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Gain a competitive edge through talent

To remain competitive in an evolving market, life science organisations need the very best talent to develop their value chain operations, improve patient lives and drive their business forward. The challenge is, many of these highly skilled professionals are employed by your competition.

Finding and attracting top performers with the right mix of skills, experience and qualifications is time-consuming and complex. Organisations can navigate these challenges and reduce time-to-hire by partnering with an executive search firm specialising in life science.

Fraser Dove International provides executive search solutions to the life science industry with a focus on the value chain. We deploy industry-leading search methodologies targeting both passive and active talent pools to qualify top performers irrespective of their job search activity.

Our expert consultants work in partnership with our clients to develop a deep understanding of their business, values and needs so we can deliver the very best talent within strict timeframes.

Executive Search

Our Executive Search solution caters for critical or confidential hires at VP to Board level. Your mandate will be executed by a member of Fraser Dove’s executive leadership team who will provide a tailored solution to your search requirement. They will consult and advise on the best possible solution to meet your overall hiring objective, supporting you during every stage of the search to ensure a successful and timely outcome.

Primary Search

Primary search is an exclusive retained solution designed for the timely placement of specialised and niche senior hires. You will benefit from a dedicated search team who will identify and introduce the best talent to your organisation, working in a methodical fashion against pre-agreed milestones to meet your hiring objectives. Our transparent fee structure is geared around success, with one-third charged upfront on commencement; two-thirds charged on completion, and no cancellation fee.

Partnership Search

Fraser Dove’s overarching strategy is to build strategic relationships with our clients that stand the test of time. Our effectiveness as a search partner hinges on our ability to understand our client’s business, aspirations and culture; and effectively translate this to the candidate market. Our Partnership Search offering is focused on proactively identifying candidates who will add value to a specific client’s existing and future operations. Partnership Search involves a single candidate introduction, is success based and designed to pipeline tomorrow’s talent today.

Interim Search

Our bench of expert consults can be readily deployed during periods of rapid growth or transformation to scale up and smooth business processes in times of change. Our clients benefit from access to a highly skilled and flexible workforce capable of delivering exceptional results in a cost-effective manner.

Outsourced Search

Our Outsourced Search Programme (OSP) is a bespoke solution designed to support complex human capital transformation involving multiple specialist or senior hires. This solution has been effectively deployed on projects from 3 to 60+ positions.

Fraser Dove will develop targeted talent pools and provide exclusive access to these individuals throughout the duration of the project. We will manage the candidate experience from identification through to onboarding, working in close conjunction with Human Resources. Fraser Dove will charge a modest project fee and be further remunerated per completed search. Our Outsourced Search Programme, in line with our other tailored solutions, rewards hard work and success.


How we work

To find, qualify and shortlist the very best life science talent - high-achievers with the right mix of skills, experience, qualifications and competencies to not just excel in the role but ensure a good cultural fit - we must first understand our client’s business, their mission, values and culture.

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What our clients say

  • Global Human Resources Business Partner, Pharmaceuticals

    We engaged Fraser Dove on a large-scale transformation of the Procurement function within our business. Fraser Dove supported the organisation extensively over a ten month period and helped us realise global success with our mid to senior grade hiring. Fraser Dove partnered with us in the truest sense of the word and helped us achieve our transformational goals.

  • Manager Human Resources, Global Biologics Specialist

    Fraser Dove have assisted us with a number of searches across Europe primarily supporting our Development and Engineering functions. The team at Fraser Dove understand the market and our needs. They have identified strong individuals for consideration; managed the interview and offer process effectively and helped bring a successful conclusion to a number of complex searches.

  • VP Technical Operations, Medical Devices

    I engaged Fraser Dove to execute a group mandate of five senior positions within my team. My expectations were met at every stage of the search process. The FDI team delivered quality candidates on time and to brief. Fraser Dove provided were responsive throughout the process and worked with me to build a vision of the new team.

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For more information about our executive search solutions, please complete the Client Enquiry form or call us on +44 (0)203 355 7050. We endeavour to respond to all enquiries within 1 business day.