Scientific Search specializes in Pennsylvania Pharmaceutical Recruiting and staffing for a broad spectrum of technical and scientific positions within the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device industries.  We have a dedicated Pennsylvania Pharmaceutical Recruiting team that focuses exclusively on this segment.  Positions include technical, management and executive levels (including Directors and Vice Presidents) and many segments such as discovery research, clinical research, regulatory affairs, medical education, quality control, engineering, operations and marketing.   Call or email us today and let us show you what our Pennsylvania Pharmaceutical Recruiting team can do!

Some typical positions that we have placed are:


Brand Management
Clinical Research
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
Documentation Control
Drug Safety
Medical Director
Medical Device Manufacturing
Medical Science Liaison (MSL)
Product Development
Quality Assurance
Quality Control
Regulatory Affairs
Technology Transfer


Our internal database contains thousands of qualified pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device professionals that our Pennsylvania Pharmaceutical Recruiting team has established relationships with.  We are typically able to provide you with outstanding candidates within days of a request if not sooner.  Here are some candidates our staff has identified as exceptional in what they do, and potentially high impact hires at their new organizations:


Featured Pharmaceutical Candidates


19,749 – Senior Director, Operations*Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* 15+ years experience. Direct the GMP Manufacturing, Packaging, Logistics, Procurement, Label Design and Label Control, and Continuous Improvement departments within the US Clinical Services operations. Responsible for annual budget and continuous P&L management. Oversee the recruiting, development, and retention of key operational personnel. Direct significant contributions to the improvement of operational quality compliance as it pertains to deviations, investigations, CAPAs, and training. Collaborate with corporate procurement team on significant strategic sourcing programs and continuous cost savings initiatives. Manage multiple off-site “insourcing” programs. BS – Biology. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Joe Peters,


213,202 – Director, Operations & Supply Chain – 15+ years of Manufacturing Leadership experience within the disposable medical device space. Responsible for manufacturing and warehouse operations. Led Kanban and Kaizen events throughout career reducing costs and manufacturing times. Managed complex ownership and technology transfer from sister operation. Designed innovative business model that included new customer call center, external service and repair, loaner process and service contract and development. Built revenues to $13M annualized. Managed cross-functional team and ran various business scenarios to develop short and long-term supply chain proposals. Developed accurate financial forecasts on savings and taxes to realize $10M savings in first half of program. BS – Chemical Engineering. Certified Six Sigma Black Belt. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


265,596 – Senior Medical Director – 15+ years experience. Expertise in preparing clinical sections of registration and re-registration submissions to regulatory authorities worldwide. Involved in marketing approval as well as maintenance of existing product licenses. Areas of Phase I, II and IV drug development experience. Key contributor to the therapeutic area and portfolio strategic teams, which included the identification of new product opportunities as well as life-cycle management programs. Present the medical perspective and expertise in therapeutic applications. Participate in Business Development and Portfolio Management functions in the identification of potential partnering and internal opportunities. MD; PhD, many publications and presentations. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Joe Peters,


34,039 – Manager, PCQA Operations, Global Quality and Compliance – Extensive background in pharmaceutical process review and engineering, validation, risk management, compliance, and investigation of quality incidents. Oversees High Level Quality and Engineering Projects within the Clinical Packaging Group. Leads Six Sigma/Continuous Improvement projects. Led a Continuous Improvement Project revalidating the Clinical Packaging Lines to bring them up to speed saving the company time and money. Proactively identify, communicate and monitor business changes that impact quality or compliance within the department and across departments. Managed teams of 5 direct reports and many indirect reports. BS – Chemical Engineering , Lean Six Sigma Certified Green Belt. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


247,562 – Manager, Clinical Trials*Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Managed and monitored trials in Clinical Pharmacology, Phase 2, 3, and Phase 4 Consumer Preference; within the Asthma and Allergy Therapy area, and Huntington’s disease. Provided operational input for protocol, informed consent and case report form development; collaborated with KOLs on study design of several protocols, provided clinical sections of IND updates and wrote narratives for a pediatric sNDA. Study Lead for Phase 2 Parkinson’s disease program outsourced to an academic CRO and in partnership with the Parkinson Study Group. Study Lead and primary operational contact at Pharma sponsor during the planning, execution, completion and publication of a long term study. MBA. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Jeff Boyle,


160,550 – Validation Manager – 12+ years of validation services for pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries, ranging from SOP development to vendor document audits. Over twelve years of experience in authoring, reviewing, and/or executing Installation, Operational, and Performance Qualification protocols and Standard Operating Procedures for various pharmaceutical products, manufacturing equipment, laboratory systems, computer software systems and networks, and cleaning processes. Team Lead for up to 25 resources, managing budgets and resources for various validation projects, including Process Validation, Cleaning Validation, Equipment Qualification, and Lab Equipment Qualification. BS – Environmental Management. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,