Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to frequently asked questions about a career at Astellas Pharma US. These questions are intended only for those seeking employment in the U.S.

Astellas welcomes interested parties to submit their resumes via this website. To do so, simply follow the directions detailed on the Careers Homepage page, where you can search and apply for available positions at Astellas locations nationwide. Astellas strongly encourages electronic submissions and will contact you directly upon identifying potential matches.

You will be notified via email once your resume has been received.

Once your resume has been received, it will be evaluated against current openings, and/or it will be filed for future consideration as positions aligned with your background become available.

Astellas is committed to providing an equal opportunity for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans during the application process. If you require special accommodations, you may call 1 (866) 852-5404 for alternative submission procedures.

We encourage all interested candidates to submit their resume for consideration. Even if a match does not currently exist, Astellas will keep your resume on file should positions become available for which you are qualified.

Once potential matches are identified, Astellas will contact you directly to set up an interview. Depending on the position, candidates may meet with a hiring manager and other Astellas employees.

Due to the large volume of resumes we receive, we do not personally contact everyone who sends a resume after the initial acknowledgement. However, we will keep your resume on file for consideration as positions become available.

Job openings listed on our website are updated frequently. We encourage prospective candidates to check the website regularly for updates.

If you have technical difficulty submitting your resume, please email us at

While Astellas works with many legitimate internet job posting sites to find qualified candidates for the Company’s open roles, we do not work with any sites that only solicit candidates’ resumes. All legitimate job postings direct candidates to Astellas’ career site, where candidates may submit their resume to a specific position for consideration.