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GlaxoSmithKline Overview

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Brentford, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1830
Company - Public (GSK)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Merck
We are a science-led global healthcare company. We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare.
We also have a significant global presence with commercial operations in more than ... Read more

Mission: At GSK we are on a mission to help people do more, feel better, live longer. We know that healthy communities depend on healthy people, and healthy communities are the backbone of strong, sustainable societies. As a business we have responsibilities to society, and society has ... Read more


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2010 (#34)

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    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good company values, competitive salary, good work-life balance

    Cons

    Unprofessional work culture, management needs work

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GlaxoSmithKline Photos

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GlaxoSmithKline Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at GlaxoSmithKline (Lincoln, NE).

    Interview

    Phone interview was used as a screening process then onsite interview was panel of people from different departments who I would end up working with. Some of them were managers

    Interview Questions

    • Explain when you had a problem how you had to work with other department and how you did so.   Answer Question
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Company Updates

  • We invite Regulatory Affairs professionals to a Vaccines R&D webinar to learn about exciting opportunities at GSK. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQBHW

    We invite Regulatory Affairs professionals to a Vaccines R&D webinar to learn about exciting opportunities at GSK.

    GSK Vaccines will be hosting a webinar via Join.me for opportunities in Regulatory Affairs! Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Get the chance to hear from senior leaders and recruiters who will be online sharing the many things GSK has to offer while answering your questions on your career aspirations.

  • Why the Center for Vaccines Research is an exciting place to work. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQd8a

    GSK in Rockville: Welcome from Rip Ballou

    Rip Ballou, Head, US Vaccines R&D Centre describes opportunities for scientists, clinicians and investigators interested in vaccine development and the cutting-edge tools we'll have. GSK - Do more, feel better, live longer.

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GlaxoSmithKline Awards & Accolades

  • Highest Rated CEOs(Andrew Witty #20), Glassdoor, 2015
  • Best Places to Work(18), Glassdoor, 2015
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