Horizon Pharma is a biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients’ lives by identifying, developing, acquiring and commercializing medicines that address unmet medical needs.
How to Get Hired
We asked Horizon Pharma plc for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.
What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?
Embedded in the Horizon culture are its employee core competencies: Action Oriented, Problem Solving, Priority Setting, Drive for Results, Strategic Agility, Intellectual Horsepower, Dealing with Ambiguity. Our hiring managers and talent acquisition staff are trained to look for candidates who demonstrate these characteristics. Each member of the hiring team looks for evidence that potential hires are able to display these characteristics in different ways.
What can prospective employees do to get your attention?
Interested candidates can apply online through the company Careers site or visit Horizon's LinkedIn page for information on a specific role and then apply through the links. Additionally, prospective employees can submit their resumes for future roles through the Careers site.
Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?
Horizon is looking to grow its R&D and sales business units. Roles in those fields will be posted throughout the year.
What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?
Visit the Horizon Pharma internet site to explore our business, current activities, and apply. Additionally information is available on Horizon's LinkedIn page.