Pfizer Reviews

Updated 4 Jun 2020

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4.1
82%
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90%
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Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla
Albert Bourla
144 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance can be strained at times but there is fexibility to accomodate employees needs(in 111 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 (2)

    "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.

    Pfizer2019-10-30
  2. "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

    Pfizer2020-05-20
  3. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    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

    Pfizer2020-05-15
  4. "Pfizer"

    5.0
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    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.

    Pfizer2020-04-14
  5. "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

    Pfizer2020-04-06
  6. "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.

    Pfizer2020-03-27
  7. "Shame they are closing to Brexit"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Coordinator in Havant, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pfizer full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Co-workers were great and fun to work within a highly regulated industry

    Cons

    Closure of Site due to Brexit

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    Pfizer2020-03-05
  8. "Very lovely people and good enviroment"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Undergraduate Research Student in Sandwich, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work balance, not long hours and flexible hours. People were very friendly and good culture in the company. Training was very thorough.

    Cons

    Work was hard and stressful at times.

    Pfizer2020-02-11
  9. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Associate Brand Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    multiple opportunities to work across brands and teams

    Cons

    poor location and limited growth opportunities

    Pfizer2020-02-16
  10. "review"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Training and Development Officer in Havant, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pfizer full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    a very good company with good values

    Cons

    good work life balance and respect for employees

    Pfizer2020-01-28
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