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PerkinElmer Inc.

Contract Recruiter - 6 months

PerkinElmer Inc. - Waltham, MA

Job Description:

This is a 6 month contract Recruiter opportunity for individuals that have interest in representing a global $2B life science company that is focused on innovation, inspiring others and making an impact in the environment and human health!

The Contract Recruiter will be responsible for managing the full-cycle recruitment process, including sourcing, screening, interviewing and assessing candidates. He/she will recommend, develop and implement innovative and cost effective staffing strategies. Establish partnerships with hiring managers to determine interview teams, recruiting sources and screening questions.

Key Responsibilities:

Full cycle entry to senior level recruiting

Continually network with both active and passive external talent to build a proactive talent pipeline.

Provide direction and counsel to hiring managers and human resource partners

Ensure that all recruitment and selection activities are in compliance with government regulations and company policies and procedures

Developing and maintain a strong rapport with key leaders and hiring managers

Reporting and record-keeping through use of an applicant tracking system

Actively recruit for well-qualified candidates from a variety of sources.

Develop and employ recruiting strategies that allow for quick and appropriate candidate identification.

Recruit, interview, test and select candidates

Develop knowledge of customer groups to effectively target recruitment efforts in an efficient manner.

Develop innovative, creative and proactive recruitment strategies to meet the business needs of each client department.

Leverage various resources to source qualified candidates including the Internet, community based organizations, print media, and formal/informal networks.

Conduct reference checks, communicate status of selection process to candidates, and extend employment offers to candidates.

Use your extensive experience and know-how to deal with challenging clients and situations

Exercise excellent judgment when in ambiguous circumstances


A track record of excellence

Demonstrated ability to be successful in a variety of recruitment assignments

Ability to willingly follow process and utilize ATS as directed

A desire to be the best at what you do

Proven organizational skills

Proven closing skills

Excellent written and verbal communications skills

Attention to detail

A willingness to be accountable to your manager and client base

Excellent references

PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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PerkinElmer Inc.


Contract Recruiter - 6 months PerkinElmer Inc. - Waltham, MA, United States


Location: Waltham, MA

Company Profile:
Backed by an outstanding team of 7,600 employees and located in over 150 countries across the world, PerkinElmer is a global leader focused on improving human and environmental health, for the better. We provide our customers with critical knowledge, expertise and innovative detection, imaging, software, and services solutions so that they can make better decisions for better outcomes. At PerkinElmer, we make a difference everyday – helping scientists, clinicians and governments detect earlier and more accurately to improve the health and safety of people and the environment. Our solutions range from enabling the discovery of more effective diagnostics and therapies, to making sure that the food we eat, the water we drink, and our environment are safe from contaminants.