Graduate Development Programme 2019 - London

OPEN HealthLondon

Are you an ambitious and proactive graduate looking to break into the healthcare communications industry? Do you want to use your Skills to make a difference to people lives and a job where no two days are the same? If so, then apply for a 2019 Graduate Development Programme.

Your development will be supported by the opportunity to work in a client-facing role, producing campaign materials for clients in a number of therapy areas. Our aim over the 18 months is to provide you with the skills and experience to enable you to take up a permanent place in one of our businesses at the end of the programme.

You will be one of several graduates offered the opportunity of three 6-month rotations across the OPEN Group in our Marlow offices, alongside working on exciting OPEN Health projects during your time with us your get work within these great parts of Open Health:

OPEN Health Medical Communications

(previously Succinct and now including US-based Peloton Advantage)

Open Health Medical Communications highly qualified, passionate teams provide deep scientific insight and communications expertise. We get straight to the heart of complex challenges and provide clarity, vision and forward-thinking solutions which drive peer-to-peer conversations among healthcare professionals. We offer the full spectrum of publications, medical communications and internal training and our expertise spans global, regional and affiliate-level programmes.

OPEN Health Patient & Brand Communications

(previously The EarthWorks, Reynolds Mackenzie & LEC)

The expertise and heritage of three long-standing OPEN Health operating companies have been brought together to form a multi-channel, multi-skilled healthcare communications agency with patient outcomes at the heart. Together, our expertise covers creative, strategy, market insight, media planning, patient engagement and public relations. We believe that understanding the needs of the end user, be it of a product or service, is paramount to creating streamlined, consistent, powerful communications that make a tangible difference.

OPEN VIE: Value, Informatics, Evidence

(previously pH Associates, Harvey Walsh, & OPEN Access Consulting)

We provide world class knowledge, insight and outputs across the entire spectrum of market access and reimbursement, evidence generation, gathering and evaluation, and population-based health data, to demonstrate value and change patients’ lives. Our unrivalled team of experts actively engage across their specific disciplines, sharing their vast knowledge and experience, to provide a wide range of compelling outputs.

Our company

OPEN Health is a healthcare communications and market access group made up of specialist, best-in-class businesses, that individually are experts in their own fields.

OPEN Health now operates in seven locations across three continents, with over 500 employees, and works with 90% of the world’s top 40 pharmaceutical companies, with a broad client base in biotechnology and medical device companies. That's a record we are very proud of.

Collaboration has always been at the heart of what we do, so to maximise the value of that to our clients, we're restructuring into four specialist practices, all operating under the OPEN Health brand.

Our philosophy

We want to employ and retain great people; people who are insightful, creative, passionate, bright and loyal. We know that great people do great work, and our objective is to excite and delight our clients. We also want to have fun along the way; we want our staff and clients to enjoy the experience of working together and we know that if we get all of these things right we will be a successful and profitable company.


All applicants should have exceptional educational credentials, and be on-track for, or in possession of, a minimum 2.1 degree. An academic background in a scientific discipline is desirable, though not essential. The ideal candidate will have the charisma, creativity and people skills to make your mark both internally and with clients.


Apply now with your CV and video cover letter (link at the bottom of this page).

We will be holding our assessment day for our 2019 Graduate Development Programme in Mid-April and our successful graduates will be joining us in August 2019.


Holborn is a vibrant borough in central London, only a short walk away from the West End and Covent Garden. There are loads of restaurants and bars in the area, offering something for every taste, and transport links around the capital are excellent.

About OPEN Health

OPEN Health is a family of expert practices, working in partnership to drive positive change in healthcare communications & market access.

Currently, we are a group of around 500 people, operating across a wide range of disciplines. We work with almost all of the world’s top 40 pharmaceutical companies, as well as with many device, diagnostic and healthcare delivery organisations, from small start-ups to major multinationals at a UK, regional and global level.

Through our ‘no walls’ approach to collaboration, OPEN Health can bring together the most appropriate team to develop and deliver the best possible solutions for our clients.

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