Wyeth

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Wyeth Reviews

Updated April 8, 2014
Updated April 8, 2014
178 Reviews

4.0
178 Reviews
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Wyeth President and CEO Bernard J. Poussot
Bernard J. Poussot
93 Ratings

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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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great Intern experience

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Intern  in  Collegeville, PA
    Former Employee - Intern in Collegeville, PA

    Pros

    Learned 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

    Cons

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    it was great!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

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

    Cons

    There were no cons working at Wyeth!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no advice...keep up the great work

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Patent Paralegal

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Patent Paralegal  in  Cambridge, MA
    Former Employee - Patent Paralegal in Cambridge, MA

    Pros

    Independence, great location, great hours, flexible

    Cons

    Bored, no moving up, worked in a silo

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Map out a growth plan

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    One of the best companies i ever had the pleasure to work!

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    Former Employee - Employee Relations Consultant
    Former Employee - Employee Relations Consultant

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Unfortunately was acquired by Pfizer

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should have fought harder to keep company from being acquired.

    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    IT Senior Director

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Senior Director  in  Malvern, PA
    Former Employee - IT Senior Director in Malvern, PA

    Pros

    Best company to work for

    Cons

    Too conservative and burocracy structure

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Long Term Vision

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Enjoyed working at this company

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Analyst  in  Collegeville, PA
    Former Employee - Analyst in Collegeville, PA

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Location in the suburbs was not ideal.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    bad

    Current Employee - Project Manager  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Palo Alto, CA

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

  9.  

    Wyeth is gone

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Wyeth was good but is gone now

    Cons

    Carried a lot of extra head count.

  10.  

    Great Company

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Aad
    Former Employee - Aad

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Leadership lost sight and sold out.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    A great company and a great team.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Scientist II  in  Andover, MA
    Current Employee - Scientist II in Andover, MA

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Only con is that Pfizer bought Wyeth.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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