You like doing business with a trustworthy partner with an understanding of the labor market, someone who listens to your needs and translates them into goals. Smelt is this strategic partner. All of our consultants have their own specializations within the healthcare industry. By putting our extensive networks at your disposition, we headhunt candidates for you who match your company culture and who rise to the challenges you have for them.

Smelt Staffing Services is a top pharmaceutical and scientific recruitment service, including executive search,  serving clients and candidates in Amsterdam, and across the country (The Netherlands). Our pharmaceutical & life sciences – engineer recruiters  specialize in placing qualified candidates into rewarding career opportunities with top employers. Smelt provides the following industries with Contract, Contract-to-Hire, Direct Hire and RPO staffing services:

  • Mapping
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Headhunting
  • Assessments
  • Depth interviews

Smelt Recruitment & Selection place scientific, pharmaceutical, and business professionals in many of the following careers

  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Quality Control
  • Quality Assurance
  • Scientists
  • Drug Safety / pharmacovigilance
  • Medical Information
  • Medical Affairs
  • Medical Science Liaisons
  • Management
  • Brand Management
  • Online Marketing & Communications
  • Marketing Management
  • Sales Management
  • Key Account Management
  • Strategic Account Management
  • Biotech Engineering
  • Product Development
  • Packaging Design


If you are interested in increasing your organization’s profitability, the services of a professional recruiting firm can save you money and help you maximize your bottom line. At Smelt, we can help you:

Reclaim time;
Find better qualified candidates;
Objectively assess candidates hard and soft skills based on empirically based testing criteria;
Increase retention rates;
Provide the safeguard of a guarantee period; and
Shorten your replacement cycle.
If you are ready to outsource your next hire, give us a call

When you have one or more vacancies, you can choose to let Smelt carry out the recruitment process for you. Our specialized consultants recruit talented individuals for health care institutions, healthcare insurers, clinical research organizations, and organizations in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industry on a daily basis.
Smelt strives towards a perfect match between candidate and organization. We achieve this by assembling Talent Pools with an eye on the future capacity and needs of an organization. Additionally, we facilitate a platform for temps and the self-employed so that they are always able to find each other.
The Healthcare Traineeship will bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge obtained at university and practical experience required for the job market. Carefully selected trainees will gain work experience at leading organizations operating in the various sectors of the healthcare industry. The trainees will be given training in management skills and build a network with various stakeholders. As a result of this partnership, the traineeship will also match game changes and the affordability of healthcare.

Smelt is currently looking for a variety of organizations in the healthcare industry to bring this about in the immediate future. Are you interested? Please contact us.