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Eli Lilly and Company Chairman and CEO  David A. Ricks
David A. Ricks
857 Ratings
Pros
  • "Employee centric organization supporting work-life balance(in 304 reviews)

  • "Excellent place to work with great benefits(in 179 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Company is headquartered in Indianapolis(in 82 reviews)

  • "No new products in the pipeline(in 60 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Amazing place to work

      Nov 30, 2021 - Programmer Analyst in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Salary, work life balance, PTO and benefits

      Cons

      Lack of innovation, lots of red tape, way too many meetings

      1 person found this review helpful
    2. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Eli Lilly gloats about diversity, equity and anti-discrimination but NOT when it comes to manufacturing.

      Oct 28, 2021 - Production Tech II in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Plenty of job openings Pension 6% 401k match Great Medical/Dental coverage Summer/Winter Shutdown (NOT in Most Manufacturing Departments.) Great Opportunities for Growth

      Cons

      Retaliation for speaking up. Rotating 12hr shifts with Every Other Weekend off. Poor Work/Life balance (In Manufacturing) 2.5 Days of Missed Work, Equals Forfeiture of Annual Pay Increases and Bonuses. 24-hr Operation with Holidays Recognized if it Falls on the Weekend.

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      4 people found this review helpful
    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place to Work!

      Nov 4, 2021 - Senior Research Scientist in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Rich professional community. Bright professionals. Leadership cares about the employees. Clear company vision. Very good benefit and work life balance. Great place to learn and grow your professional skills.

      Cons

      Typical cons as a large corporation.

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    4. 5.0
      Former Intern, more than 8 years

      Great workplace

      Nov 9, 2021 - Program Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Loved the people I worked with, and work life balance was great.

      Cons

      Contractors seemed like a lower "class" of employee when it came to programs offered on site.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Solid Company to Work for with Great Overall Benefits

      Oct 14, 2021 - Brand Strategy Manager in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Fantastic Benefits (vacation, health care, work-life balance) Purpose-driven company focused on doing the right thing the right way

      Cons

      Highly conservative commercial organization Limited opportunities for career advancement to management levels

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Oct 27, 2021 - Medical Information Associate in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work life balance Summer and winter holiday shutdowns

      Cons

      Lower salary than other big pharma companies Internal professional experience favored over external professional experiences

      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Values have changed

      Nov 26, 2021 - Quality Assurance in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Company shutdown in July and December

      Cons

      No work life balance many vacation days are used working to meet unrealistic deadlines

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    8. 5.0
      Current Intern

      Great company

      Oct 27, 2021 - Anonymous Intern 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Allowed for a great work life balance

      Cons

      Limited opportunity to move around

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    9. 5.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Great Experience!

      Oct 1, 2021 - AADS 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good learning environment, strong culture, excellent work life balance

      Cons

      I was fine with morning meetings, but there are partners in India, so you should be ready for many days to start at 8 am

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      A great company to work for

      Sep 30, 2021 - Senior Director 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - talented, inclusive people - great salary and benefits - community-minded

      Cons

      - large - work life balance, at times

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