Ready to start building your career at Novartis

Discover exciting new opportunities. Learn more about our application process. Explore what your future could look like with us.  

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“One of the things I love about working for Novartis is the trust the company has in us. They allow us to work flexibly –   so that we can balance our lives, our families and making an impact with our work.” 


Sarah, Innovation Project Manager 

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“Since joining Novartis I have worked with talented, smart and kind people who have empowered me to go outside my comfort zone with no fear or judgement.”


Raundi, Principle Scientist Oncology 



Our application process

Your journey to joining us

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Apply online and we’ll aim to process your application as soon as possible, communicating with you every step of the way.

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At this stage, we’re looking to confirm your suitability for the role. This is likely to involve a preliminary interview with your recruiter or hiring manager.

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Your main interview could involve a mixture of virtual and in-person elements and may include relevant assessment exercises as well as an opportunity to connect with some key peers and stakeholders.

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If you’re successful, we’ll make you a verbal offer. Once you’ve accepted, we’ll start preparing for your first day. Congratulations, we’re delighted to have you as part of our team!