AstraZeneca
3.3 of 5 376 reviews
www.astrazeneca.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Great internship experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Wilmington, DE

I worked at AstraZeneca as an intern for less than a year

Pros-Great exposure to senior management
-Work on real projects
-Pay above competitor's average
-Nice first time work experience
-Good work/life balance

Cons-Too many meetings and not enough time to get work done
-Hire way too many consultants
-Laying off a ton of people at the moment

Advice to Senior Management-Stop laying off the full time employees and scale down on hiring consultants

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Company was wonderful for first few years but as company grew it micro managed and did not reward efforts appropriately.

Professional Sales Specialist (Former Employee)

I worked at AstraZeneca full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Starting salary was competitive with other companies. Benefits were very good as… Cons: Company grew and lost touch with Sales Representatives. Reduction in bonus payouts. Micromanagement hurt productivity. Some managers were not… Advice to Senior Management: Get away from micromanaging and allow representatives sell. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Very Unsettling Place to Work/Great Benefits

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Wilmington, DE

I worked at AstraZeneca full-time for more than a year


Pros: - Great benefits - Colaborative work environment - Flexibilty Cons: - Weak pipeline - Too top heavy with exec. management - No job security I had to reapply for the job for which I was hired three months… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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