About us

What will you find at Pfizer?

Step inside the world of Pfizer and you’ll discover that every single person who works here plays an essential part in making breakthroughs that change patients’ lives. We’re driving an ambitious cycle of discovery and research, and our innovative thinking is dedicated to one cause: helping the health of millions of people, all over the world.

Our placements

If you want to be part of a team that lets you ask questions; share ideas; make discoveries and retain a healthy work-life balance then you can #FindItAtPfizer too.

Whether you join us in our Research & Development; Commercial or Global Operations department, you’ll be part of one global team, working to bring vital breakthroughs to patients. We’ll provide you with a unique set of experiences that will broaden and develop the critical skill sets and competencies you’ll need to be successful in the business environment and excel in your degree.

Placements start at the beginning of September each year, but recruitment starts a full year beforehand.  Open positions will be listed on our Undergraduate Vacancies page from August/September each year, with new positions being added through to December. This is an opportunity to work for a company that:

  • Values everyone as an individual
  • Is passionate about inclusion and wellbeing
  • Offers competitive salary and benefits including 25.5 days annual leave
  • Has excellent onsite facilities.

Here’s a round-up of just some of our departments offering placements:

  • Research & Development
    • Analytical Research & Development
    • Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Solid Dose Manufacturing
    • Synthetic Chemistry
  • Global Operations
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Environment Health & Safety (EHS)
    • Facilities and Building Management
  • Commercial
    • Finance
    • Marketing
    • People Experience
    • Business Technology
    • Digital Marketing
    • Worldwide Safety
    • Global Regulatory Affairs
    • Corporate Affairs

Our locations include:

Cambridge – Devices Centre of Excellence

Hurley – Vaccines R&D

Sandwich, Kent – Research and Development

Walton Oaks, Surrey – Commercial Headquarters