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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

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.
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.
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.
Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
The Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer directly managing the global accounting department.
Senior Staff Accountant
The Senior Staff Accountant will be a key member of the finance team.
Sr. Salesforce Developer
Maximize efficiency and effectiveness of Aegerion’s Global Commercial organization by providing leading edge Information Technology enablement.
Senior Administrative Assistant, Medical Affairs
Reporting to the VP, Medical Affairs, the Senior Administrative Assistant, Medical Affairs will provide administrative support and project coordination for the department.
Lead Clinical Dietitian
The Team Leader, for Dietitians provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Clinical Dietitians.
SOX/SEC Reporting Manager
The SOX/SEC Reporting Manager will be responsible for the Company’s Sarbanes Oxley compliance, internal and external financial reporting and also for providing technical accounting and SEC reporting advice especially in the areas of revenue recognition, stock option accounting and foreign subsidiary consolidations.
Network Systems Engineer
Aegerion is seeking an experienced IT Network Systems Engineer with experience in building, managing and maintaining its IT infrastructure to support the growing needs of the business.
Senior Regional Medical Scientific 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.
Vice President, Global Quality Assurance
The Vice President of Global Quality Assurance (VP of QA) is responsible for providing leadership and driving the quality management process for the organization.
Patient Education Manager Team Lead, West
The Team Leader, for Patient Education Manager provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Compass Education Managers (PEMs).
Senior Manager, Accounting
Manage the day to day accounting function, including a staff of 4 people.
Market Access Director
The Market Access Director for Government and Managed Markets supports and provides input into the vision, strategy, analysis, tactical implementation plans and opportunity for securing reimbursement with commercial and government payors for Juxtapid.
Lipid Specialty Manager (Available locations: Salt Lake City, Baltimore, Houston and Indianapolis)
The field based Lipid Specialist will be responsible for preparing the market, educating and customers and ultimately performing those critical activities post launch which drive product use and achievement of our revenue objectives.
Senior Administrative Assistant, Commercial
Reporting to the VP, Commercial, the Senior Administrator, Commercial will provide administrative support and project coordination for the department.
Senior Director, Global Training
Lead the strategy and execution, of a developing world class Global Training and Sales Force function.
Sr. Analyst, Information Services
As the first, and in many cases, most frequent interface with our customers, Aegerion places a high value on attracting individuals with a passion for customer service.
Patient Engagement Coordinator
Patient Engagement Coordinator
Senior Administrative Assistant, COMPASS
Reporting to the VP, COMPASS, the Senior Administrative Assistant - COMPASS will provide administrative support and project coordination for the department.
Commercial Coordinator
This position supports Commercial Sales and Training functions. The role provides all duties in support of Sales Directors and the LSMs based in remote locations, Sales Operations and Sales Training.