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


259,314 – Vice President, Corporate Preclinical Development -Experience includes leadership of internal preclinical testing laboratories, related toxicologic scientific affairs functions, supporting operations and quality assurance functions. Additional responsibilities include collaborations in early stage product development, product safety management and stewardship; and strategic corporate safety, marketing and compliance activities. Broad experience in definition and oversight of all preclinical development programs for worldwide businesses, input to regulatory affairs and support to regulatory compliance. Additional responsibilities include management of GLP and ISO compliant laboratories and oversight of vivarium operations, IACUC activities, and corporate procedures regarding laboratory animal use. PhD – Physical/Organic Chemistry. Many trainings certifications. 20+ Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


260,089 – Executive Director, Global Regulatory Affairs *Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Drug development and research leader well versed in biologics and small molecule development paradigms across multiple therapeutics areas. Multi-disciplinary fluency across basic research, nonclinical safety assessment, PK/ADME, CMC development, regulatory strategy, and clinical trial design. Experience in executing development programs in a global environment. Ensure team provides high quality overall strategic advice for product development, and high quality nonclinical sections of regulatory documents according to submission timelines. Participate in formulating strategy and executing responses to nonclinical safety concerns from health authorities. Member of Global Regulatory Council, participate in review of global regulatory strategic plans for all projects. PhD – Medicinal Chemistry. Many training certifications, 100+ Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


258,422 – Executive Director, Therapeutic Area Lead – Experienced toxicologist with 20 years of pharmaceutical experience in preclinical drug Safety Assessment. Experience with managerial, scientific and regulatory responsibilities for Reproductive Toxicology, Safety Pharmacology and General Toxicology. Extensive experience with all types of small molecule and biologic development in multiple therapy areas, including hands on regulatory interactions and filings. Oversight and approval of strategies for internal and in-license compound development and participation in and/or review of all regulatory interactions and submissions. Manage and direct 15 direct reports at two sites with primarily responsibility/oversight for all aspects of pre-and post- approval compound development, as well as in-licensing and outsourcing activities within Safety Assessment. PhD – Toxicology. 20+ Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


260,982 – Head of Preclinical Development and Toxicology – Over 15 years experience as Toxicology Project Lead in the pharmaceutical industry. Experience includes: designing, executing, and defending preclinical safety assessment packages to support the worldwide development of both small molecule drugs and biologics for oncology, immunology, and infectious disease indications; authoring toxicology sections for discovery transition documents, IND filings, and Clinical documents for worldwide filings; and authoring Standard Operating Procedures and IACUC protocols. Key contributor to the safety risk assessment strategies for process impurities, extractables and leachables, and product attributes that support BioPharm Development Quality by Design (QbD) implementation. Present relevant findings to internal review board; represent BSA for teleconference and face-to-face meetings with regulatory agencies, review study protocols and reports prior to issuance. Ph.D., Immunology, Department of Microbiology. Many awards and certifications. Many Publications. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


259,620 – Head of Business Development *Will consider consulting and temporary opportunities* Defined, built and aligned new infrastructure including personnel and systems to support growing business requirements. Developed SOP’s to manage increasingly complex business with minimal effect on expense budget. Manage, lead and direct National Sales and Marketing department including customer service, pricing and contracts, forecasting and new product development process. Develop and manage division budget, sales plan and business development activities. Conduct research to identify opportunities related to product, pricing, promotion and placement. Launched 15 products above budgeted $’s and market share. Developed, managed and implemented price increases in excess of $180M. Recognized multimillion $ savings opportunities that fell to the bottom line by implementing SAP and Revitas. BS – Pharmacy. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Tom O’Hanlon,


259,914 – Clinical Application Programmer - 5+ years of experience with SAS, SQL, STAT, Proc Report, SAS Graph, and SAS Base. Broad experience within Clinical Programming, supported the acquisition, transformation, integration, specification, validation, implementation, and ongoing support of clinical research and development data from multiple sources using SAS, PL/SQL into target electronic systems (e.g., Clinical Data Repositories/Warehouses, Data Tabulation Datasets (i.e., CDISC SDTM) used in Clinical Research and Development studies. Provided leadership and content expertise for programming activities from startup through the statistical analysis stage of clinical studies in support of Global Development to effectively manage data capture, review and database lock activities. Involved in managing randomized phase II and III clinical trials data. MBA. For additional information on this exceptional candidate please contact Alex Lang,