Careers at Ipsen

People make the difference

Ipsen is a global, specialty-driven biopharmaceutical group. All over the world, our teams make a difference to millions of people. Discovering new solutions for debilitating diseases and improving quality of life for patients, our work is challenging, rewarding and absolutely vital.



Turning ideas into action. Turning talent into impact.

Everything we do, in every part of our business, has one simple purpose: to make a real impact on our patients’ lives. So we give our talented people all the support and development they need to turn ideas into action. And each and every one of us is expected to be innovative, collaborative and agile. This is no ordinary company, so we offer extraordinary opportunities. We don’t stand still, because patients can’t wait.

What matters to IPSEN  What matters to our people
  • Ethical, high-performance leadership
  • Commitment and focus
  • Accountability and delivery
  • Strong current and future product portfolio
  • Meaningful and impactful work
  • Competitive rewards and recognition
  • Learning, development and career growth opportunities
  • Caring culture and a secure environment



Rewarding what matters

Our approach to rewards is simple and transparent. We pay for what matters. What matters to you and what matters to our business. Our innovative and highly competitive total compensation packages are designed to recognize everyone’s contribution. Aligned to business objectives, our compensation encourages breakthrough results, rewarding teams and individuals who make a genuine impact.



Caring is infectious

We care about our people as much as they care about our patients. And we understand how quickly life can change. So we offer the highest standard of health and wellbeing benefits, as well as flexible schemes that adapt to different circumstances. You’ll also have the opportunity to share in the success you help to create.



The right environment

When your work is as important as ours, you don’t let anything stand in your way. We constantly update the design of our offices to help you thrive. We work in colourful, modern spaces; full of natural light, with best-in-class equipment and up-to-the-minute technology. Most important of all, we work in supportive, multicultural teams who share ideas and understanding.



Getting the balance right

We know that successful people need a healthy work-life balance. So we offer flexible and remote working wherever possible and a wide range of sports’ facilities, social activities and employee services in our key locations.



High-performance culture

Everyone at IPSEN works on projects that truly make a difference to our patients today and tomorrow. So we’ll take your performance and development personally. Last year alone, we delivered around 127,000 hours of training worldwide.

Our culture is designed to cut out complexity and bureaucracy. We move fast and learn from our mistakes. And we’ve created a performance framework that focuses your development on the things that will have the biggest impact on our strategic aims and your personal goals.

Of course, a plan only comes together if people stick to it. All our leaders, across the business, are accountable for ensuring that their teams are focused on continuous development and growth. Your development will be recognized throughout the year through continuous feedback and coaching. That way, we can all deliver our personal best for our patients every day.



Fast-moving people

We are in the business of fast-moving innovation. Our people enjoy a wealth of opportunities for personal and professional growth. We encourage that growth through international assignments and smart collaboration across functions and disciplines. We empower our people to act like entrepreneurs, always looking to add value and taking personal, ethical responsibility for their work. Each of us is driven by the desire to learn, take risks, solve problems and move on to the next challenge.



Meet our teams

Here are some of the amazing Ipsen people working across research and development, production, procurement, sales and marketing and support functions to create better lives for our patients.








Last update 17/07/2018