Shire Pharmaceuticals
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Shire Pharmaceuticals – Lexington – “There’s a simple purpose that sits at the heart…”

Headquarters Dublin, Ireland
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1986
Type Company - Public (SHPG)
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

We are one of the world’s leading specialty biopharmaceutical companies—but, more importantly, we make a difference to people with life-altering conditions, enabling them to
lead better lives. We have a patient-focused culture which comes to life through our
employees, who together form one Shire.

We value and invest in our employees to ensure they have the capabilities...

Mission: There’s a simple purpose that sits at the heart of our business: to transform the lives of patients with specialist conditions.

Shire Pharmaceuticals – Why Work For Us?

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We have a clear and strong patient-focused culture where we all strive to be BRAVE:

Bold: We have the courage to lead the way
Resilient: We are agile and adaptable to meet the changing needs of our stakeholders
Accountable: We deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders
Visionary: We fearlessly innovate to address unmet patient need
Ethical: We do the right thing, in the right way

We believe that there’s a better future for the people we help. And for us that means being brave enough to do things differently.

Working at Shire Pharmaceuticals

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Employees say it's “OK”   154 ratings


49% Approve of the CEO   47 ratings

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Flemming Ornskov, MD


Good, understanding management. Still room for creativity. Caring employees.

  Current Training Specialist in Cambridge, MA

Pros: Management still open to creative suggestions. Flexible work schedule. Supportive of individual growth. Full Review

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No Offer Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interview Details – There was an open house interview for two positions there were quite a few people back to back the process took about 30 minutes and they wanted background
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Top Workplaces -- Large (#6),, 2012

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