AstraZeneca Reviews

Updated May 13, 2021

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AstraZeneca Executive Director, CEO Pascal Soriot
Pascal Soriot
1,538 Ratings
Pros
  • "Lovely attention to work life balance(in 351 reviews)

  • "Good benefits and room for development(in 164 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Senior management team is lacking technical skills(in 43 reviews)

  • "Culture has changed since Astrazeneca bought off Medimmune(in 42 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Strong Learning Organization

      May 1, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Many learning opportunities, advancement opportunities, supportive coworkers, flexible schedule, great benefits, working on many ethics/public issues diligently

      Cons

      In sales organization, too many metrics/focus on metrics that takes time away from being in the field. The metrics do not always contribute to increase benefit/sales

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to work

      May 1, 2021 - Marketing 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fast paced, work life balance

      Cons

      Slow to innovate at times

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      A great place to work, collaborative and innovative

      Apr 19, 2021 - Finance Director in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very collaborative atmosphere and respected for contributions.

      Cons

      Lots of price pressure on pharma these days, resulting in rationalization of head count.

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good company

      Apr 25, 2021 - Systems Administrator in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great work hours great working environment

      Cons

      not too flexible busy work days lack of comunication with head management

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Company Culture

      Apr 16, 2021 - Production Worker in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      The company has a very Good Culture

      Cons

      There are no cons. This is a very good company.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good job

      May 6, 2021 - Medical Sales 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay autonomy awesome coworkers

      Cons

      Culture can be obnoxious sometimes

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Medical science liason

      Apr 10, 2021 - Medical Science Liaison (MSL) in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company. Excellent work ethic

      Cons

      Stressful but worth the effort

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      Mar 22, 2021 - Global Study Leader in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great colleagues and work culture

      Cons

      Leadership needs to have better succession plans for employees

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place to Work

      Apr 7, 2021 - Medical Science Liaison (MSL) 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Great company culture and great pipeline

      Cons

      -Salary are on the lower end of industry standards

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Data management

      Jan 26, 2021 - Data Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Inclusive workplace, friendly, balance worklife

      Cons

      No cons as it is amazing

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