Oslo Cancer Cluster’s vision is to accelerate the development of novel cancer treatments and diagnostics to improve patients’ lives. This can only be achieved if we raise expertise in Norway and attract talent to the right organisations.

Are you a student?

We contribute to the education of high-school students via the collaboration with Ullern Upper Secondary School.

We also work to strengthen the Norwegian innovation ecosystem, for example as the oncology partner for the UiO Lifescience Growth House and as member of the Spark Europe and Spark Norway management teams.

In addition, we offer educational meetings for academics and industry professionals. Please visit our event calendar to sign up to upcoming events.

Oslo Cancer Cluster does not currently offer any internships.

Searching for a job or the right candidate?

Our membership base includes several recruitment and human resource providers. They are specialized in the life science, healthcare and oncology industry, and have intimate knowledge of the recruitment and hiring practices. If you are currently looking for a position or a candidate, we encourage you to get in touch with the recruiters listed below.

Contact recruiters from Oslo Cancer Cluster members

Thomas Lund

Branch Manager
Kelly Life Sciences Nordics

Telephone: +47 401 08 070

Kelly Services is the world’s oldest recruitment and staffing agency, providing the world with great talents since its start in 1946. Kelly Life Sciences are now a world leading career counsellor and have provided the life science industry with thousands of talents since 1995. We aim to be experts who recruit experts, and all consultants in Kelly Life Sciences have a scientific academic background. If there was ever a time to partner with a talent company that has your best interests in mind, it’s right now. We’re the partner of choice for employers and job seekers who want to be ready for what’s next. And we deliver.

Thomas has a MSc in Biology and more than 10 years of experience in recruitment towards leadership and specialist positions within the life science industry. He is certified in several personality- and ability test tools.

Jon Bjørbekk

Head of Recruitment
Life Sciences at Randstad Care

Telephone: +47 952 11 580

Randstad is the world’s largest HR and recruitment company, represented in 38 countries and with approximately 40 000 employees. In Norway, Randstad is locally centrally in Oslo and has clients over the whole country. The life science team work primarily towards the private health sector and cover all positions in the pharmaceutical, biotech and medtech industries. In addition, we have skilled colleagues that can contribute with jobs in economy, IT, administration, and more. If you have any questions, please get in touch.

Jon Bjørbekk has more than 19 years of experience within management, recruitment and the life science industry. His academic background is from Leeds Business School and Norwegian Business school (BI), MSc in Marketing Science. He runs a life science recruitment team at Randstad with the focus to build up talent pools of candidates in different job categories.

Sverre Slaastad

Country Manager Norway

Telephone: +47 909 52 128

PharmaRelations solve your challenges within recruitment and interim solutions and develop and grow your company as your Full Service Partner. PharmaRelations is the Nordic market leader and we are present in all Nordic countries through our 7 local offices in Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway.

Our 260 associates across the Nordics are here to support and develop your organizations.

Sverre has a background from both pharma and medtech. He has an extraordinary track record from companies like Pfizer, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi, Philips Health Care and Baxter. His network is outstanding after so many years in the industry in a number of different companies and from other positions, like board member in the Norwegian Pharmaceutical Association.

These are the featured Oslo Cancer Cluster members from the HR & recruitment category. Please visit the Membership Overview to see all Oslo Cancer Cluster members.