ICON provides full-spectrum resourcing solutions, from contingent staffing to functional resourcing and executive search.


ICON provides full-spectrum resourcing solutions which extend from contingent staffing, to functional resourcing, large-scale FSP and executive search. Our services cover all areas of clinical research, including marketing and sales.

We deliver our resourcing solutions through our recently-rebranded resourcing division, DOCS.

DOCS Resourcing Solutions

DOCS is the amalgamation of ICON Contracting Solutions and DOCS International, which together offer over 15 years of expertise in staffing the global pharmaceutical, biotechnology, clinical research and medical device industries.

Whether you are in need of a single Clinical Project Manager to cover a peak in development activity, a team of CRAs to address an unforeseen study need or wish to partner with a Functional Service Provider, DOCS is able to successfully provide resourcing solutions.

Core Services

Functional Resourcing:
DOCS has extensive experience in establishing, maintaining and enhancing productivity and cost efficiency through various forms of FSP and insourcing models.

Flexible Resourcing Services: 
DOCS specialises in a wide range of flexible resourcing models ranging from contingent staffing support to strategic staffing partnerships. With DOCS’ dedicated focus on the clinical development sector, clients benefit from rapid access to high quality candidates, proven models of deployment and expert clinical oversight.

Permanent Recruitment Support:
DOCS’ dynamic and experienced team strives to present high quality candidates through their thorough and structured screening process, which includes in-depth competency based interviews and reference checks.

Training & Development Programs:
DOCS’ CRAcademy organises training programmes and traineeships designed to start and/or develop careers. Through the provision of specific training and professional support, CRAcademy helps to develop the skills needed for a successful career in Clinical Research.