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Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases.

At Aegerion, we believe that our employees are our strongest asset. We strive to recruit high performing, best-in-class candidates who possess a proven track record of success. We seek candidates who are patient-centric, passionate, entrepreneurial-minded, and interested in joining a high caliber and collaborative team. Our culture offers a kind, energetic, high-growth, and fun environment that provides an unmatched opportunity for individual contribution and development. We emphasize the ability to make an indelible difference within the organization and in the lives of our patients. Aegerion’s headquarters are in Cambridge, MA, and the company trades on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange under the ticker: AEGR.

Note to recruitment agencies:
While Aegerion is hiring for several key positions, we are not accepting candidate referrals from any agencies or recruiters at this time. Any resumes received from search firms and/or individual recruiters will be considered unsolicited.

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

Featured Opportunities

Customer Care Manager
This critical position will be central to our Patient Advocacy and Reimbursement group. Overall responsibilities will be to build, develop and maintain relationships with patients, physicians, pharmacists and others who are directly or indirectly involved with the patient and their care for HoFH.
Vice President, Investor Relations/Public Relations
The Vice President of Investor Relations/Corporate Communications will report to the Chief Financial Officer and will be responsible for proactively developing, implementing and managing Aegerion’s comprehensive investor relations and corporate communications program.
Manager, Regulatory Affairs International
Manages, evaluates and completes international regulatory projects consistent with the company goals. Provides guidance to cross-functional teams on regulatory strategy and regional regulatory requirements.
Contracts Manager
Reporting to the Senior Vice President, General Counsel the Contracts Manager is responsible for developing, implementing and managing a contract management system, negotiating standard form agreements, and performing certain paralegal activities.
Team Leader, COMPASS
The COMPASS Team Leader provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team comprised of Customer Care Managers, Reimbursement Case Specialists and Patient Care Mangers.
Payer Strategy Support Director
This position is to participate in pricing and market access activities, including value demonstration for Aegerion product(s). This position will design and conduct analyses that demonstrate the relative economic and humanistic value of Aegerion medicines.
Manager, International Sales Analytics
Reporting to the Senior Director of Commercial Operations, the Manager of International Sales Analytics will be a key member of the commercial team, with a primary focus of supporting the International and EMEA business teams.
Director, Regulatory Affairs, Global CMC
The Director, Regulatory Affairs, Global CMC will report to the Chief Regulatory Officer and be responsible for the development of global Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control (CMC) regulatory strategy for investigational and marketed products and manage preparation of dossiers in eCTD format.
Associate Director of Patient Marketing
This critical position will be accountable for successfully supporting the growth of the Juxtapid (lomitapide) capsules in the US. Overall responsibilities will be to develop a strategy to support the patient through their journey and ensure that it aligns and compliments the strategic imperatives to educate and support health care professionals.
Cost Accountant
The Cost Accountant will combine cost accounting duties with other financial accounting responsibilities. In addition to traditional cost accounting responsibilities, this position will also be responsible for the financial accounting for intercompany profit eliminations and accruals related to manufacturing.
Senior Manager, Purchasing/Procurement
This role will report directly to the Director of Finance. The role is responsible for working closely with the leadership team in managing and optimizing cost related to Aegerion’s direct and indirect purchasing.
Team Leader, Compass Education Manager
The Team Leader, for Compass Education Manager provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Compass Education Managers (CEMs).
Executive Assistant
Provides executive level administrative support to executive officers which will often involve contact and exposure to highly confidential materials and information. Daily activities require thorough knowledge of company operations, policies and procedures.
Associate Director, Sales Operations
Reporting to the Senior Director of Commercial Operations, the Associate Director of Sales Operations will be a key member of the commercial team, with a primary focus of overseeing the sales operation functions across the US and International Business Units.
Data Integration Architect
Aegerion is seeking a Data Integration Architect to design and implement data links between applications, data warehouses, and third parties to deliver data to the right users and reduce redundant data entry.
Reimbursement Case Specialist
Assists in the establishment, development and execution of processes and procedures to facilitate effective case management specifically around patient reimbursement.
Senior Regional Medical Science Liaison
The Sr. Regional Medical Scientific Liaison Director is a member of a field-based team of scientists who function as an extension of the US medical Affairs organization.
Helpdesk Manager
Aegerion is seeking a Helpdesk Manager with experience in delivering technical, logistical, and international support to a globally diverse and dynamic environment covering multiple time zones.
COMPASS Education Manager- Nurse Educator
Aegerion is seeking energetic, field-based COMPASS Education Managers (CEM) to provide initial education, treatment and access support for patients with HoFH.
Senior International Benefits Manager
This position will be responsible for managing the administration, implementation and communication of all Benefits Plans, including Pension Schemes for employees across multilple regions (LATAM, EMEA, APAC) outside of the US.
Senior Director of Reimbursement & Specialty Distribution Services
The Senior Director of Reimbursement & Specialty Distribution Services will provide Aegerion with the vision, leadership, strategy, analysis, tactical implementation plans and opportunity to develop an exceptional customer service program.
Senior Clinical Project Manager (full-time contract position)
The Clinical Project Manager is responsible for the oversight of two Phase I studies being conducted at a Phase I unit in the USA.
Human Resources, Business Partner, Commercial
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is seeking an experienced Human Resources Business Partner to help the U.S. Commercial team build an exceptional culture and high performing workforce.