By: Claire Wilson. Last Updated: January 2024

List of 250 Pharmaceutical Companies & Med Device Companies in the UK

Check out this pharmaceutical and medical device company career page directory to help you with your job hunt. It includes over 195 links to:

We are continually updating this page and try hard to keep this information as accurate as possible. But if you know of a company we’ve missed or see data that needs correction, please contact us.

Multinational and Local Companies

The companies listed in this section are multinational and local pharmaceutical and medical device companies that have manufacturing sites or facilities in the UK. These links will take you directly to the careers page of each company.

“HOT!” means the company currently has lots of open positions!

Engineering Consultancies

Here we list engineering and validation consultancies that work with the pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing sector and that focus on process engineering, project design, project engineering and management, high purity piping installations, clean utilities, commissioning, qualification and validation, CSV, process automation, instrumentation and calibration, cleanroom and HVAC installations.

Recruitment Companies

These are all UK recruitment companies or recruitment companies with offices in the UK, that specifically mention dealing with pharma jobs.

Contract Services

Contract service companies will hire and employ you directly and then place you to work within their client pharma or med device company. These are all UK contract service companies with offices in the UK, that specifically mention dealing with pharma jobs.


Job Websites

These sites all have their own jobs boards – some are aggregators for several other sites. It’s worth keeping an eye on a few until you can see which ones are displaying the jobs most suitable for you.

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About the Author

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Claire Wilson

Content Marketing and Career Coaching

Claire runs GetReskilled’s Advanced Career Coaching Programme – our specially devised job hunting course that helps our trainees take that final step into employment by leading them through the job hunting process. She is extremely enthusiastic about helping people reach their final goal of employment in their new career path.

Claire has a BSc (Hons) in Medical Biology from Edinburgh University and spent 7 years working in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries.