Catalent Pharma Solutions Internal Recruiter in Brussels, Belgium

Job Description

Catalent Pharma Solutions is the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products. With over 80 years serving the industry, Catalent has proven expertise in providing development, production and packaging services for pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

Catalent is currently looking for a Recruiter to join their in-house Talent Acquisition team at the Catalent Brussels facility (Neder-Over-Heembeek).Our Brussels Recruiter is responsible for supporting the Talent Acquisition needs of Catalent’s French-speaking sites mainly (Belgium and France). He/she will work on recruitments from A to Z, and will also be able to develop and implements strategies to source qualified, diverse candidates to meet position requirements. Our Recruiter could also provide support on recruitments for our other European sites in Germany, Switzerland, Italy and the UK.

We are looking for a high-performing individual who has experience supporting pharma/life-sciences companies in their recruitment needs. What we offer is a role in a dynamic and friendly team within an international environment, as well as an opportunity to work on a wide variety of roles, functions and levels in a blooming industry.


Recruitment: Manage each recruitment from A to Z

  • Meet with Hiring Managers to help determine staffing strategy and launch recruitment: obtain position requirements and compensation, draft enticing job descriptions, and advertise on various job boards

  • Evaluate profiles of potential candidates and perform preliminary phone screen assessments; screen all candidates for basic qualifications, availability, interest level, salary range and cultural fit.

  • Ensure candidate follow-up, communication and engagement throughout the interview and offer process


  • Source both active candidates (through online databases, contact lists, internal databases employee referrals) and passive candidates (through networking, cold calling, advertisements, job fairs and Internet research)

  • Develop and implement innovative sourcing programs and strategies ensuring effectiveness, consistency, and compliance with overall strategic planning


  • Schedule interviews with assigned interview panel for selected candidates

  • Track every step of the recruitment process in our ATS system: post job, submit candidates, launch interview process, obtain feedback from interview panel, process candidates through the offer approval system and transition them to Background Check and local HR administration.

  • Extract and provide reports for Talent Acquisition KPIs and recruitment status follow-up for French-speaking sites

Skills and experience

  • A minimum of 2 years of recruiting experience in a high volume, fast paced environment is required

  • Agency search experience is highly preferred, ideally in the Life Sciences sector

  • Proven experience and ease with Applicant Tracking Systems

  • Focus on process compliance and data accuracy

  • Advanced sourcing skills including CV databases and Boolean searching

  • Ability to create and drive new candidate generation strategies beyond traditional recruitment mechanisms

  • Fluent in French and English (both in writing and speaking). A working knowledge of German is an asset.

About Catalent

Catalyst + Talent. Our name combines these ideas. From drug and biologic development services, to delivery technologies to supply solutions, our highly skilled and dedicated global team of over 9,500 is passionate about improving health and wellness by combining their personal expertise and advanced technologies to advance science and supply products of the highest quality to customers and patients around the world.

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where our professionals work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market, for the benefit of patients globally.

Our VISION is to be the world’s most trusted, reliable and innovative drug development and delivery partner by upholding the highest industry standards and exceeding customer expectations while driving strong, sustained growth for the company.

Our MISSION is to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives.

OUR VALUES are at the foundation of everything we do:

  • Patient First: We put patients at the center of our work to ensure the safety, reliable supply and optimal performance of our products.

  • Customer Dedication: We strive to exceed our customers’ expectations every day.

  • People: We are committed to the growth, development and engagement of our people.

  • Innovation: We develop and apply innovative solutions, superior technologies and continuously improved processes.

  • Integrity: We demonstrate respect, accountability and honesty in every interaction.

  • Excellence: We have a passion for excellence in everything we do.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied.™ Visit to explore career opportunities, or contact us at +1 877 503 9493

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career – join the global drug development and delivery leader! You will help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply some of the over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Our highly skilled, dedicated global team of over 9,500 is passionate about improving the health of patients by combining their personal expertise with advanced technologies to advance science and supply innovative new products of the highest quality to patients globally.

Overall Recruitment Supporting Statements

  • Gain unparalleled experience by working on multiple products and technologies – we launch nearly 200 new products for our customers each year.

  • We have 20 global pharmaceutical Product Development teams on five continents, who are, at any given time, working on over 700 new products and hundreds of ongoing clinical trials.

  • Our products include some of the latest life-saving medicines as well as some of the most well-known consumer health brands used by families every day.

  • Catalent’s more than 30 global facilities on 5 continents manufacture over 70 billion doses of over 7,000 important medicines and consumer health products.

  • Nearly 1 in 20 doses of medicines taken around the world has been touched by the Catalent team.

  • We have +1,100 patents on many superior patient-preferred technologies used by all the top pharmaceutical, biologic and consumer health companies.

  • We established the Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute to drive collaboration and scientific exchange among industry professionals, academics and partners.

  • Many of our 1,400+ scientists are regularly published in top industry journals and present at top industry conferences to advance knowledge sharing and the development of better life-saving medicines.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.