headcount AG

Life science recruitment solutions

headcount AG is your specialised Swiss recruitment agency for the Pharma, Biotech, Medical Devices and Digital Health industries.


Whether you’re looking for talent or you are the talent, headcount has the network and know-how to take the stress out of recruiting, once and for all.

product lifecycle roles
supporting functions

our services

Leave the challenging recruitment to us
People are the key component of headcount.

Our approach to consulting with clients and candidates is unique and individual. We coach them by collecting feedback from the market and communicating openly and honestly, helping them improve their position as an employer or obtain their dream job.

headcount sources quality talent and delivers the right people to businesses seeking long-term employees to grow their teams and/or departments.
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Quick yet precise recruitment of contractors and/or payrollers for businesses with temporary hiring needs.
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It is our all-in-one recruitment service for employers. We design and manage your business’s recruitment process in-house.
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We take care of all the administrative needs for your temporary hire, such as contracts, salaries, or insurance.
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why choose us as a partner?

Our expertise and knowledge means you can count on headcount

Scientists & experts

Our team is made up of life science experts with a passion for people. As scientists, we understand your industry needs better than average recruitment agencies.

Fully licensed

We are members of the swissstaffing association and are registered with the Zurich Office for Economics and Labour (Amt für Wirtschaft und Arbeit) and the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO).


Since our founding in 2012, all our research and operations take place in Zurich. We have built a vast network of talent and partners and possess a deep understanding of the market and procedures.

We’re here to help you

Whether you’re searching for a job in life sciences or recruiting talent for your Pharma, Biotech, Medical Devices and Digital Health business, we can match you to your ideal position or candidate.

Our business partners


Our purpose is to ‘Help those who help others,’ and there is no better choice for us than to support the ETH Foundation, which puts forth tremendous effort in nurturing the future scientists of our world.


why candidates and clients love us

Dozens of candidates and clients just like you have placed their trust in headcount

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