Alkermes – an inspired place to work
Alkermes brings together a diverse group of professionals inspired by a common goal: to develop innovative products that help patients meet their treatment goals and live happier, healthier lives.
Alkermes offers challenging career opportunities across all areas of our company for both experienced professionals and recent graduates. You’ll find a wide range of positions from Research & Development and Information Technology, to Manufacturing, Sales, and Marketing. Here, you'll enjoy a work environment that's informal but dynamic, where ideas are valued and personal initiative is rewarded. More importantly, you'll enjoy the satisfaction of knowing that you're helping to make a difference in the lives of millions of people every day. It's a sense of caring and awareness that’s woven into the fabric of our culture.
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Working in a truly international company with facilities in Dublin and Athlone in Ireland and an additional three sites in the U.S. - Waltham Massachusetts, Wilmington Ohio, Gainesville Georgia
Over 40 years in Ireland, previously as part of Elan and now as Alkermes plc, we have been applying our skills and knowledge from concept development, right through to full scale manufacturing.
Alkermes has its principal solid oral development and manufacturing facilities in Athlone, Ireland. Located on a 40 acre site, with over 200,000 sq ft of dedicated GMP grade facilities, the FDA/EMA licensed facility has a nominal capacity of 2.0 billion unit doses per annum, depending on product configurations. Alkermes’ product development capabilities include formulation development, analytical development, product scale-up, product registration and commercial manufacturing.
Professional Staff in our Irish facilities include Formulation Scientists, Analytical Chemists, Engineers, Accountants, Legal Professionals, Business Development Professionals and Manufacturing staff.
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Alkermes provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or marital status,.
Applications are invited for the permanent position of Senior Accounting Associate FP&A within the Alkermes finance department, based in Athlone.
Applications are invited for the permanent position of Lead/ Senior Process Development Technician within the Process Development Group.
Within the Process Development (PD) group this position forms part of a technical team.
An opportunity exists for a Facility Supervisor within the Maintenance Engineering Department.
Applications are invited for the permanent position of Senior Process Engineer or Lead Process Engineer II within the Process Development Group.
Applications are invited for the permanent position of Analytical Development Senior Scientist I/II within the Pharm R&D Analytical Development Department.
Applications are invited for the permanent opportunity of Senior Systems Analyst reporting to the Applications Manager, IT.
Applications are invited for the permanent role of an Environmental Health Safety and Security (EHSS) Manager (Operations).
This role will involve the coordination, preparation and maintaining a variety of regulatory CMC submissions to support both development and commercial products.
Applications are invited for a permanent role for a QA Associate III within the QA Department reporting to Supervisor QA Compliance.