Vertex Pharmaceuticals Reviews

Updated Dec 1, 2021

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3.9
71%
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals President and CEO Reshma Kewalramani
Reshma Kewalramani
105 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits at Vertex pharmaceuticals(in 41 reviews)

  • "Great people that are all committed to the company's mission statement(in 25 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance can be a challenge(in 29 reviews)

  • "Very little career progression, incompetent senior management(in 18 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Work/Life balance at its best!

      Nov 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      An inspiring, inclusive place to work. Incredible management, always feeling supported.

      Cons

      Could do with more definitive processes

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      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Thank you for your review.

    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      dinamic

      Sep 21, 2021 - Compliance Officer in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      dynamic team, a lot of young colleagues

      Cons

      big attrition, people don't chance to cope with the speed

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Dynamic company

      Sep 20, 2021 - Principal Research Scientist in Oxford, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Exciting, supportive, responsive, fast paced.

      Cons

      Only emerging internal development opportunities across the company

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      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Thank you for taking the time to post your review.

    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Ambitious company

      Aug 31, 2021 - Senior Scientist in Oxford, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Ambitious science, dedicated staff, great ethos

      Cons

      Limited progression opportunities for people management & project leadership

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      2 people found this review helpful

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Please visit the new Career Hub that will provide you opportunities for new experiences at Vertex. We would also suggest you setup time and speak with your manager about your career development.

    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Amazing benefits

      Jul 2, 2021 - EHSS Coordinator in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      People are nice Great work environment Diversity and inclusion and mental health support

      Cons

      Expensive to get to work

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      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      We appreciate your review. We will provide your feedback to the proper departments so we can try and add more staff activities.

    6. 1.0
      Current Employee

      poor organisational mgt

      Jul 26, 2021 - FP&A Manager in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      areas to improve, systems to enhance, people to hire

      Cons

      stringent approaches, heavy for changes

      1 person found this review helpful

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      We appreciate you taking the time to post your review. We would suggest that that you speak with your current manager or your HR business partner about your concerns.

    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great company with great benefits

      Mar 1, 2021 - Medical Manager in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The benefits are very good

      Cons

      Complex organisation. Need to simplify ways of working

      1 person found this review helpful

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Thank you for your feedback.

    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Overall very good!

      Feb 19, 2021 - Associate Director in Oxford, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Company, Great Vision, Great Benefits

      Cons

      The expect a constant level of high performance, often doing multiple jobs,

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      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Thank you for your review. We would suggest you speak to your manager regarding your workload and the number of jobs you are performing. You can also reach out to your HR business partner.

    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Feb 9, 2021 - Senior Manager in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      pay benefits are really good

      Cons

      work life balance is difficult to maintain

      2 people found this review helpful

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We will provide your feedback to the proper departments. We also suggest you speak to your manager regarding your concerns for work/life balance.

    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Best employer

      Jan 16, 2021 - Human Resources Analyst in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Company’s culture & people Amazing benefits

      Cons

      No cons to mention, Vertex is amazing

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      Vertex Pharmaceuticals Response

      Vertex Pharmaceuticals

      Great to see reviews where our employees are happy! Thanks for taking the time to post.

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