Life Sciences

The Life Sciences team have incredible scientific backgrounds including in Regenerative Medicine, Genetics and Cell Biology, ensuring we can meet our client’s needs.

Life Science Recruitment Specialists

With Ireland’s reputation as a major Life Science hub, and the explosion of opportunities in this sector, let our expert team of qualified scientists help you to fulfil 100% of your talent needs including:

  • Early career to mid-level, to C-suite posts
  • Contract and Permanent roles
  • Work permit support
  • Outsourced payroll services
  • Specialist skills checks

Our Experts in Life Sciences Recruitment

Emma Wickham

Manager - Life Sciences

Emma is the Manager of the Science and Engineering team that specialises in all areas of recruitment for the Life Science sector. Emma holds a MSc. in Regenerative Medicine from National University of Ireland, Galway and a BSc. in Genetics & Cell Biology from Dublin City University. Emma has 4 years’ lab sales experience within the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device sectors across Ireland along with 6 years’ recruitment experience in the sector.

Amara McCalliog

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Life Sciences

Amara, based in our Dublin office is a Senior Recruitment Consultant and specializes in QC, R&D and technical based roles. Amara obtained a BSc. in Biology and Applied Mathematics at Maynooth University. Following her studies, Amara gained invaluable laboratory experience through her roles as a Laboratory Technician and Deputy Team Lead of a Molecular Biology Department. From here, Amara moved into recruitment of laboratory based roles and can offer permanent, contract and temporary recruitment solutions.

Lisa Jeyacheya

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Life Sciences

Lisa, based in our Dublin office is a Senior Recruitment Consultant and specialises in all things Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs. She holds a BSc in Nutraceuticals in Health and Nutrition from Technological University Dublin. Lisa has experience as a Medical Laboratory Aide and Medical Laboratory Technician. From here, Lisa moved into recruitment where she focuses on Quality and Regulatory based roles for the Pharma/Biopharma and Medical Device industries.

Conor Bannon

Manager - Science & Engineering

Conor is the Manager of the Manufacturing and Engineering team that specialise in providing solutions in multiple sectors ranging from Life Science to FMCG and Engergy. Conor has a proven track rector in recruitment with 12 years plus experience. He has specialised in engineering for the last 8. Conor’s areas of expertise include Maintenance, Automation, Validation, Manufacturing Engineering including Continuous Improvement and Senior Operations Roles.

Laura Callinan

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Life Sciences

Laura, based in our Limerick office is a Senior Recruitment Consultant specialising in Supply Chain and Procurement. She holds a BA in Media and Public Relations and has excellent recruitment experience working across multiple disciplines and industries. Her experience ranges from working with large multinational corporations to small start-ups, offering clients a consultative, structured, and personalised approach. Laura specialises in all aspects of Supply Chain and Procurement throughout the country.

Fergal Flanagan

Recruitment Consultant - Life Sciences

Fergal, based in our Dublin office is a Recruitment Consultant and specializes in Engineering-based roles. Fergal obtained a BSc. in Psychology followed by an MSc in Work and Organizational Psychology from the University of Limerick. Following his studies, Fergal travelled for 2 years where he gained invaluable international experience. Upon his return, he began working as an Organizational Psychology Consultant with Aon working primarily with psychometric assessments used for recruitment and development. From there, Fergal has moved into recruitment of Engineering roles and can offer permanent, contract and temporary recruitment solutions for the Pharma/Biopharma and Medical Devices industries.


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