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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: Minorities/Females/Disabilities/Veterans.

Featured Opportunities

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.
Executive Assistant, Legal
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.
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.
Patient Education Manager
Aegerion is seeking energetic, field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) to provide initial education, treatment and access support for patients with HoFH.
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.
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.
Manager, HRIS & Compensation
This position will be responsible for managing the development, implementation and administration of Aegerion’s HRIS Platform and Compensation Programs globally.
Regional Clinical Dietician
This role is a patient-centric, part-time position supporting the education and compliance of patients taking Juxtapid (lomitapide) for a rare disease, Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia (HoFH).
Associate Director, International Sales Analytics
Reporting to the Senior Director of Commercial Operations, the Associate Director, International Sales Analytics will be a key member of the commercial team, with a primary focus of supporting the International and EMEA business teams.
Senior Director – U.S. Marketing
This critical position will be accountable for successfully leading and executing the launch and growth of the lomitapide market in the US.
Commercial Business Systems Analyst
Maximize efficiency and effectiveness of Aegerion’s Global Commercial organization by providing leading edge Information Technology enablement.
Vice President, Regulatory Affairs (ex-US)
Working in a team environment, the Vice President will provide regulatory oversight, support and guidance for all company functions, provide key input to regulatory strategy for products in development and in commercial distribution, and be responsible for planning and coordinating regulatory submissions necessary to support clinical trials, product registration, and postmarketing activities outside of the United States.
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.
Director Quality Assurance (Americas)
The Director, Quality Assurance (Americas) is responsible for quality and compliance oversight of manufacturing, packaging, testing and distribution operations in North and South America that support global distribution of Aegerion products.
HR Coordinator
Reporting to the Executive Director, HR, the HR Coordinator will be responsible for providing administrative HR duties, working with the broader HR team in a variety of responsibilities.
Sr. Manager Medical Communications and Education
The Sr. Manager of Medical Communications and Medical Education will direct the development and implementation of the strategic Medical Communication and Medical Education plans for lomitapide within the Aegerion Medical Affairs team.
Staff Accountant
The Staff Accountant will be a key member of the finance team. This position will be responsible for accounting support for segments of the business.
National Sales Director - Central
We are seeking a talented individual to join and lead the critical role of National Sales Director for Central US in support of its strategy in changing the way rare, genetic disorders are treated.
Commercial Finance Analyst
The Commercial Finance Analyst will act as a liaison between Commercial/Business Development and Finance and will work with the U.S. Commercial team to gather information and collaborate on the revenue forecast; develop and report a monthly financial forecast.
Senior Patient Marketing Manager
This critical position will be accountable for successfully supporting the growth of the Juxtapid brand in the US through the lens of the patient.