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Eli Lilly and Company Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2019

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Eli Lilly and Company CEO  David A. Ricks
David A. Ricks
228 Ratings
Pros
  • "Benefits; flexibility; work life balance; work from home opportunities; personal well being encouraged;(in 196 reviews)

  • "Great benefits in an affordable city(in 112 reviews)

Cons
  • "Indianapolis can be perceived as somewhat boring(in 57 reviews)

  • "Weak pipeline and continuous restructuring(in 56 reviews)

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  1. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Sales 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great culture, great people, demanding work

    Cons

    redundancies affecting the teams which is a shame

    Eli Lilly and Company2019-09-10
  2. "Changing environment"

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    Current Employee - Brand Manager 
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people to work with and good pay/benefits eg car healthcare

    Cons

    Decrease in employees means higher pressures and demands. Cutting down on day to day benefits eg travel

    Eli Lilly and Company2019-09-17
  3. "Large Pharma"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in London, England
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    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Amazing and dedicated people Very Scientific Great Facilities

    Cons

    Financial package is no longer competitive Career progression Politics

    Eli Lilly and Company2019-07-22
  4. "Good company for stability"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time

    Pros

    Stability is ensured , supportive people everywhere

    Cons

    Slow paced environment , lacking technology updates

    Eli Lilly and Company2019-04-03
  5. "Industrial Placement Student - IT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time

    Pros

    - Lots of opportunities to contribute to real life project - Given a mentor who is a great guide - An organised student programme designed to ensure you are going away with good soft skills

    Cons

    - Tasks are not technical enough to gain any new technical skills - Focuses too much on people with leadership abilities as opposed to technical abilities

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    Eli Lilly and Company2019-04-12
  6. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Sales Representative in London, England

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - Focused on employee development - Inclusive and diverse employees

    Cons

    - Perhaps a bit too lean having reduced head-count substantially

    Eli Lilly and Company2019-02-04
  7. "Placement Year at Eli Lilly"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time

    Pros

    Plenty of opportunities Employees are welcoming and supportive

    Cons

    No cons to mention. Eli Lilly was a lovely place to work.

    Eli Lilly and Company2018-11-04
  8. "Territory manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time

    Pros

    Ethics, culture,value,respect and working nature

    Cons

    Dominance, cheating,biased, irrational,racism and behaviour

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    Eli Lilly and Company2018-07-29
  9. "Great People Good Benefits"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time

    Pros

    The people are great here, and there is a very keen focus on personal development. Pretty Flexible on working hours and from home.

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for advancement in the UK

    Eli Lilly and Company2018-06-13
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great company but poor pay."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Windlesham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great colleagues Good benefits Fantastic work life balance

    Cons

    Poor salary Management were detached from employees

    Eli Lilly and Company2018-02-09
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