Senior Recruiter (Contractor) (3291)

Organization
QIAGEN
Job Location
Redwood City, California,
Salary
Benefits
Job Description

QIAGEN is one of the world’s most successful biotech companies and has achieved outstanding growth in its industry. As a worldwide leading provider of innovative DNA, RNA, and protein purification technologies, and molecular testing solutions to the life science market and to diagnostic laboratories, we have consistently delivered impressive year-on-year revenue increases.

To further strengthen the Global Competence Center Recruiting in Silicon Valley (Redwood City), we are looking to fill a temporary contract (up to 6 months with a possible extension).

- Handle entire recruiting process for our business area Bio Informatics at our site in San Francisco Silicon Valley (Redwood City)
- Provide recruitment leadership and requisition management to corporate functional managers and internal/ external candidates
- Develop and implement sourcing and recruiting strategies to identify and attract qualified candidates
- Interview, evaluate and recommend candidates for hire
- Support in the design and implementation of global recruiting concepts and standards

Requirements

Computer science, bio-informatics or scientific degree in biology
- Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in recruiting and sourcing candidates (either from a search firm or as an In-house Recruiter) Full cycle recruiting a plus
- Proficient in utilizing traditional and non-traditional tools for research and sourcing such as internet/online (resume banks, company websites, associations, etc.) sourcing techniques, including Linked In, Google and other social media platforms
- Fluent in English and very strong business acumen, high customer orientation, excellent communication and consulting skills, high level of initiative and motivation.

About Our Organization

As the innovative market and technology leader, QIAGEN creates sample and assay technologies that enable access to content from any biological sample.
Our mission is to enable our customers to achieve outstanding success and breakthroughs in life sciences, applied testing, pharma, and molecular diagnostics. We thereby make improvements in life possible.

Our commitment to the markets, customers, and patients we serve drives our innovation and leadership in all areas where our sample and assay technologies are required.

The exceptional talent, skill, and passion of our employees are key to QIAGEN’s excellence, success and value.

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