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"GSK is a great company"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Scientist in King of Prussia, PA
Current Employee - Senior Scientist in King of Prussia, PA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

GSK maintains competitive salaries, a fun/fast-paced work environment, and great company values. They also hire and retain some of the smartest talent in the industry. This is a great company to work for as an new graduate or mid-career professional. I wouldn't want to work for any other company.

Cons

The pharmaceutical industry is volatile and, at times, there is not a great feeling of job security.

Other Employee Reviews for GlaxoSmithKline

  1. "If you're interested in Pharma this is a great company to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A lot of latitude to submit innovative ideas and try new things

    Cons

    Approval process is slow and current company culture defers to no risk so some competative advantage is lost

    Advice to Management

    Generally I feel things are on the right track with structure and culture. One area to improve would be dentifying enrereneurial individuals and allowing them to progress quicker through career steps. This will allow for the cuture to continue to evolve more rapidly and catalyze more innovative ideas


  2. "Demanding but rewarding"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Director in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Current Employee - IT Director in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    High pay, excellent company strategy, opportunities to have impact and to develop

    Cons

    Demanding competitive environment has led to restructuring and reducing overall cost structure

    Advice to Management

    Kudo for making the tough decisions that will make the company viable in the long term

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