Almac business units

Almac Pharma Services

An FDA-approved and MHRA-licensed outsourcing partner to the global pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries tailoring its services to provide solutions to outsourcing needs.  They have over 30 years expertise in the development and manufacture of solid, oral dose products and can support all outsourcing needs at every stage of the drug product life cycle, from product development, clinical batch production, commercial-scale manufacturing, through to packaging. Typically recruiting Analysts, Formulation Chemists, Shift QC Analysts, Senior Analysts/ Team Leaders, Shift Managers, Quality Managers and more

Almac Sciences

Provides a wide range of custom synthesis services, technology and products to the pharmaceutical industry, supporting our clients from drug discovery to commercialisation of new chemical entities.  They can offer a complete set of solutions aimed at accelerating entry into early stage clinical development. Typically recruits Analysts, Synthetic Organic Chemists, Data & Document Reviewers, Senior Analysts/ Team Leaders and more


Promotes branded and generic prescription medicines in the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Netherlands with major brands in key therapeutic areas, particularly COPD, women’s health, urology and pain management.
By combining innovation in product development with competitive pricing, Galen aims to work in partnership with healthcare professionals and patients, a major factor in the company’s success to date.

Almac Diagnostics

A personalised medicine company whose core expertise is in the provision of genomic-based solutions from our laboratories in Europe and the USA.   They utilise their experience, expertise and their unique Cancer DSA™ technology to partner with customers to enable translational genomic solutions for personalised medicine.

Almac Discovery

Focused exclusively on the discovery and development of novel and innovative approaches to the treatment of cancer and associated conditions.  Their primary objective is to establish a high value portfolio of drug discovery programmes in oncology, with the goal of developing a biomarker or diagnostic in parallel with each potential new therapeutic. Projects will generally be taken to clinical proof of concept (or earlier) before out-licensing or partnering for further development.

Almac Clinical Services

The most trusted and stable name in the clinical supply marketplace. Established since 1988, they have partnered with hundreds of pharmaceutical and biotech companies to successfully deliver their clinical supplies. They are differentiated by their exceptional client service powered by experienced and knowledge based project management.

Almac Clinical Technologies

Believes that technology is only part of the solution to their clients’ needs, and that excellent project management and customer service enables their technology to achieve the best results.  They use interactive voice and web response systems for patient tracking, randomisation and clinical supplies and drug inventory management to support their customers’ clinical trial needs.

Working for Almac

Almac place special emphasis on recruiting the best people from the UK, Ireland, Europe, US and beyond into the Almac family.  Through continual training and development, they ensure all members of their family deliver a service that is unsurpassed in the pharmaceutical industry.

Their history dates back to 1968 when their original company, Galen Ltd, was founded with a significant proportion of their current staff, including the majority of their present senior management team, who have been with the organisation for many years prior to the formation of Almac.

At Almac, they will continue to push forward, to break new boundaries and to seize emerging opportunities in the research, design and implementation of human healthcare solutions. Their vision “to be the leader in the generation of superior solutions for the advancement of human health” is underpinned by their commitment to quality and their desire to serve customers to the very best of their ability.

With the continual growth of the organisation there is an ongoing requirement for highly skilled scientific professionals with a background in the pharmaceutical, contract research, biotechnology and clinical fields.

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