Eli Lilly
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Eli Lilly Reviews in Indianapolis, IN

Updated Jul 7, 2014
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3.4 234 reviews

                             

73% Approve of the CEO

Eli Lilly President, CEO, and Director John C. Lechleiter

John C. Lechleiter

(174 ratings)

64% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Good employer

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsI enjoyed my coworkers. There are many very intelligent and very kind people working at Lilly. The on-site amenities were very nice - credit union, dry cleaners, etc.

    ConsImpending layoffs made many employees uneasy.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Eli Lilly internship

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsSomewhat flexible work hours
    Great environment and facilities
    Supervisor and colleagues are friendly and easy to approach
    Weekly seminars

    ConsRestricting (project dependent)
    Slow paced in group work

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    good company to work for

    Summer MBA Intern (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    Prosgood culture and friendly people

    Consoverall slow innovation and movement

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Loyal Place to Work

    Senior Quality Engineer (Current Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsLoyal Company, Works with employees to ensure job fulfilment

    ConsLarge Company, can feel impersonal if not in the right area

    Advice to Senior ManagementDo not overload or micromanage employees

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Averse to innovation, rigid,

    Global Contract Manager (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsHistory of great benefits, good pay for the Midwest, great for the resume

    ConsManagement does not value employees, considers them disposable and interchangeable, rigid in application of policies unless you have made a friend in upper management - then any rule can be overlooked. Old boys club- exactly as you would expect of Indiana.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWake up and drag yourselves into the 21st century

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good but challenging job

    Senior Systems Analyst (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsGood collaborative culture
    Decent pay
    Challenging work assignments

    ConsDownsizing stress; lots of reorgs.

    Advice to Senior ManagementReduce stress in workplace.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Amazing Internship Experience

    MBA Intern (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    Pros- Lots of coaching and interactions with employess and fellow interns
    - Great location and housing
    - Low cost of living for the summer

    Cons- Long waiting time after internship is over and before knowing if you got a full time offer

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    I was a chemistry intern.

    Chemist (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsExcellent people, environment and compensation

    ConsLots of red tape but this probably is because I wasn't there long enough to really get the hang of things.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great benefits, career adv options available

    Senior Quality Engineer (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    ProsGreat benefits, career adv options available
    Yearly bonus
    Fantastic med insurance
    Flex time

    ConsCan be bureaucratic at times

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep the company family oriented

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    the prozac years

    Supply Chain Consultant (Former Employee)
    Indianapolis, IN

    Prossome of the most dedicated and talented individuals you'll ever meet

    Conssome of the most duplicitous and coniving managers you'll ever meet

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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