Manufacturing and supply
Our global manufacturing and supply (GMS) teams are responsible for making and shipping the products that help people do more, feel better, live longer.
We have more than 30,000 people in GMS, across 70 sites in 33 countries. Together, these people help to produce 4 billion packs of medicine, nearly 900 million doses of vaccine and more than 18 billion packs of consumer healthcare products every year.
Within GMS, the opportunities for a global career are extensive. We are looking for people who are keen to enhance their technical capabilities be they in engineering, chemistry or biology, or to help us put in place our end-to-end supply chain strategy. There are also terrific opportunities to build your people and business leadership skills, or liaising with our commercial business.
GSK: Engineering a better world
In this video, ITN reports on the importance of engineering at GSK, and the various career opportunities on offer, from apprenticeships to graduates. It looks at the role that engineers play in developing medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products for patients all over the world. President of Global Manufacturing & Supply, Roger Connor and President of Pharmaceuticals R&D Patrick Vallance speak to ITN in this feature. The focus of the feature is our new inhaler device, which is used for all new inhaled respiratory medicines, which has taken over a decade to develop.
Working in GMS
It’s an exciting time to join GMS. We are developing a diversified, global business and are growing the scale of our manufacturing operations. The opportunities to grow and develop could be open to you too.
You’ll have the satisfaction of knowing that you’re delivering the medicines and healthcare products that millions of patients and customers rely on every day. You’ll help us create innovative manufacturing and supply chain solutions that keep us at the forefront of our industry. This means making sure that products are manufactured as efficiently as possible and meet the strictest quality standards.
Do I have the right qualities?
We look for people who appreciate the importance of safety and quality, and strive to continuously improve our performance and practices. We work in an open and transparent environment, so you’ll be someone who treats others with respect and integrity – as you will be treated yourself. You should also be able to bring commercial insight and work across functions, businesses and geographic boundaries.
More about working at GSK
What we do
We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare
Our mission and strategy
Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies.
Responsible business is how we do business. Our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer
Explore our business
Discover the work we do and the opportunities that exist, from research and development through to making our products available to those who need them