Biopharmaceutical firm PAREXEL are opening their global decision-making hub in Dublin creating 130 new jobs.
The global hub is located in Kilmainham, Dublin 8. In addition to the 70 staff members that are currently in place, PAREXEL will be hiring 130 new employees over the next 12 – 18 months.
The firm are recruiting people for the following roles: clinical, technology, legal, consulting, and logistics – and at all levels, including senior decision-making roles in their Kilmainham location.
PAREXEL International Corporation is a leading global biopharmaceutical services organization, providing a broad range of expertise-based contract research, consulting, medical communications, and technology solutions and services to the worldwide pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries.
Making the announcement Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD said: “Life sciences is a key sector which we have targeted as part of our Action Plan for Jobs, and in recent years we have seen an impressive jobs performance in this area, both in Dublin and across the country. Today’s announcement that PAREXEL is adding 130 jobs in Kilmainham is a great boost and an example of the wide range of different types of jobs that Ireland can attract in this sector. I look forward to working closely with Douglas and the team at PAREXEL as they roll out this project.”
“Europe is important to our growth and business strategy, and Ireland specifically is a key country from which we can better serve our customers and continue our growth,” said Douglas A. Batt, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, PAREXEL. “This office will be a global decision-making hub for our Company. Senior leaders based here will be making strategic decisions for the Company worldwide, and this office will play a critical role in continuing to bring PAREXEL’s global brand to the world.”
For more information about PAREXEL International visit www.PAREXEL.com.