"aligning talent strategy, with
business strategy"

Healthcare & Life Sciences

Healthcare & Life Sciences companies face continual transformation and operate under strict regulatory constraints. The key challenge is to ensure that talent strategy is aligned with business strategy; so that the leaders who drive success are continually identified, developed, and are fully prepared to move into pivotal roles. 

Leaders who are innovative, can manage change, deal with complexity and business partnerships, motivate others, and create a vision for the organization are all in high demand. 

We are continually tracking track top talent worldwide, this engagement allows our specialist team to gain a deep understanding and insight into the challenges they face in today’s developing markets. 

We cover the full spectrum of organisations ranging from major global pharmaceutical and medical device corporations to start-ups and fast growing biotechnology companies across the following sectors:-

Medical Technologies, Devices & Diagnostics

Biotechnology

Pharmaceutical & Contract Research Organizations (CROs)

Consumer Health & Healthcare Services

We provide valuable insight in specialised functional areas through our expertise in R&D, Supply Chain, Regulatory, Market Access and Commercial. 

 

 

 

“It was a pleasure working with cognition on a very specialised placement. They fully understood our requirements quickly and doggedly looked for the right person to fit our requirements. I found they were more than willing to go the extra mile to achieve the required results”

 “Cognition gets results. They understand our business and our industry and they clearly have an extensive network as they manage to find candidates that other recruiters can't”

 “Cognition is highly professional and knowledgeable recruitment specialist placing individuals into positions that are of significant benefit to both the individual and organisation”

 “Cognition proved to be a dogged and dedicated partner who helped source and recruit good managers in a difficult sector at a time when the right candidates were very thin on the ground”

 “I have worked with Cognition on personal assignments and found them to be very personable and professional. I will ask for their support in the future if the need arises and recommend them”

 “I worked with Cognition for the senior level recruiting during the start-up phase. They took time out to analyse our sector, our business, the client base, competition and supply chain, I found there approach complimentary to my business needs. Throughout the process of hiring a new team they were extremely professional, getting to understand my own business needs and wants. Their time, effort and planning where 1st class, preparation for interviews excellent. I would strongly recommend Cognition for high/mid-level management recruitment”

 “Cognition provided us with a comprehensive personal service notable for their considerable input with our company and potential candidates at every stage of the process. There natural energy and 'can do' attitude overcame some setbacks and promoted great results”

 

“Cognition provided excellent support and advice for people like me looking for a new position/role. During the time we worked together they provided valuable interview coaching/preparation”

 “Steven approached me as head-hunter and ambassador for the business who had been struggling to find suitable candidates for some time. After understanding my expectations and background he introduced me to the business with which he maintains good relationships and knowledge of activities. I would highly recommend his services and expertise to any client or candidate requiring a high level of professional recruitment service and expertise with an added personal touch”

 “I worked with Cognition as a client for a role he was commissioned to secure. I found them to be very professional in their work, as well as stimulating and challenging. They would always take time to keep in touch and honestly advise on any progress. It was a great pleasure to work with Cognition”

“Cognition through their contacts and experience provided a number of opportunities which I would have not been able to reach on my own. There professional attitude and tenacious tendencies is just a couple of their positive abilities. I would recommend Cognition to anybody who is on the lookout”

“Cognition has a focused and tenacious approach to their work, and carries this in a very professional manner. They are straight talking, representative of both parties and will strive towards a win-win end solution”

“Cognition has shown professionalism and application in the perusal of opportunities for me recently. Understanding of the requirements needed to complete were demonstrated and understood on all fronts. Feedback was sought and given throughout the process and close contact ensured across all parties involved at various stages of the process” 

“Cognition is one of the most accountable recruitment specialists that I have ever worked with, trustworthy, honest and very reliable. They always deliver a service second to none with a personnel touch unrivaled with others I have worked with”

“I would like to personally thank and recommended Cognition for their outstanding professionalism and persistent working with me to obtain my dream career position. They went above and beyond researching the right companies that fit my needs. Cognition's excellent work ethic, ability to resource information, and thinking outside the box make them one of the best recruiters I have ever had the pleasure working with. Their knowledge of the industry standards and commitment to obtaining information make them a world class leader in the industry” 

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