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GlaxoSmithKline Karāchi Reviews

Updated Jan 30, 2019

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GlaxoSmithKline CEO Emma Walmsley
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7 Ratings
  1. "HR Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing work environment with excellent opportunities to excel.

    Cons

    My experience was amazing. There were some restrictions in becoming a permanent employee due to head count issues in GSK Pakistan.

    GlaxoSmithKline2019-01-31
  2. "everything will do very well"

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    Current Employee - Electrical Engineer in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    i will never give you an opportunity to complain

    Cons

    i play cricket book readings computer word pad

    Advice to Management

    your management is very good

    GlaxoSmithKline2018-07-11
  3. "A good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Gives ground to show your talent. Acknowledges your efforts and appreciate the hard work. Regional teams provide adequate resources. A lot of learning. Minimum learning levels according to roles and provides resources to meet that minimum level. Good bonuses.

    Cons

    Remuneration is less, pay less than market, no grade structuring. Recent grade harmonization has ruined the seniority level and has lessen the promotions which is increasing the frusturations and people are switching to other firms. Inadeqaute talent retention.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on employee retention.

    GlaxoSmithKline2017-12-04
  4. "IT Business Partner"

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    Former Employee - IT Business Partner in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - The organization takes its values of transparency and respect very seriously and that can be observed in everyday activities. - Work-life balance is very good and encouraged. - Managers are flexible, friendly and provide frequent feedback.

    Cons

    - Compensation could be better - Bureaucracy becomes a significant hurdle at times - Better communication is required among different business units

    Advice to Management

    Please improve the communication between different departments and ensure that the senior managers understand their role and responsibilities.

    GlaxoSmithKline2017-08-28
  5. "Experience"

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    Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good place to learn and act professionally

    Cons

    Less opportunities for in Market resources

    Advice to Management

    Focus on In Market resources

    GlaxoSmithKline2017-07-19
  6. "Maintenance Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Karāchi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Best work place in world

    Cons

    Poor Management system,no proper maintenance system

    Advice to Management

    Need professionalism

    GlaxoSmithKline2017-07-30
  7. "Good experience"

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    Former Employee - Business Partner in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Employee focused organization. Great benefits. Great work environment

    Cons

    Still missing some work life balance

    GlaxoSmithKline2017-06-14
  8. "Legal Manager"

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    Current Employee - Legal Administrator/Record Champ in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Highly Ethical Company Works under the Values & Ethics Motivations

    Cons

    Medium Paid No exciting opportunities for the existing employees

    Advice to Management

    just to revise the salary and other benefits at market basis not the individual basis as working for so long

    GlaxoSmithKline2016-04-11
  9. "HR"

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    Former Employee - Intern in Karāchi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GlaxoSmithKline

    Pros

    Relaxed Environment. Unlike an FMCG work envoirment. Good work colleges.

    Cons

    Slow growth in salary and position, generally. Best for fresh graduates to get into an MT prog.

    GlaxoSmithKline2015-11-27
  10. "Sr. Brand Manager"

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    Current Employee - Senior Brand Manager in Karāchi

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Always focus on Ethics and Values

    Cons

    Big giant of many companies

    Advice to Management

    Treat Equally

    GlaxoSmithKline2015-11-05
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