Careers at Sterling

We strive to uncover new ideas and innovations, solving problems for our customers and learning from each other

Join the Sterling Family

Sterling is a fast growing, global organisation providing scientific services to the pharmaceutical industry.  We develop and manufacture the active pharmaceutical ingredient (APIs) for a wide range of medicines and treatments; and also provide comprehensive solutions for antibody drug conjugation (ADC) discovery and development. Both workstreams ultimately change people’s lives – and we hope that you can join us in our journey.

Our organisation is built on our collaborative culture and deep-rooted values, which focus our whole team on delivering an unrivalled experience to our customers, whilst taking care of each other.  We are an ambitious and yet family orientated business and understand the important role that our employees’ families play in supporting their careers, and therefore Sterling, Click here to read more about our family picnics and children’s’ festive surprises!

Come and join our journey!

We are always looking for new people to join our team, whether you are in the UK, US or Ireland. With teams that collaborate across our global facilities, Sterling is well placed to offer an environment for you to develop your career in, and contribute to developing and manufacturing life-saving drugs. ... Read more

We are committed to nurturing lifelong potential in our employees, developing their skills, challenging their minds and encouraging their natural curiosity; we have a great track record in staff retention and internal promotions.

We have ambitious plans for future growth, and recognise that investment in our facilities and our people is critical to this growth and ensuring we have an empowered, happy and motivated team.

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Protecting future generations

We are very mindful that whilst what we do and the products we make, improve and save the lives of many people, drug development and manufacturing often involves significant processing for a relatively small amount of active ingredient. Which in turn, could have a direct impact on our planet. ... Read more

We are committed to ensuring we minimise any potential impact as much as we can, investing a significant amount of time and resources to improve our processes and equipment, minimise waste and work towards our aim of carbon neutrality.

We have long term and short term goals; our short term goals involve simple things we can do to improve our facilities like energy efficient lighting or buying our energy from renewable sources.  Our long term goals focus our efforts on the bigger picture, providing an ambitious pathway to protect the future for us all. Read less

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