East Coast Recruiting Firm to Spread Success to the West Coast

October 15, 2013

StratAcuity opens site in La Jolla, California to meet the escalating demands for scientific and clinical talent within San Diego's biopharmaceutical industry.

Cambridge, MA October 15, 2013  StratAcuity, www.stratacuity.com, a leading Boston area based staffing and placement firm specializing in the recruitment of biopharmaceutical professionals, has announced its recent expansion of their services to San Diego. This office opening is part of a larger expansion occurring over the next five years.

Based in La Jolla, the new StratAcuity office will serve San Diego's burgeoning need for top scientific and clinical talent. This will be achieved through a proprietary recruitment process that uses the experience derived from successfully serving over one-hundred biopharmaceutical organizations throughout the Cambridge/Boston area since 2000.

"Expanding into San Diego has been something we've wanted to do for a long time," says Founder and COO, Rob Patten, "Until we could commit to establishing a true, 'feet on the street' presence in San Diego, we chose to hold off entirely because face to face meetings with our clients and candidates is a hallmark of our success. Biopharmaceutical recruitment is an inherently personal experience - too much gets lost in translation if you try to conduct it exclusively over the phone. Achieving the level of success we demand requires a physical presence and we are excited to enter the West Coast market poised to succeed."

StratAcuity embraces the various approaches to biopharmaceutical organizational structure, reflected in their flexible service offerings, which include; full-time staffing and temporary, temporary-to-permanent and traditional permanent placement (retained, hybrid & contingency). Moreover, StratAcuity maintains expert in-house recruitment leadership in three critical disciplines; Discovery, Development & Clinical. Their refined recruitment approach and ability to dig deep on search assignments, provides exceptionally qualified candidates from Research Associate to Chief Science Officer, while reducing the cost of hiring.

About StratAcuity: Caring. Hiring. Curing. In that order...

StratAcuity is a leader in the recruitment and staffing of biopharmaceutical professionals in the core areas of Discovery, Development and Clinical. Founded in 2000 out of a profound and personal need to understand and battle cystic fibrosis, StratAcuity makes it a point to know and care about the cure or treatment important to our client. StratAcuity understands that the right hire can be the catalyst to the next breakthrough.

Through a propriety recruitment process, StratAcuity provides contract/temporary, contingency and retained services to biopharmaceutical companies desiring to make a difference in patient outcomes. The talent pool in the biopharmaceutical industry runs deep. Navigating these waters takes keen insight into the scientific community, specific knowledge of the labs and methods used in them and a refined recruitment strategy that certifies candidates. It's no wonder that, to date, more than 90% of offers made to StratAcuity candidates are accepted.

At StratAcuity, we connect companies to candidates, candidates to careers and careers to scientific advancement. When you need the best to work for you, seek the best to work with you. Chemistry is everything.™  www.stratacuity.com

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