If you're an innovative, hard-working individual looking to build an exciting, long-term career in life science recruitment, we would love to hear from you.
At Next Phase we are ambitious. We have a clear international growth strategy, with the investment to support it. We have a fantastic team of people at our modern office, right in the centre of Horsham, West Sussex. We always work collaboratively, whether in our shared work space in the office or during our work-from-home days on Mondays and Fridays, We have great clients, a track record of success for over 15 years and an ongoing development of new business with the leading organisations within cell & gene therapy, medtech, biotechnology and rare diseases in the UK, Europe and US.
We offer clear and exciting career paths, whether you want to work in a pure business development role, develop your skills as a Delivery Consultant or Account Manager, or manage a full '360' recruitment desk. Our rewarding career opportunities are supported by personalised and relevant learning & development programmes. Everything we do is based on our "People-First" approach, putting the needs and ambitions of our people at the centre of our business.
Alongside our work, we are all passionate about volunteering in the local community, fundraising for different charities, keeping a busy social calendar with loads of fun events and incentives, and attending and hosting events,
Further details about us can be found on our Hunted profile - click here to learn more about our company culture and what makes Next Phase a fantastic place to work! If you would like to discuss career opportunities with Next Phase, call us on 01403 216216.
Building your career at Next Phase
We offer fantastic careers in a broad range of roles. We have ambitious international expansion plans and we give the space to our team to express themselves and develop innovative ideas. We are embarking on a period of rapid growth and are looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join us in Horsham, West Sussex (3 days a week in the office and 2 days a week from home). The many reasons to join Next Phase include:
Highly experienced and successful leadership team, with extensive knowledge of the life science sector
Well defined career paths for fast progression
Ongoing commitment to personalised learning & development, using both internal and external resources to nurture skills in recruitment at all levels of experience
Long-term flexible working
Full tech suite, using market-leading tools to help you be highly successful
Industry-leading commission scheme: up to 50%
Vitality healthcare scheme and other excellent benefits
Warm client relationships and lots of support provided to the sales team for new business development
Very strong financial backing, allowing us to make new investment in all areas
International office opportunities
Regular charity fundraisers, local volunteering and fun events
Six values that guide everything we do at Next Phase:
At Next Phase we believe that treating all our contacts with care and respect at all times will build better relationships. We are a people enhancement company; personal progression and improvement are the foundations of everything we do.
We pride ourselves in our sincerity and honesty, and above all else we are approachable. We believe our candidates, clients and colleagues will flourish on relationships that are built on assurance and trust.
At Next Phase we are dedicated to the life science industry, developing expert knowledge to support and advise our partners & colleagues to secure the right outcome
We strive to deliver genuine, reliable solutions with integrity. We use our experience to offer tailored, dependable advice to candidates and clients with confidence.
At Next Phase we believe that to be competitive we need to be entrepreneurial and resourceful. We endeavour to create inventive suggestions for our partners & colleagues to help them excel.
We believe that our partners expect to be impressed. By being determined, working enthusiastically and resourcefully we can provide them with prompt, effective solutions.
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Learn more about life at Next Phase!
Alex Butcher - Wonder Woman! Next Phase star of the month for July 2021
Every month we vote for the person who has done the most to live the values of our business. Congratulations to Alex Butcher (or rather Wonder Woman), star of the month for July 2021!
Race For Life
Flexible working at Next Phase
At Next Phase we are firm believers in the benefits of flexibility, with a mixture of office-based and home-based work.
Rare Disease Day
Leadership style and career paths at Next Phase
Our career paths give everyone a clear direction for how they can progress within Next Phase, boosted by internal training and support.
117-mile challenge for Chestnut Tree House!
Volunteering, charity work and fundraising
We are passionate about giving back to the local community and charities
Commission structure and benefits of working at Next Phase
We are proud to offer an excellent benefits package (including healthcare) and commission, in addition to competitive salaries.
Star of month - Aaron Stone!
Congratulations to Aaron Stone for being voted our Star of the Month for May 2021!
Vacancies at Next Phase!
Steve Twinley talks about some of the current vacancies we have in the Next Phase team
Working at Next Phase - an experienced recruiter's perspective
Alex Butcher describes her experience of working with Next Phase
Attracting experienced recruiters!
Jake Thomas talks about why experienced recruiters should join us at Next Phase
Raising awareness for rare disease day
We celebrated Rare Disease Day in February 2021
How we use video technology
We use the latest video technology to enhance the recruitment process
Launching our new logo!
In April 2021, Next Phase is changing its logo!
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“I am so pleased I chose to join Next Phase. The career paths here are clearly defined and you are encouraged in a really positive way to develop yourself in all areas. The commission is fantastic and I am proud to work with such a supportive bunch of people.”
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Ready to join Next Phase?
If you are an ambitious, hard-working individual who loves variety and the opportunity to work with innovative life science professionals, please get in touch!View our current vacancies