Are you a company in the life science industries?

Attracting the best talent in life science can be difficult. That’s why we’re here to help.

Our purpose is to help those who help others

Thanks to our in-depth knowledge of the life science industries talent market, our experts can find the best fit for your niche profile needs.
As one of the leading life sciences recruitment agencies in Switzerland, headcount takes care of recruitment for companies like yours.

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Why choose headcount AG as your partner?

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.
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.

our recruitment services

Let headcount source the talent for your business in the life science industries



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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We take care of all the administrative needs for your temporary hire, such as contracts, salaries, or insurance.

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Need a more customized service?

Recruitment process outsourcing

headcount RPO is an all-in-one recruitment service for employers. We take full ownership of designing and managing your business’s recruitment process while on-site at your company’s office. This includes comprehensive staffing, recruiting, and management services provided through an integrated solution.

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Better your business

Let us take care of your recruiting needs, so you can take care of providing the world with life-saving medicines and devices.

where we excel

We are your experts for recruitment in the pharma, biotech, medical devices and digital health industries