line management experience in some capacity

  • Ability to juggle many tasks with attention to detail and excellent follow-through in a fast paced and ever-changing environment

  • Exceptional ability to build relationships with people at all levels

  • Entrepreneurial spirit and self-motivated with a ‘go-getter’ attitude

Company Benefits Package:

  • Bonus Scheme, zero threshold in our commission structure

  • Celebrate the wins with high performer lunch clubs, annual high roller trips, quarterly events and more!

  • 25 days holiday standard plus public holidays

  • Additional annual leave – for each full year of service, an additional day of annual leave will be credited to you, capped at 5 years

  • Birthday leave

  • Enhanced family leave policies above industry standard

  • Every payday – lunch ordered into the office

  • Every second Thursday – breakfast ordered into the office

  • Access to dedicated in house Operations team to support you on Compliance, HR, Marketing and Finance

  • Dress down Fridays

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact us at +44 (0)20 3854 7700.