Relevant publications relating to careers in the pharmaceutical industry can be accessed from the Resources section of the website. This includes, for example, the "A-Z of Medicines Research" that gives detailed information on the state of current medical research in the UK, and skills reports assessing areas in which pharmaceutical companies see skills gaps in the UK workforce.
These publications could provide useful background reading for students before interview. Being aware of the skills that the industry thinks are lacking in the workforce can help to guide students on which skills they may need to develop further and to emphasise having when applying for jobs.
Information on careers in particular fields is available from a number of professional bodies and learned societies. provided here, a number of other organisations have dedicated careers websites to help make young people aware of the opportunities available to them. For more information, have a look through the following links:
Information on careers in particular fields is also available from professional bodies and learned societies. Use the links below to find the relevant careers pages:
Often individual pharmaceutical companies also provide information on the different careers available within their company on their website, and may even have a dedicated careers website. Browse through the Pharmaceutical Recruiters section to find out more.