Life at SMP Oncology

Our offer to you

If you want to have an impact on the lives of patients with cancer, take a look at Sumitomo Pharma Oncology (SMP Oncology). With our diverse pipeline, passionate team, and extensive resources, we offer abundant career opportunities to contribute to the transformation of cancer care. We know that every team member, regardless of their role, plays a critical part in advancing research and making a difference in the lives of patients with cancer.

Our culture

One Team TOgether

At SMP Oncology, corporate culture is all about the behaviors and beliefs we have in common. It has everything to do with the way we treat each other and what we strive to achieve both individually and as a team.

In fact, it’s our shared values, attitudes, standards, and beliefs that define us as an organization.

With colleagues spanning the globe, we are united by our corporate culture and we form one team with a common purpose—to discover, develop, and commercialize novel and clinically meaningful treatments for people with cancer.

To do this, at SMP Oncology we work TOgether under two guiding principles: Transparency and Ownership.


Collaborating in an environment where we are encouraged to voice our ideas and concerns and appreciate feedback. It means being proactive in the sharing of information. And it means always being able to ask questions. Transparency is foundational to our trust in one another.


Proactively taking responsibility for advancing our goals—both as teams and individuals. We are problem solvers—taking on challenges, drawing upon our collective expertise, and embracing accountability. Ownership provides confidence and enables our ability to count on each other.

Our benefits

At SMP Oncology, we know that a strong investment in our employees promotes a positive work environment. We offer competitive salaries, multiple incentive programs, and a wide range of benefits to attract and retain top talent. Our goal is to make sure every employee is empowered.

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Hear from the people who work here

Our team of global experts is passionate about making a meaningful difference. See what they are saying about working at SMP Oncology.

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