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Wyeth Reviews

Updated Apr 8, 2014
Wyeth – US – “The Wyeth sign. It was a great place to work!”

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3.6 178 reviews

59% Approve of the CEO

Wyeth President and CEO Bernard J. Poussot

Bernard J. Poussot

(93 ratings)

73% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great place to work, work life balance, respect for people, great work environment(in 13 reviews)

  • decent salary and benefits and work environment(in 15 reviews)


Cons
  • Small senior management "club" environment(in 11 reviews)

  • Bought by Pfizer and so many great people let go(in 4 reviews)

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    Great Intern experience

    Intern (Former Employee) Collegeville, PA

    ProsLearned a great deal from multiple challenging projects
    Pay for position was very good
    Offered flexible time during the summer
    Good work environment
    For a large company it was actually a fairly friendly and fun environment
    Low turnover at least in the group I worked at

    ConsAs a large company there was some political games and bureaucracy
    Some of the cultural has changed since Pfizer bought them

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

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    it was great!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat company, with great co workers and with great management!

    ConsThere were no cons working at Wyeth!

    Advice to Senior Managementno advice...keep up the great work

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

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    Patent Paralegal

    Patent Paralegal (Former Employee) Cambridge, MA

    ProsIndependence, great location, great hours, flexible

    ConsBored, no moving up, worked in a silo

    Advice to Senior ManagementMap out a growth plan

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

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    One of the best companies i ever had the pleasure to work!

    Employee Relations Consultant (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat people. Smart people. Collaborative working environment. Innovative, products and far reaching pipe line.

    ConsUnfortunately was acquired by Pfizer

    Advice to Senior ManagementShould have fought harder to keep company from being acquired.

    – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    IT Senior Director (Former Employee) Malvern, PA

    ProsBest company to work for

    ConsToo conservative and burocracy structure

    Advice to Senior ManagementLong Term Vision

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Enjoyed working at this company

    Analyst (Former Employee) Collegeville, PA

    ProsThere were strong processes in place, great opportunities for professional development and advancement, and a positive work culture.

    ConsLocation in the suburbs was not ideal.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    bad

    Project Manager (Current Employee) Palo Alto, CA

    ProsThe management is very friendly. They make an effort to make sure that all employees are satisfied. They offer decent starting salary

    ConsThere is a commission ceiling. Not enough customer service support. The products are not top of the line. Competitors will pay more.

     

    Wyeth is gone

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsWyeth was good but is gone now

    ConsCarried a lot of extra head count.

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    Great Company

    Aad (Former Employee)

    ProsTreat people with respect and listened to opionions of employees. This is a great company. It is a shame that Pfizer messed it up.

    ConsLeadership lost sight and sold out.

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

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    A great company and a great team.

    Scientist II (Current Employee) Andover, MA

    ProsGreat infrastructure (i.e. document control, IT, QA, training). Open door policy. Great communication. Great people to work with.

    ConsOnly con is that Pfizer bought Wyeth.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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