Manager, External Talent Programs & Events

Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
Oct 16, 2019
Pharm Country
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!
With over 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for hypertension and thrombotic disorders, under the Group's 2025 Vision to become a "Global Pharma Innovator with a Competitive Advantage in Oncology," Daiichi Sankyo research and development is primarily focused on bringing forth novel therapies in oncology, including immuno-oncology, with additional focus on new horizon areas, such as pain management, neurodegenerative diseases, heart and kidney diseases, and other rare diseases.

Job Summary
Responsible for planning and coordinating DSI's External Talent Programs and Recruiting Events. External Talent Programs to include; internship program, PharmD Fellowship program(s), and Commercial Career Development Program.

  • Establish and manage sponsorship and participation in external recruiting events, conferences, and career fairs to attract diverse talent
  • Plan and coordinate DSI's External talent programs including the Internship Program, PharmD Fellowship Program(s), and Commercial Career Development Program
  • Design and Implement a series of educational and networking activities for students within each DSI External Talent program
  • Promotes DSI as an Employer of Choice with potential candidates
  • Schedule HR and Business leader participation in internal and external talent programs and recruiting events
  • Identify target Universities and programs for recruitment and establish relationships at the Dean, faculty and careers office levels through the co-ordination of DS leaders and the HR team to attract diverse talent
  • Develops presentations for HR and business leaders providing an overview of each External Talent Program's overall recruitment process, timeline, and budget
  • Partner with Public Affairs and Legal to prepare Ads and/or social media posts for talent acquisition events and external talent programs
  • Partner with HR and business leaders to secure permanent placement opportunities for External Talent Program Students
  • Utilize social media to reach out to and attract appropriate candidates from diverse sources
  • Monitor and Measure success and overall ROI on recruiting events and External Talent Programs
  • Facilitates Recruitment Strategy Meetings and Candidate Debrief Meetings with key stakeholders, HRBPs, and direct Hiring Managers
  • Partners with Total Rewards team to prepare and negotiate job offers for External Talent Program Hires
  • Participates in Talent Acquisition projects (3-6 month timeline)
  • Attends recruiting events and conferences on behalf of DSI
Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Education: Bachelor's degree is required; masters degree preferred

  • 5 to 7 years of total relevant experience in Talent Acquisition
  • Experience with social media based marketing preferred
  • Experience in recruiting talent for pharma and/or bio-tech industries preferred
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job Title
Manager, External Talent Programs & Events

Basking Ridge

Functional Area
Human Resources

New Jersey