Source | blog-proclinical-com.cdn.ampproject.org : By Monique Ellis
Glassdoor is a website where employees from companies across the world can post honest reviews about their employers, in an effort to help prospective employees make a measured decision about their long-term careers. ProClinical has analysed Glassdoor to find out which are the best pharmaceutical companies to work for, according to their reviews and ratings.
In order to qualify to be in Glassdoor’s top 10 list, the leading pharmaceutical companies have to have over 500 reviews to ensure a more accurate representation of what employees think about the company. On Glassdoor, reviewers are asked to rate the pharma companies out of 5 in the following categories: work/life balance, culture & values, career opportunities, company & benefits and senior management. Have a look below to find out which areas the high-scoring pharmaceutical company excel in.
Glassdoor rating: 3.6
AstraZeneca is a British-Swedish biopharmaceutical company, with headquarters in Cambridge, UK. The company boasts a strong pipeline, featuring several late-phase drugs, which tackle a wealth of therapy areas including cancer, neuroscience and respiratory. Famed for its company culture and high level of employee satisfaction, it’s no surprise that AstraZeneca has made Glassdoor’s top pharmaceutical companies. Based on over 1200 reviews, the company scored consistently high on company & benefits and career opportunities as well as relatively high on work/life Balance. In 2015, AstraZeneca featured on LinkedIn’s UK Top 50 Most In-Demand Employers and more recently in 2016, featured in the top three of Bloomberg’s 50 best employers in the UK.