Genzyme in the UK

Company Info

Why Work Here?

Working Environment

We have created a culture that nurtures autonomy and creative thinking and provides opportunities for individuals to excel in a collaborative, team-based environment. Our entrepreneurial mindset fosters diverse perspectives and drives our passion for impact.

Genzyme is a patient-focused company and our employees work with a sense of urgency, developing our talents and efforts into making a major positive impact on the lives of patients with rare diseases. Our commitment to patients inspires each of us with the knowledge that every day, our dedication and expertise can make an important, beneficial difference.

Career Development

We take a great deal of interest in every individual's unique talents and interests. We find that by understanding an employee's personal strengths and aspirations, we can provide continuous professional development through a combination of job assignments, coaching relationships and educational experiences.

Genzyme employees create personal development plans with their managers. Genzyme’s managers strive to ensure that their people take the necessary time and steps to build skills and demonstrate capabilities that can open up new opportunities for career advancement.

At Genzyme, we pride ourselves on the large numbers of employees who have built unique and rewarding careers here as our company has grown. With continued growth on our horizon, there's no end in sight to your career possibilities at Genzyme!

Awards and External Recognition

  • FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” Jan 2007
  • Health, Safety and Environmental Award at the Best Factory Awards 2006
  • Industry product related awards
  • Actively working within our local community through volunteerism, supporting education, charities and local initiatives


  • Milestones in Genzyme's History

    Explore Genzyme's history year by year since its foundation in 1981.

Contact Info:

Genzyme Therapeutics Ltd
4620 Kingsgate
Cascade Way
Oxford Business Park South
Tel: +01865 405200
Fax: +01865 774172

Contact Info:

Genzyme Ltd, Haverhill Operations
12 Rookwood Way
Tel: +01440 703522
Fax: +01440 716269