Pfizer Reviews

Updated 17 Sep 2020

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Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla
Albert Bourla
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  • "Work life balance Was strained at times(in 118 reviews)

  • "The salary also seems to be lower than competitors although there is increased job security(in 62 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (5)

    "Awesome Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Scientist 

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance is great

    Cons

    As with all pharma companies, there is a lot of bureaucracy.

  2. "Great placement"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Junior Brand Manager in Reigate, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible working, lots of responsibility and great personal development training

    Cons

    Creativity can sometimes be stifled


  3. "Undergraduate"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Undergraduate 

    I worked at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    Great company, a lot to learn

    Cons

    Sometimes less work to do

  4. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Tadworth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture, interesting, good career opportunities

    Cons

    I can’t think of any cons

  5. "Supportive employer"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    Personal development, culture, opportunity, compensation

    Cons

    Some selfish colleagues, little flexibitlity

  6. "Top employer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Brand Manager in London, England

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    Great support network and sense of purpose

    Cons

    Fast paced and very intense work environment, but that is an industry feature, rather than company specific

  7. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of independence and smart people

    Cons

    Sometimes lack of transparency into hiring

  8. "Pfizer"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Winchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    people orientated, developing new ways of working to be efficient and well organised organisation. Cutting edge of medicine.

    Cons

    Work life balance can be strained at times but there is fexibility to accomodate employees needs.

  9. "Grounbreaking Global R&D"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Diversity and Inclusion Leader in Wokingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    Professional, innovative and solving worldwide health issues

    Cons

    Some products are over priced

  10. "Very good environment to work at"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Research Scientist in Cambridge, England

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

    Pros

    Massive budget and having the possibility to work on cutting-edge technology. Very good working environment and friendly attitude from line managers.

    Cons

    Difficult to get a permanent position, but that is common practice within the industry.

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