GSK

As one of the world’s leading healthcare companies, GSK discovers, develops, manufactures and distributes life-saving vaccines, prescription medicines and consumer health products such as Maximuscle, Sensodyne, Aquafresh and Panadol. The size and scope of our organisation allows our people to answer some of the biggest questions...

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Headquartered in the UK, a global organisation with offices in over 100 countries.
Our business employs over 97,000 people in over 100 countries.
Around 12,500 people work in our research teams in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China.
Our products include Maximuscle, Sensodyne, Aquafresh and Panadol.

Sean

Manufacturing

Joined GSK in September 2007 What made you apply to GSK? During my time studying for my degree in Process and Chemical Engineering I was aware of the opportunities to develop as an engineer in the pharmaceutical industry. Towards the end...

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GlaxoSmithKline Confirms Plans To Create Up to 1000 Jobs

In total more than £500m of investment confirmed, creating up to 1,000 new jobs Includes £100m investment for GSK manufacturing in Scotland Options for further significant investment in UK manufacturing also under consideration GSK has announced recently that it is to invest more than £500 million in to its UK sites in order to increase production. For the first time in nearly 40 years GSK has chosen the UK to be home to a new...

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GSK to invest £275m in UK manufacturing sites

The UK is an attractive location for investment in advanced manufacturing due to a number of factors, pharmaceutical company says. GSK is to invest £275 million at three of its UK manufacturing sites to boost production and support delivery of its latest respiratory and large molecule biological medicines. The company will invest £92 million at its site in Barnard Castle in County Durham to construct an aseptic sterile facility supporting the manufacture of...

Jul 29, 2016

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Charlotte

Medicinal Chemist

Joined us in 2002, based in the UK What makes you, you? I’m passionate about helping others. As a volunteer, I spent 10 days with children who have serious illnesses – and returned to my research even more determined to...

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Yannick

Medicinal Chemist

Joined us in 2006, based in the UK What makes you, you? I’ve been away from my French homeland for seven years. Initially a big step, it’s been fantastic for me, both professionally and socially. What’s the best...

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