A global healthcare leader, Novartis UK has one of the most exciting product pipelines in the industry today. A pipeline of innovative medicines that will change the lives of patients brought to life by diverse, talented, performance-driven people. All of which makes us one of the most rewarding employers in our field.
Novartis UK associates are united by a shared sense of purpose for putting patients at the heart of what we do, a passion for life, a dedication to science and a commitment to find new treatments that bring greater health and longer life to more people.
We recognise that our business depends on the creativity, dedication and performance of our associates and we encourage associates to focus on achievement through collaboration and innovation.
Our company culture is guided by high ethical standards. Our values help guide the choices people make every day, and they define our culture and help us execute the Novartis UK strategy in line with our mission and vision; to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives.
In 2016, Novartis UK is proud to have been awarded the exclusive Top Employers United Kingdom Certification for the third year running. The Top Employers Certification is only awarded to organisations that meet the highest standards in employee offerings. Including, great on boarding activities, a top class compensation and benefits policy and a culture that values communication, diversity, networking, wellbeing and corporate social responsibility.
At Novartis UK, creativity and diversity are encouraged, effort is recognised, success is celebrated and people feel valued. You will be rewarded not only for high-performance and achievement but for your attitude and approach to working together for the benefit of patients. Furthermore, developing people internally for the majority of our key positions is critical to enable our people to grow together with our business.
I have found the culture very positive.
It is a great place to work.
The ability to attract, grow and keep talented people is vital for us to execute our strategy and to keep developing innovative products that help so many patients. In the context of an increasingly challenging healthcare environment, we are reinforcing our culture, boosting our associates’ skills and building a diverse workforce with talented leaders.
The success of Novartis UK depends on the performance and dedication of our Group company associates. We strive to be an employer of choice that attracts, retains and motivates talented and performance-driven people in our affiliates around the world.
Novartis is committed to the UK life sciences industry and employs over 1,500 people across four sites in the UK. We have many types of employment opportunities spanning from manufacturing and sales and marketing, through to regulatory and medical roles. We have opportunities for people across different stages of their careers, from undergraduate placements and apprenticeships, through to new graduates and MBA students, and those more experienced in the industry.