GlaxoSmithKline "working environment" Reviews | Glassdoor.co.uk

GlaxoSmithKline Employee Reviews about "working environment"

Updated 6 Apr 2020

To filter reviews, or .
3.9
77%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
GlaxoSmithKline Chief Executive Officer Emma Walmsley
Emma Walmsley
919 Ratings
Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons

Reviews about "working environment"

Return to all Reviews
  1. Featured Review

    "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Brentford, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture. Very team oriented and gender balanced. Great offices and facilities.

    Cons

    Sometimes not quick enough off the pace versus similar sized competitors.

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-02-07
  2. "Great company to work for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Service Specialist in Stevenage, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work life balance. Great trust from management so you dont feel like you're being supervised. Great benefits such as share schemes and holiday allowances

    Cons

    Salaries may not be as high as other companies.

    GlaxoSmithKline2019-11-04
  3. "big Pharma pros and cons"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President Human Genetics in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

    Pros

    supportive, great people, great mission

    Cons

    big and complicated, decision making can be slow

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-04-06
  4. "Good place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Clinical Study Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance, colleagues and environment.

    Cons

    Hierarchical and constant change.

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-03-31
  5. "Good salary, good management"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place to grow your career

    Cons

    I didn't expirience anything negative

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-04-01
  6. "GSK"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Service Specialist in Brentford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance Friendly environment Helpful people Good benefits

    Cons

    Salary less than competitors Parking an issue at Brentford

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-03-31
  7. "good"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Scientist in Stevenage, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent companywith a good team work

    Cons

    Progression and location are the only things think to face.

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-03-30
  8. "Golden handcuffs"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst 

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

    Pros

    Working hours Decent pay Amazing people Many opportunities to grow

    Cons

    Too much politics. Can’t get anything done in time

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-03-30
  9. "Ethical"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Supervisor in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Safe and high quality with good career growth

    Cons

    Red tape and highly regulated

    GlaxoSmithKline2020-03-25
  10. "Great"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Executive 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

    Pros

    Amazing ethics, great pray, good culture

    Cons

    To many restrictions , limited parking

    Continue reading
    GlaxoSmithKline2020-03-24
Found 4075 reviews