Established since 2006, we operate solely within the Pharma, Biotech and Medical Device industries. We work in partnership with a wide range of clients, from blue-chip manufacturers to specialist boutique consultancies, supporting them all in finding talented individuals for their permanent and contract vacancies. If you are looking to attract new people to your team or you’re a candidate looking for a new opportunity, then we’d love to hear from you.
Our expertise runs right through the product lifecycle and our Consultant teams are split out by sector, meaning that they are very specialised in what they do with strong networks and excellent knowledge of their specific markets. The sectors we work across include:
You can find out more about the roles we cover here. And if you can’t find what you’re looking for or have any questions whatsoever, please don’t hesitate to call us on +44 (0)1625 541 030 and the team will be very happy to help.
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Our specialist Market Access recruitment consultants have recently returned from the annual ISPOR Europe conference, which was held in beautiful Copenhagen.
Chris Costello reflects on his time at the health economics and outcomes research convention:
Now the dust is settling after another year at ISPOR 2019 in Copenhagen I thought I'd just share a few thoughts & perceptions on this.
Carrot Pharma Recruitment's Healthcare Communications team are back in the office after a fantastic couple of days in London and a very successful industry get together. It was great to meet so many of our London based contacts, whom we usually only get the opportunity to speak with over the phone. The evening had a fantastic atmosphere with delicious food and drink from Dirty Martini, and spellbinding magic from Magio.
The evening was attended by Medical Communications, Healthcare Advertising & PR, Healthcare Market Research and Market Access professionals. There were plenty of discussions surrounding industry news and developments as well as the ability for us to learn more about the exciting projects people are involved with. It's always good to be able to put a face to a name and it was a joy to have the chance to chat to so many professionals from the industry in such an informal and fun setting.
We'd like to say a huge thank you to everyone who attended from all the sectors that were represented. If anyone has anything they wish to discuss further, then please do get in touch with us - all our specialist recruitment consultants' contact details are below:
We hope to see you all again next year!
Healthcare Communications Consultants:
Market Research Consultants:
Market Access Consultants:
For all our roles within pharma, healthcare and devices click here.
Biogen have said that their drug, aducanumab, can 'reduce clinical decline' of patients in the early stages of Alzheimer's if it is approved.
As agreement between Vertex and NHS England has been signed which covers all of Vertex's licensed cystic fibrosis medicines.
For the second time this year Astrazenaca has raised its annual drug sales forcecase due to an increase in sales from new cancer treatments.
A third of sexually active British men say they would consider taking a hormonal form of contraception which is the same percentage of British women who currently use such medication.
The final phase of the NHS' Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) roll-out is set to go live on November 18, beginning with GP practices using the TPP SystmOne system.
The world's first Ebola vaccine, developed by Merck & Co, has been approved by the European drugs regulator. The decision could save many lives and is already being used under emergency guidelines in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
GPOline has reported that in September 2019, 1855 GPs had an active case with the initiative that offers free confidential support for doctors and dentists in England. This is compared to 1,188 GPs at the end of the first quarter of the 2018/19 financial year
BMS and Pfizer have announced at the TIME 100 Health Summit in New York that they are working with Fitbit to deliver timely atrial fibrillation diagnosis. This is to aim to improve the detection of individuals who have an increased risk of a stroke.
Is there an alternative to pharmaceutical companies making drugs? Well, one Dutch chemist thinks so.
The pharma giant has lost half a billion dollars in brand value over the past year, according to Interbrand's Best Global Brands for 2019 ranking. This is the first time since 2011 that J&J has shed value in the survey, and it appears to be due to a number of ongoing lawsuits against the company.
Here at Carrot Pharma we love to recognise the people who help make our company distinctly different!
One person who has made a massive impact on Carrot over the years is Rachel Mullaney - who is celebrating TEN years with Carrot this week.
Officially, Rachel is our Office Manager. Unofficially, she's our Agony Aunt, party organiser, company car booker, client visit scheduler, biscuit tin refiller, joke teller, Pitbull lover (the musician, not the dog), shoulder to cry on and all round do-gooder!
"Wow. First of all, where has the time gone?" commented Rachel, when asked about the past ten years at Carrot.
"When I first started with Carrot in 2009 there was a team of around six people. Since then I've watched the company grow, teams evolve, individuals develop and excel and the 'Carrot Culture' that Martin and Debbie are so passionate about continue.
What has Carrot been during this time? Hard work yes, enjoyable absolutely, funny of course, and I have met so many great people along the way. Where do you get all that in one place and enjoy every minute of it? That's Carrot for you!
I've too many highlights from over the years to list them all but here are a few of my favourite ones:
I'd like to give thanks to Martin and Debbie - they have developed a workplace environment that's great to be a part of!"