Jobs at the ABPI

People who work for the ABPI make a difference. We are at the heart of a multi-billion pound pharmaceutical industry. Roles at the ABPI range from close liaison with government and the NHS to working with education organisations and the media.

Why work for us?

Working for the ABPI is about being part of an energetic team whose job is to bring together all sectors of a dynamic research-based pharmaceutical industry in the UK. We develop initiatives, create partnerships and manage campaigns that help ensure that the UK remains at the forefront of  this important global business.

Our members are at the cutting edge of medical science and technology and include some of the biggest names globally. Here at the ABPI, we harness talent to great effect so that our members and external stakeholders can meet the challenges of a demanding future. Roles within the ABPI offer a unique opportunity to work with all the major and many smaller pharmaceutical companies. The networking opportunities are immense and the insights gained into the issues for the industry mean that the development opportunities are second to none.

Culture and values

Here at the ABPI, we are committed to providing equality of opportunity to all employees. Our culture is shaped by our defining values and we encourage all our employees to embrace these in their ways of working:


Engages with and gains positive feedback from colleagues, members and stakeholders by sharing knowledge, learning from each other and building consensus to achieve a shared goal.


Effectively communicates information and ideas with colleagues, members and stakeholders.


Demonstrates creativity, leadership and innovative thinking by the generation of ideas and effective implementation.


Acts in a fair and ethical manner, showing consistency in words and actions.


Makes decisions and takes responsibility for producing results and developing knowledge, skills and ability.

Career development

We are committed to developing the skills of all our employees and we offer development opportunities that will expand and enhance everyone’s individual skill sets. In return we expect our employees to be engaged and self motivated.

Staff benefits

We are keen to attract and retain excellent people and our benefits are therefore competitive to reflect skills and experience. Our benefits package includes:

  • Performance-related incentive scheme
  • Employer pension contribution of up to a maximum of 10% depending on employee contribution
  • 25 days annual leave, plus additional days when our offices close down between Christmas Eve and New Year
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Group Income Protection Scheme
  • Life Assurance (4x salary)
  • Interest-free season ticket loan
  • Monthly Wellbeing Allowance
  • Bike 2 work scheme
  • Workplace Nursery Scheme

ABPI operates a hybrid working model of part home/part office based contracts.

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This notice applies to everyone applying for a job at the ABPI, whether you are applying for a permanent or temporary role.