About the sector
Leading the way in pharmaceutical recruitment
The pharmaceutical industry is one of the largest contributors to the UK economy, with exports worth in excess of £2.8bn. In 2013, 73,000 people were employed in the field, 23,000 of whom worked in research and development (ABPI).
We have a proud history of providing pharmaceutical recruitment services at all levels from laboratory assistants to senior directors. Our experience over 35 years has led to a deep understanding of our clients’ requirements and an ability to carefully select and source the very best talent in the industry. Our extensive database of STEM candidates, comprehensive advertising streams and social media presence ensures our access to the ideal applicant.
Opportunities in the pharmaceuticals industry
The pharmaceuticals industry provides some of the most exciting and rewarding career paths. The industry employs a wide range of professionals including scientists, engineers, IT professionals, statisticians, healthcare workers, sales and marketing professionals and administrative staff. Our specialist pharmaceutical consultants can cover all roles and often work with colleagues in chemicals, IT and biotech to ensure full understanding of clients’ requirements.
Pharmaceutical companies offer some of the best salaries available for STEM graduates as well as great opportunities for career progression. Pharmaceutical corporations tend to offer generous bonus schemes, benefits and pensions. Have a look at our current opportunities here.
Graduate schemes and internships
Hudson Shribman have been chosen to co-ordinate graduate schemes for a number of FTSE100 companies. If you need an experienced recruitment partner to assist with graduate programmes or place interns please contact us to discuss your requirements. If you are a recent graduate looking for opportunities in the pharmaceuticals industry you can read our tips on applying for graduate schemes or register with us to be informed of any upcoming programmes, internships or graduate roles that may be of interest.
We’re developing our pharmaceuticals team and are looking for both experienced recruiters and those new to recruitment but with relevant experience or educational background. Read more about the working for Hudson Shribman.