Torbay Pharmaceuticals launches recruitment drive to support company growth

Daisy Hall
Authored by Daisy Hall
Posted: Monday, March 4, 2024 - 19:46

Paignton, Devon. 1 March 2024: South West-based Torbay Pharmaceuticals (TP) has launched a recruitment campaign to support its ambitious growth plans.

The Devon pharma manufacturing company is aiming to strengthen its workforce with over 10  new positions in its production department  after being acquired by NorthEdge from Torbay and Devon NHS Foundation Trust in 2023.

NorthEdge investment will see Torbay Pharmaceuticals strengthen its capabilities and significantly expand its reach in North America, while continuing to grow and invest in its 250-strong team at its Paignton headquarters.

Now Torbay Pharmaceuticals, who are a Contract Manufacturer of niche medicines for clients in the UK and overseas , is set for a period of sustained growth and is seeking to employ new team members to support its expansion and meet growing demand for its products and services 

Commenting on the recruitment campaign, Emma Rooth, Chief Executive Officer of Torbay Pharmaceuticals, said: 

“These are exciting times for TP, and our growth will create brilliant job opportunities for people across Devon.

 “Initially we are looking to recruit to our production team based here in Paignton – these are important roles which help us to deliver essential medicines to people across the UK and beyond. 

 “ You don’t need to have worked in the pharma industry before to apply for these positions.  We are looking for people to join our team who are committed to getting the job done and share our passion for delivering medicines which help to save lives

 “At TP, we are really going places. For new joiners, the timing couldn’t be better for those seeking new career opportunities.”

 In the longer term, TP is looking to recruit people into HR, marketing, finance, specialist pharmaceutical and quality-assurance and compliance roles.

“I believe we have something different to offer local people. We have job opportunities here in Paignton, an enviable location to live and work.  And a growing benefits package – including 27 days’ holiday as standard. 

 “With defined career pathways, and opportunities to move between roles and different departments, we invest in our people to support their careers journeys at every stage.

 “We want people from all backgrounds, bringing their skills and life experience to our business.”

To find out more about the roles on offer, call Torbay Pharmaceuticals in Paignton on 01803 664707 or visit .