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Supplying technical operations departments.

Two pharmaceutical professionals looking at cells on their computer

Supplying technical operations departments.


The expertise to support your technical operations functions; from pre-clinical, through the clinical trial process and into manufacturing.

At SEC we are passionate about offering you a complete service to employers and candidates at every stage involved in each stage of the drug development cycle, from research and development right through to commercialisation. Technical operations is a cornerstone of SEC’s expertise and has been for more than 20 years. It is one of our largest and most diverse teams, offering a truly global presence to support your tech ops functions.

Taking the time to fully understand your business is fundamental to the success of our business.

Each of our consultants works hard to understand your organisations, hiring requirements and working culture. Understanding is how we ensure we find the right talent for your business, and it’s what our partner relationships are built on. With a team dedicated to specific growing markets across Europe and further afield, we have the resources, expertise and commitment required to support the hiring strategy within your technical operations function.

What it’s like to work with us

From the first call through to onboarding, we provide you with a memorable candidate experience.

Our partners hire professionals at all stages of the drug development cycle. By taking the time to understand your experience, circumstance, and what matters most to you when looking for a new role, we’re able to pair you with the opportunities that are best suited to your career goals. You’ll work with a dedicated consultant who understands your specialism and knows the market, and they’ll keep you informed during every stage of the process; from job search to onboarding and beyond.

Being represented by SEC

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A market leader in the technical operations sector.

  • Health and Safety

    We've support pharmaceutical organisations in finding and onboarding HSE talent across the UK.

  • OpEx

    ​From OpEx manager through to technical director, we help our CMO and CDMO clients secure the best talent, with a strong network in the Benelux region and further afield within Europe.

  • Engineering

    We help CMOs and medical device companies in securing talent for their process engineering, design engineering, project engineering, mechanical engineering and electronic engineering teams.

  • Manufacturing/Production

    From specialist through to VP level, we supply manufacturing and production specialists to teams across Europe, within CMOs, pharmaceutical companies and biotechs.CMO, pharma and biotech across Europe(especially France recently). Specialist, Manager, Supervisor, Head of,Director, VP. Tech transfer, scale up

  • Supply Chain

    We have a large network of supply chain management, director, specialist, demand planning, scheduling and clinical trial supply head specialists across Europe, with a particular focus on the Benelux region.

Hear more about us, register your vacancy or find your next position.

Send us your CV or enquire about our services; a member of our team will be in touch.

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We'll help with your next career move.

We receive new roles every day, from associate to director level, across all areas of the technical operations sector. Browse our very latest roles below.

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