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.
The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) represents pharmaceutical companies of all sizes and this careers website provides information for a range of audiences about opportunities within the UK's pharmaceutical industry.
New and updated pages are added to this site at regular intervals. The
pharmaceutical recruiters page has recently been amended with up to date information on member companies and describes the opportunities offered to job seekers, along with contact emails and links to their career websites and online job vacancies. There is advice for
undergraduates on where your degree can take you and new information on Graduate Schemes. A new
useful links page provides links to various careers websites, giving information to a range of age groups about careers in the life sciences. Follow the links below to see which information applies to you.
To find out more about the ABPI visit www.abpi.org.uk
If you excel in your job, have a clear focus and drive and own your development plan, then the pharmaceutical world is your oyster.
The UK is one of the most important sources of new medicines.