Working in Manchester

As the third largest city in the UK, Manchester is home to a number of national and international pharmaceutical and consultancy companies.

Costello Medical launched its Manchester office in 2019 as part of its continued UK growth, and is now home to around 10 colleagues.

Key Features

  • 1,100ft2 of open plan working space with private meeting rooms and various communal working spaces for hot-desking opportunities
  • Communal kitchen and lounge area used for socialising during both lunchtimes and social events
  • On-site coffee and sandwich bar, with complimentary biscuits and fruit in the office
  • Situated within the centre of the city, the office is a 15 minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly train station and a few feet away from the St Peter Square tram stop. The office is also surrounded by cafes and amenities and overlooks the central library
  • Step-free access throughout with lift access, disabled toilets, bike parking, showers, adjustable workstations and more

Why Manchester?

Transport
  • Trains from Manchester Piccadilly will take you to London in just over 2 hours or Sheffield and Leeds in under 90 minutes
  • The city has fantastic transport links thanks to regular and reliable tram (metro) links and numerous bus routes, in addition to an international airport
Housing and Accommodation
  • This thriving city for young professionals has plentiful, affordable short and long-term accommodation to suit all needs
  • With great travel links, there are also a wide variety of options for those looking to live outside of the city
Dining
  • Manchester is considered to have one of the fastest-growing food and drink scenes in the country. The city’s dining scene received a recent accolade as fine-dining restaurant Mana was given Manchester’s first Michelin star in 2019 since the 1970’s
  • The city is also home to smaller and quirkier establishments to suit all tastes and celebrating both international and local cuisines
Entertainment
  • Regardless of your interests, Manchester hosts a variety of shows at venues including the Manchester Arena, the Comedy Store, the Royal Exchange Theatre and the Manchester Opera House. It is also home to other more intimate music venues
  • The city is also home to a variety of museums, including the Manchester Museum, the Science and Industry Museum, Manchester Art Gallery, Whitworth Art Gallery, the Museum of Transport, the Greater Manchester Police Museum and many more

Things to Do in Manchester

If you are visiting Manchester for the first time to attend an interview at the Costello Medical offices, we highly recommend that you take some time to explore the city.