3.3 of 5 374 reviews
London, United Kingdom
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (AZN)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (USD) per year

AstraZeneca's products run the gamut from A (top-selling breast cancer drug Arimidex) to Z (migraine treatment Zomig). One of the world's major pharmaceutical firms, AstraZeneca specializes in drugs for gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, neurology, respiratory, infection, and oncology therapeutic areas. The firm's biggest seller is acid reflux remedy Nexium. For matters of the heart, AstraZeneca makes hypertension and...More

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Our mission is to create a meaningful difference. In the lives of the patients we serve. And the people who work here.


We are AstraZeneca. More than 57,000 employees strong, we have a presence in over 100 countries across six continents. We represent a diverse gathering of cultures. Yet there is one element that connects us all: helping people live healthier lives.

Every day, we work together discovering, developing, manufacturing and marketing a powerful pipeline that addresses six major areas of healthcare: cancer, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, infection, neuroscience, and respiratory and inflammation. In 2011 alone, our worldwide sales totaled $33.6 billion. Each year, we invest an average of over $4 billion in R&D, where more than 11,000 people are focused on bringing medical solutions to millions.

Everything we do is focused on a shared vision of better health for all. And we know we’ll only realise that vision by working with the most talented, most committed people in the world

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AstraZeneca Executive Director, CEO Pascal Soriot

Pascal Soriot

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Pros: Amazing company to work for. Management strives to help you succeed, in constant contact to see how you're doing and how they can help. Benefits are great, hours are great, work is fairly easy, pay is very good for what you do. Full Review

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Declined Offer – Reviewed Feb 17, 2014

Interview Details Phone interview- academic style, general chat about project.
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Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012
100 Best Companies for Working Mothers, Working Mother Magazine, 2012
China's Top Employers, Corporate Research Foudnation (CRF) Institute, 2012
Happiest Companies for Young Professionals, Forbes, 2012
Best Places to Work in Industry, The Scientist, 2011

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