Sr. Recruiter (R1047278) in Boston, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/10/2018

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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey!

IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward. IQVIA has approximately 55,000 employees in more than 100 countries, all committed to making the potential of Human Data Science a reality, and we are actively hiring.

Reimagine healthcare with us

At IQVIA, you will have the opportunity to build your career, while helping our customers drive human health outcomes forward. We dedicate our experience, resources and reputation so that you can drive your career and choose the path that best defines your development and success

At IQVIA, we look for the very best people, and then give them meaningful work to do. We don’t simply think about careers, we think about contributions.

An exciting opportunity is available to join IQVIA’s Global Talent Acquisition team as a Sr. Recruiter. This role will be supporting our Clinical Tech Business. Reporting to the Associate Talent Acquisition Director who oversees recruitment and hiring efforts for IQVIA’s Clinical Tech Business, the Sr. Recruiter will manage end-to-end recruitment. Positions will vary in seniority levels and skill sets, including but not limited to software engineering and clinical operations. This is a fast-paced recruiting delivery role responsible for finding and hiring top talent into our growing organization.

Key Responsibilities
In close liaison with the Associate Director, TA, manage the execution of recruitment and sourcing strategy for IQVIA’s Clinical Tech business to include:
o End-to-end candidate management
o Proactive sourcing through social channels & job boards
o Managing candidate responses through Workday ATS
o Networking for employee referrals
o Coordinating interviews and delivering / closing candidate offers

  •  Effectively manage and leverage relationships with Hiring Managers, HR, Finance, Onboarding, and other internal groups as advised.
  •  Keep abreast of market trends and demand impacting the company’s ability to attract competitive candidates; serve as a critical management resource regarding such trends; coordinate with the compensation team on salary considerations and equity concerns.
  • Participate in the implementation of projects related to the recruitment process within HR and across the business, HR systems, practices, procedures and compliance.
  • Provide management coaching and counseling to business leaders and managers to effectively meet business line/regional strategic staffing goals.
  • Compile and distribute key hiring & market data (including adhoc requests) to Associate Director to help educate business leaders, drive sourcing strategy, enable faster hiring decisions and provide overall status updates.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years of experience managing full-cycle recruitment of experienced candidates, gained from working within a professional service, CRO, Technology, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Pharma and or related business environment required.
  • Experience recruiting software engineering, clinical operations and or professional services profiles preferred.
  • Strong understanding of the Greater Boston technology marketplace
  • Ability to source passive candidates, create and executive effective recruiting strategies and manage client relationships required.
  • Ability to attract senior level talent and negotiate complex compensation packages.
  • A mix of experience within recruitment agency and in-house recruitment environments preferred.
  • Strong time management and prioritization capabilities, with ability to multi-task and self-manage.
  • Ability to think strategically whilst maintaining an eye for detail.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills along with an ability to interact and develop networks in a professional manner externally & across the business.
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills, influencing & decision facilitation skills.
  • Competent user of applicant tracking systems; Workday a plus.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!


Job ID: R1047278