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"Decent place to start your career"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Alkermes full-time

Pros

- Decent pay & good benefits package
- Location was great; at the center of the biotech scene in MA
- Hired a lot of young people, which made the workplace fun and exciting even though the work wasn't

Cons

- Too clicky and senior managers seemed to play favorites
- A lot of politics
- Wish I learned more of the science behind things; live and die by SOP's
- Silo'd at times; tough to do things outside-the-box (unless you were one of the favorites)

Other Employee Reviews for Alkermes

  1. Helpful (3)

    "Solid workplace"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, OH
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, OH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alkermes full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great workplace, very supportive of family and life balancing. Solid benefits and competitive salary. Friendly people. Small pharmaceutical culture/atmosphere

    Cons

    The merger with Elan is taking time to balance the corporate cultures. Turnover trends low which can limit opportunity as growth is slow.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Good place to grow strong impact on helping me develop."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mechanic in Wilmington, OH
    Former Employee - Mechanic in Wilmington, OH
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great Benefits
    Good Pay
    Good People

    Cons

    Micro Managing
    Very Demanding
    Long Drive

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