AstraZeneca’s mission is to create a meaningful difference in the lives of the patients we serve and the people who work here. Make the connection. Find a job at AstraZeneca.

We are AstraZeneca. More than 50,000 employees strong, we have a pharmaceutical industry presence in over 100 countries across six continents. We represent a diverse gathering of working cultures. Yet there is one element that connects us all: helping people live healthier lives.

Our skills and resources are focused on the discovery, development, manufacturing and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s greatest healthcare challenges. Our focus is primarily on six key therapeutic areas: cancer, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, infection, neuroscience, and respiratory and inflammation. In 2013, AstraZeneca’s worldwide sales totaled $25.7 billion and we plan to invest around $500 million in our strategic global R&D centres to reinforce our status as a global leader in innovation. Our R&D organisation is dedicated to working with each other and with external collaborations to speed up the development of innovative and valued medicines.

Helping people live healthier lives, embracing diverse perspectives, and working together to create a better future. These are the common bonds – the catalysts that inspire people to work at AstraZeneca.

Apply to join us at AstraZeneca and know there exists the potential to make a real impact. Be among our employees who continue to make us an innovation-driven company that stands firmly among the world’s leaders in biopharmaceuticals.

“About Us”? It’s about you. Choose a career at AstraZeneca that will make a meaningful difference in your life. One that will forge a connection between you, those you work with, and the millions of patients across the globe who are the inspiration behind our passion.

Last reviewed: November 14, 2014