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Updated Sep 8, 2021

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3.9
76%
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77%
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Alkermes Chairman and CEO Richard F. Pops
Richard F. Pops
140 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great pay, great benefits, awesome time-off(in 18 reviews)

  • "Excellent benefit package and very caring work environment(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Senior management needs to come down into the trenches to understand their employees(in 8 reviews)

  • "Very busy - work life balance is a challenge(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jul 12, 2021 - Senior Business Analyst in Wilmington, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Passionate people that want to make a meaning impact in patients lives

      Cons

      Ever changing priorities will certainly keep you on your toes

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good co-workers

      Sep 8, 2021 - Compliance Specialist in Wilmington, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people i work with are easy to get along with and manage themselves.

      Cons

      Too much tape to get through with management, processes don't get updated and bogged down with "passing up the ladder" mentality and approval items.

      1 person found this review helpful
    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good company to work for

      Sep 7, 2021 - Manufacturing Associate IV in Cincinnati, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Competitive salary. Talented people all around. Good benefits. Incredible growth.

      Cons

      Typical hurry up and wait atmosphere. Lost of family environment due to growth.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good people

      Aug 29, 2021 - Product Manager in Waltham, MA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Talented and hard working people Senior leadership cares about patients Implements change with regard to processes and programs quickly

      Cons

      Lacks professional growth training programs Slow to promote so people leave Company culture inconsistent in some departments

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      truly care

      Aug 18, 2021 - QC Analyst in Wilmington, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great benefits and paid time off and health care

      Cons

      training needs work and management is a little scattered

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good midsized

      Sep 3, 2021 - Research Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Driven to help patients with unmet needs

      Cons

      Sometime they don't look at the big picture

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Change in leadership comes with a major shift in culture

      Aug 19, 2021 - Sales Manager in Jacksonville, FL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Working in the addiction market was very rewarding. Loved who we worked with and for. You would hear every day how your product saved someone's life

      Cons

      Major shift in corporate culture. Employees no longer feeled valued, just a number

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    8. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      It is what it is

      Sep 2, 2021 - Market Access Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits and great pay

      Cons

      Poor management, too many VPs, zero strategic acumen

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company

      Jul 8, 2021 - Quality Assurance Associate L2 in Wilmington, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company to work for

      Cons

      management that has been with the company 10+ years unwilling to accept positive change. Poor work life balance (expected to work 50+ hours minimum if salary)

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Okay Company

      Jul 22, 2021 - Associate Director 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Passionate employees, Ethical leader, Balanced work-life

      Cons

      Discriminates by age and gender.

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