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We have multiple locations within the UK spanning commercial, manufacturing, and distribution, including:

Last Updated Date: Jan 27, 2022
Maidenhead

Abbott in the UK is headquartered in Maidenhead, Berkshire and is home to approximately 250 office-based staff and a further 300+ field-based staff. Together, we develop healthcare solutions designed specifically for the UK — from next-generation diagnostic tools that put patients on the path to better health sooner to trusted medicines that help people of all ages stay active and vital.

Abbott Maidenhead provides a variety of commercial functions:

• Our nutrition business develops a variety of science-based products that nourish infants, children and adults — from oral nutritional supplements to tube feeds.

• A leader in in vitro diagnostics, we offer a broad range of innovative ways for hospitals, labs, blood banks and clinics to diagnose and monitor health conditions with greater accuracy, speed, convenience and cost-efficiency.

• As an emerging leader in the field of molecular diagnostics, we're helping physicians diagnose disease faster, select appropriate therapies and monitor disease progression by analysing DNA, RNA and proteins at the molecular level.

• Our point-of-care diagnostic tools provide rapid, accurate and reliable test results at the bedside using just two or three drops of blood.

• Our state-of-the-art blood glucose meters provide fast, accurate results and make testing more comfortable.

• We're transforming the treatment of vascular disease through next-generation devices, investments in research and development, and educational resources for healthcare professionals.

Abbott Maidenhead hires a variety of commercial positions including, sales, marketing, finance, field engineering, procurement, human resources, and legal.

Witney

Witney is Abbott's UK Centre for innovation in our diabetes care products. Our diabetes care business designs, develops and manufactures leading-edge glucose monitoring systems and test strips for use in both home and hospital settings. Our product portfolio includes Freestyle Libre, a recently launched system that is revolutionising how people with diabetes around the world monitor their glucose levels. Typical roles hired at Witney include scientific and engineering, as well as operations support functions. Our "Hands Up" team at Witney, a team of employee volunteers, run various campaigns and initiatives, including wellbeing, sustainability, Women in STEM, schools engagement, Women Leaders of Abbott employee network, and charity fundraising — the site offers a wealth of activities to get involved in ranging from allotments to yoga, gig nights, to couch to 5k, and anything in between!

Sittingbourne

Abbott's office in Sittingbourne has approximately 150 staff. Our nutrition business makes up a good number of these employees, including the Hospital2Home and H2H Pharmacy teams. H2H is Abbott's homecare service, devoted to easing your transition from hospital to your home. Our nutrition business also has customer service, medical device, warehouse, and research and development teams on site.

Abbott Laboratories are based in Sittingbourne, with Finance, GIS, Engineering and Purchasing teams onsite.

Solihull

Strategically situated at the hub of the UK's motorway system, the Solihull office is located in the West Midlands' premier business park, Blythe Valley, and is considered the head office for our medical UK business, which includes our cardiac rhythm management, electrophysiology and heart failure, neuromodulation, and structural heart businesses. Home to circa 35 office-based staff who support an additional 150 in field-based roles, its central location and fantastic meeting facilities encourage a host of visitors from other Abbott businesses.

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Our Europe informatics business is conveniently located close to Manchester Airport and the motorway network to support the diverse needs of our customers across the UK and internationally. We're in the business of delivering quality results; deploying STARLIMS, our world-class Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS software), to support organisational growth, compliance, efficiency and consolidation. Our large open-plan office is home to a close-knit team (circa 17) covering sales, professional services, and technical support.

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