ABPI careers case studies

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) has accumulated a large collection of 78 careers case studies. These explore the multitude of different roles within the industry with a reprentative of each role giving their own career perspective and advice. Each case study includes a profile of a person who undertakes that role, explaining what they do, what qualifications they needed and why they decided on that career. They also describe the conditions of work in their sector - whether they work alone, what it is like socially and what they are most proud of. Careers featured are:

  • Analytical chemist Analytical chemist (discovery)
  • Animal technologist Biologist (biomarkers)
  • Biologist (DPMK)
  • Biologist (imaging)
  • Biostatistics manager
  • Chemical biologist
  • Chemical engineer
  • Chemist (process)
  • Chemistry (discovery)
  • Clinical data manager
  • Clinical pharmacologist
  • Clinical research analyst
  • Clinical research associate
  • Clinical research manager
  • Clinical scientist
  • Clinical trials supplies
  • Commercial director
  • Drug safety officer and associate
  • Epidemiologist Executive sales representative
  • Geneticist
  • Graduate trainee biologist
  • Graduate trainee chemist
  • Graduate trainee in vivo scientist
  • Healthcare manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Industrial placement biologist
  • Industrial placement chemist
  • Industry accountant
  • Laboratory technician (biology)
  • Laboratory technician (chemistry)
  • Manufacturing operative
  • Manufacturing production manager/director
  • Mathematical modeller
  • Medical physicist
  • Medical writers
  • Medicinal chemist
  • Medicinal chemistry director
  • Neuroscience knowledge adviser
  • Occupational health manager
  • Patent attorney
  • Pharmaceutical formulation scientist
  • Pharmaceutical technlogist
  • Pharmacist (formulation)
  • Pharmacist (pre-registration)
  • Pharmacologist
  • Pharmacovigilance scientist
  • Physical chemist (discovery)
  • Product manager
  • Production coordinator
  • Project manager/director
  • Public relations director
  • Public relations executive
  • Public relations officer
  • Quality and compliance
  • Regulatory affairs and qualified person
  • Regulatory affairs associate
  • Regulatory affairs consultant
  • Regulatory affairs executive
  • Regulatory associate
  • Research project leader
  • Research scientist
  • Sales representative
  • Scientific affairs manager (nutrition)
  • Senior statistician
  • Specialist medical representative
  • Statistician
  • Synthetic chemist
  • Toxicologist
  • Toxicologist (contract research)
  • Toxicology study director
  • Training instructor
  • Veterinary surgeon

 

Show health and safety information

Please be aware that resources have been published on the website in the form that they were originally supplied. This means that procedures reflect general practice and standards applicable at the time resources were produced and cannot be assumed to be acceptable today. Website users are fully responsible for ensuring that any activity, including practical work, which they carry out is in accordance with current regulations related to health and safety and that an appropriate risk assessment has been carried out.

Downloads

You might also like

Resource
Resource collection
Resource collection

Published by

Actions

Share this resource

Comments