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Professional Assistant

Date: Sep 12, 2022

Location: Runcorn, GB, WA7 3FA

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who are we?

We touch the lives of over 200 million patients every day, and billions every year. After all, everyone needs healthcare or medication at some point. We are Teva, a global pharmaceutical company, committed to increasing access to high-quality healthcare to patients around the world.

At Teva Runcorn, we develop and manufacture innovative, affordable medicines. Our site specialises in sterile liquid products mainly used for treating respiratory conditions using Blow-Fill-Seal technology.

We are also home to two R&D centres and a Sterile Training Academy— a centre of excellence within Teva for sterile manufacturing, safety and compliance training.

A Day In The Life Of A Personal Assistant

In your role as a PA, you will provide an effective & confidential administrative support service to the Site General Manager and Senior Leadership Team.  In addition, you will coordinate the site administration function, in order to ensure it fully meets the needs of the organisation.  This is a superb opportunity to develop a long term career within Teva.  You will gain exposure to many other departments within the company in order fulfil your duties such as legal, procurement and the global business.  Although we are ideally seeking an individual with experience, recent graduates with some work experience who have a desire to develop a long term career are encouraged to apply.


Main responsibilities include: 

  • Checking the authenticity of documents, contracts and confidentiality agreements as well as site agreements before signature.
  • Manage and execute approvals for the Site General Manager.
  • Provide administrative support for the activities of the Site General Manager and Senior Leadership team.
  • Preparing, compiling and distribution of presentations and other documentation required as part of the Site General Manager’s meeting commitments.
  • Assisting with the delivery of site related projects and initiatives.
  • Follow-up on outstanding actions arising from group and site level meetings.
  • Preparation and distribution of site communications.

Who We Are Looking For

Do you have?

  • High proficiency in written and spoken English.
  • A strong working knowledge of MS Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher) and SAP.
  • A degree level education.
  • Confidence and ability to work with Senior Stakeholders.
  • A high level of planning and organising skills, including the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
  • Strong influencing, coaching and problem solving skills and the ability to use these to provide support for key stakeholders on critical tasks.


Are you?

  • Great at planning & organising.
  • An excellent communicator.
  • Customer focussed.
  • A strong collaborator with the ability to work with various stakeholders.
  • Proactive, a problem solver who shows great initiative.

Already Working @TEVA?

If you are a current Teva employee, please apply using the internal career site available on "Employee Central". By doing so, your application will be treated with priority. You will also be able to see opportunities that are open exclusively to Teva employees. Use the following link to search and apply: Internal Career Site

The internal career site is available from your home network as well. If you have trouble accessing your EC account, please contact your local HR/IT partner.

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

At Teva, we pride ourselves on being a company where we can all thrive, and where everyone feels comfortable being their true self.

Diversity and inclusion sits at the heart of everything we do. By valuing difference, we can be a better employer for our colleagues, and provide a better service for our customers and patients. That is why we are constantly looking for ways in which we can learn from each other, embrace what makes us unique and contribute to a fairer society free from discrimination and prejudice.