Compare Vertex Pharmaceuticals vs EMD Serono BETA

See how EMD Serono vs. Vertex Pharmaceuticals compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 326 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 175 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Ceo Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D
78%
78%Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D
CEO Approval
EMD Serono Ceo Belén Garijo
55%
55%Belén Garijo
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Positive Business Outlook
45%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Scientist I29 Salaries
$103,940/yr
Associate Director28 Salaries
$160,195/yr
Manager16 Salaries
$104,510/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist10 Salaries
$113,750/yr
Associate Director10 Salaries
$166,245/yr
Director14 Salaries
$197,138/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 30 reviews)
"Great people"(in 22 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 25 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 17 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 22 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
"Decision making"(in 10 reviews)
"German"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Vertex Pharmaceuticals full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great corporate culture, amazing benefits with energetic and positive employees all focused on bettering the lives of patients.

Cons

The commute leaving the city can sometimes be annoying, but that’s to be expected leaving the Seaport district.

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at EMD Serono full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Leadership has a clear vision, high energy, amazing people to work with, exciting pipeline, clear focus on women in leadership.

Cons

Resources can be thin, but this also provides opportunity to work beyond scope of role on new initiatives and projects.

Advice to Management

Focus on retaining the great talent you have in the company.

Job Postings