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Jazz Pharmaceuticals Reviews

Updated Jun 13, 2019

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Found 57 reviews

3.9
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75%
Recommend to a Friend
94%
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Jazz Pharmaceuticals CEO Bruce C. Cozadd
Bruce C. Cozadd
40 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good CEO, good benefits, good working conditions(in 5 reviews)

  • "Work culture is excellent and work life balance is good with good facilities(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Sometimes high pressure with constant shifting priorities, depts can become very insular(in 2 reviews)

  • "Upper management is not well deserved the high position which causing many incompetent people in the company(in 2 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Great work culture"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great HR, supportive managers, cross functional support, plenty of opportunities for high performers, collaborative, great people, good benefits

    Cons

    depending on the dept and location, compensation is average and not competitive for Bay Area

    Advice to Management

    make sure compensation is competitive so you can keep your high performers

    Jazz Pharmaceuticals2019-03-06
  2. "Good company culture"

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    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice culture, and collaborative environment

    Cons

    Company does not offer daily free lunch

    Jazz Pharmaceuticals2019-06-05
  3. "Disorganized, Fragmented, Exec asleep at the wheel"

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    Current Employee - Director in Palo Alto, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits are good for small company

    Cons

    Bruce has no idea what is going on and Dan is a disaster and everything started falling apart when he joined. Wake up Bruce!

    Advice to Management

    WAKE UP!!!

    Jazz Pharmaceuticals2019-06-13
  4. Helpful (1)

    "great company with great environment and people"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time

    Pros

    people, developmental opportunities, work-life balance

    Cons

    commute to the city is sometimes difficult.

    Jazz Pharmaceuticals2019-01-28
  5. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time

    Pros

    Good CEO, good benefits, good working conditions

    Cons

    There really are not any

    Jazz Pharmaceuticals2018-11-22
  6. "Growing, learning company"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time

      Pros

      Collaborative, curious, learning, nice culture

      Cons

      Unnecessarily re-inventing the wheel in some cases

      Advice to Management

      Intentionally look for and leverage best practices

      Jazz Pharmaceuticals2018-11-13
    • "SSC"

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      Current Employee - SSC in Palo Alto, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      The company believes in you and wants you to succeed. Realistic work environment.

      Cons

      Over collaboration sometimes which could be reduced

      Advice to Management

      Continue to make decisions based on Patients and developing your people

      Jazz Pharmaceuticals2018-09-19
    • "Director"

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      Current Employee - Director in Phila, PA
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Great company overall. Cares about patience and CEO is committed

      Cons

      Department was newly developed. Resources limited

      Jazz Pharmaceuticals2018-10-02
    • "Director, IT"

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      Former Employee - IT Director 
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Jazz Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Smart people and hard workers

      Cons

      Everything is outsourced. You spend all your time managing vendors.

      Jazz Pharmaceuticals2018-09-19
    • Helpful (4)

      "Associate Director"

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      Current Employee - Associate Director in Philadelphia, PA
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      CEO is bright, great speaker, very compassionate New offices are beautiful

      Cons

      Upper management is not good! They need more R and D experts. The company is under-resourced, poor work life balance

      Advice to Management

      Need better work life balance...very under-resourced. Not much room for promotion...

      Jazz Pharmaceuticals2018-08-06
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