Candidate Relationships

We've been focused in Life Sciences and Healthcare for nearly 40 years which has afforded us an opportunity to develop strong long-term relationships with career-oriented individuals that stay in touch over the course of their career. We seek to improve the lives of our candidates both personally and professionally by presenting them with opportunities that will enable them to reach their goals in addition to allowing them to support the elevation of former peers, mentors, and mentees for once in a lifetime opportunities.

What our Candidates are Saying…

Marcus and Associates showed great insight in understanding what I was looking for in opportunities within the pharmaceutical industry, and showed tremendous integrity in helping me select between different opportunities. Additionally, in the context of current opportunities, they are able to take a long-term view of an individual’s career and based on their experience are able to provide critical guidance to help make good choices, which I found to be a key differentiating factor. Based on my experience, I would strongly recommend working with Marcus & Associates in future business endeavors.

Managing ConsultantTop Management Consulting Firm

I am happy to recommend Marcus & Associates. One of their recruiting leaders took the time to get to know me and understand my career goals, professional strengths, and what I was really looking for. Two years later they were instrumental in representing my candidacy for the senior leadership position I now hold.

Senior Vice PresidentEmerging Biopharmaceutical Company

Distinguishing features of Marcus & Associates are a high-level of professionalism and meticulous attention to detail. Timely follow-up coupled with sharp, on-target insight is extremely valuable competing in a tight and very competitive job market. Having all of this together, well-balanced and appropriately executed, is a winning formula.

Executive DirectorWorld-leading Pharmaceutical Company

Pursuing an exceptional new career with an outstanding company, can be so much more fulfilling and less stressful when guided by a highly trained and knowledgeable Marcus & Associates consultant. We work very closely with our candidates to understand their needs and determine their fit for each opportunity. We are dedicated to ensuring that our candidate’s experience is a positive one, regardless of the outcome of the search. We are extremely responsive to our candidates, closely partnering with them through each step of the search process, from recruitment through interviews to offer, relocation and whatever they need to succeed.

We have been developing lasting relationships and advising a vast network of KOLs, C-Level Leadership, thought leaders, industry-leading scientists and clinicians, many of whom have been and continue to be candidates throughout their career. One of our greatest assets are the thousands of candidates we have successfully recruited and placed around the globe. Affectionately known as FOMs (Friends of Marcus), these professionals are our closest allies and our greatest source for identifying and accessing passive talent, including mission-critical leaders, fast-track rising stars, functional experts and drivers of excellence in science and technology.

DirectorWorld-leading Pharmaceutical Company

Marcus & Associates in my opinion are an unusually dedicated and considerate consultants in our industry. From the first contact I made with them, they have been personable and seriously interested in assisting in any way the he can in a very timely fashion. It is truly a pleasure working with them.

Vice PresidentLeading Specialty Pharmaceutical Company

In my 20+ years of working with recruiters, Marcus & Associates are the one that really stands out. They handle things with perfection. I have never seen a firm work on a position with such detail from both the candidate and employer perspective. If there was one word needed to describe them it would be Integrity.

Senior DirectorTop 10 Pharmaceutical Company

Marcus & Associates is a superior source for top talent in the industry. They are experts at finding the best candidate for the role in a timely manner. They invest a great deal of time in understanding their clients’ needs and screens candidates intensely to find the right fit. Their extensive network stems from their high integrity, expertise and the ability to get the job done with the best people. Their advice and guidance are very sound. They are consummate professionals – dedicated, highly engaged and responsive. Their good-nature and positive attitude make them a pleasure to work with. I highly recommend Marcus & Associates.

Country ManagerWorld Leading Biopharmaceutical Company

Marcus & Associates are very detailed in their assessment of the fit between a candidate and the company. They go to great lengths to understand the individuals involved in the decision process and ensures candidates are well prepared. I have found them to be direct and honest in every interaction without any evidence of overpromising.

Vice PresidentTop 10 Pharmaceutical Company

I have never had the level of service that I received from Marcus & Associates with any other search firm in my entire career.

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