The Life Science sector encompasses many different disciplines, from Medical Devices to Pharmaceuticals, with each one making fundamental contributions to society. From the invention of the humble sticking plaster to life saving antibiotics, Life Sciences make life better for billions of people across the globe on a daily basis.
But in such a fast paced sector, what are the key trends that clients and candidates should be aware of? Especially as COVID-19 continues to impact the industry.
In this episode of NES Chat, Lauren is joined by Shawn O’Rourke, the Business Development Manager at Redbock – an NES Global Talent company, to provide you with an insight into the Life Science sector in the USA.
We talked about:
‘Hot jobs’ – what job roles are popular right now in the world of Life Science recruitment?
What skill sets are most in demand and where are the skills gaps?
What can companies do to address these skills gaps?
How can candidates start their careers in Life Science?
Is it possible to move into the Life Sciences sector from a different discipline?