BioSpace Reviews

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BioSpace

April 15th, 2020

BioSpace is a niche job board for job seekers in the healthcare and Life Science industry. Employers can use BioSpace to post jobs and connect with high-quality candidates that are specifically looking for available positions in the Life Science industry. BioSpace is also a hub for industry news and career-focused networking events.

Pricing:

Job Posting Type

Price For 30-day Posting

Basic Job Posting (Single)

$415.00

Basic Job Posting (5 Pack)

$1,875.00

Basic Job Posting (10 Pack)

$3,600.00

Premium Job Posting (Single)

$490.00

Premium Job Posting (5 Pack)

$2,220.00

Premium Job Posting (10 Pack)

$4,250.00

Review:

BioSpace is a digital resume and job posting platform that helps connect job seekers in the Life Science industry with top employers. Job seekers can view available job posts or sign up for job alerts when new positions become available. They can also upload resumes and search for jobs by company name.

Employers can purchase standard job advertising posts or upgrade to a premium post to make their position stand out from the crowd. Employers are also able to browse resumes for the ideal candidate.

Highlights:

  • Free job posting template.
  • Select applications by email or company website.
  • Premium posting option for highlighted ad.
  • Company profile pages.
  • Search and review resumes.
  • BioSpace hotbed regions.
  • Option to purchase job packs for a 13% saving.

Shortcomings:

BioSpace is a niche job board with a smaller audience size than many of its competitors. It is also one of the most expensive options with a basic 30-day post starting at $415.00 compared to CareerVitals who charge $49.00 for 2 postings for 30-days.

Reputation:

BioSpace has been around since 1985 and enjoys a solid reputation among Life Science professionals as a trusted source for job opportunities. Users on SiteJabber gave it a 4-star rating saying it was extremely useful and informative but could improve on the site design.

How to Post a Job on BioSpace:

  1. Go to biospace.com and click on "For Employers" on the top right corner of the homepage.
  2. Click on "Employer Sign In" and create a new account or sign in.
  3. Choose a product, e.g. single post, 5 pack or 10 pack and enter your billing details.
  4. Once you have purchased a product, click on "Post a Job."
  5. Select a job posting template or create your own custom post.
  6. Fill in the required information and click "Save and Continue."
  7. Review your post and confirm checkout.

At-a-Glance:

Feature

BioSpace

Job alert emails

Company profile pages

Search by employer or area

Career resources

Job posting template

Unlimited postings

x

BioSpace vs. CareerVitals
BioSpace vs. CareerVitals:

BioSpace is a niche job board for Life Science and healthcare while CareerVitals focuses specifically on the healthcare sector. CareerVitals also has a larger audience and additional features for customizing job advertisements. In terms of pricing, CareerVitals is far more affordable with 2 basic postings at $49.00 versus a single posting on BioSpace for $415.00.

BioSpace vs. CareerVitals Comparison:

Feature

BioSpace

CareerVitals

Price For Single Job Post

$415.00

$29.00

Multiple Postings

$1,875.00 - $3,600.00

$49.00 - $999.00

Candidate Database

x

Resume Database

Share on Social Media

x

Job Posting Template

Job distribution to 100+ sites

x

Custom Branding

Company Profile Pages

x

BioSpace vs. Healthcare Source
BioSpace vs. HealthcareSource:

HealthcareSource is primarily a source for talent-management software and online courses. While they do have a niche healthcare job board, their audience size is smaller and they have fewer job posting features. HealthcareSource does not display pricing with all postings on a quote-only basis.

BioSpace vs. HealthcareSource Comparison:

Feature

BioSpace

HealthcareSource

Price For Single Job Post

$415.00

Quote only

Multiple Postings

$1,875.00 - $3,600.00

Quote only

Candidate Database

x

Applicant Filter

x

Resume Database

x

Job Posting Template

x

Custom Branding

x

Company Profile Pages

x

BioSpace vs. Healthcare Jobsite
BioSpace vs. Healthcare Jobsite:

Healthcare Jobsite is a large-scale job posting site with over 175,000 companies advertising positions. Compared to BioSpace, Healthcare Jobsite attracts a larger audience and offers more job posting customization options. Healthcare Jobsite also offers applicant tracking and recruiter training which BioSpace does not.

BioSpace vs. Healthcare Jobsite Comparison:

Feature

BioSpace

Healthcare Jobsite

Price For Single Job Post

$415.00

$199.00

Multiple Postings

$1,875.00 - $3,600.00

$299.00 - $499.00

Candidate Database

x

Resume Database

Shared on social media

x

Custom branding

x

Exclusively healthcare jobs

x

Company Profile Pages

x

Key Information:

Legal Name

BioSpace, Inc.

Founder

Jennifer King

Founded

Jan 01, 1985

Address

10506 Justin Dr, Urbandale, Iowa 50322

Number of Employees

11-50

Audience Size

10,000

Email

support@biospace.com

Website

biospace.com

FAQs:

What is BioSpace?

BioSpace is a digital resume and job posting platform that connects job seekers in the Life Science industry with top employers.

How do I create a BioSpace job posting account?

  • Log onto www.biospace.com.
  • Click on "Employer Sign In."
  • Enter your email address and a password to register.

How much does it cost to post a job on BioSpace?

Pricing for job postings on BioSpace starts at $415.00 for a single 30-day post.

How do I post a job on BioSpace?

  1. Go to biospace.com and click on "For Employers" on the top right corner of the homepage.
  2. Click on "Employer Sign In" and create a new account or sign in.
  3. Choose a product, e.g. single post, 5 pack or 10 pack and enter your billing details.
  4. Once you have purchased a product, click on "Post a Job"
  5. Select a job posting template or create your own custom post.
  6. Fill in the required information and click "Save and Continue."
  7. Review your post and confirm checkout.