Welcome to the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) Careers website. Information on opportunities within the pharmaceutical industry in the UK is provided for a range of audiences, school and college students, parents, teachers and careers advisers.
Pharmaceutical company employees are all focused on a single task – delivering effective medicines to patients. Industry scientists and engineers work at the cutting edge of science and technology, using state of the art techniques to deliver the medicines of the future.
To find out more about the ABPI visit www.abpi.org.uk.
My year in industry has undoubtedly opened my eyes to things I may pursue, as well as things I will not!
The ABPI represents innovative research-based biopharmaceutical companies, large, medium and small, leading an exciting new era of biosciences in the UK. To find out about the types of roles our member companies offer follow this link. For current vacancies at the ABPI visit the main website.
The value of UK pharmaceutical exports was £20.3 billion in 2009, more than £280,000 per employee.