Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Alexion Pharmaceuticals BETA

See how Alexion Pharmaceuticals vs. GlaxoSmithKline compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4578 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 346 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
85%
85%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Ceo Ludwig Hantson
63%
63%Ludwig Hantson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Internship1 Salaries
€20,238/yr
QC Analyst2 Salaries
€31,612/yr
Financial Analyst1 Salaries
€43,579/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern8 Salaries
€20,248/yr
QC Analyst1 Salaries
€38,262/yr
Senior Finance Manager1 Salaries
€101,189/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 460 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 301 reviews)
Pros
"Pay and benefits"(in 23 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 115 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 109 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 16 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

- Professional development opportunities - Friendly working environment - team effort! - Great work/life balance - this is highly encouraged by the company

Cons

- Slow processes and systems (although getting better) - Limited career opportunities at lower levels

Current Intern - Manufacturing Operations

I have been working at Alexion Pharmaceuticals for less than a year

Pros

You learn and gain valuable experience from the first day. Staff are helpful and engaging. Positive work atmosphere Opportunities for career progression post-internship Flexi-time work ethic

Cons

Sometimes there is no guidance in work, it's up to you to find where you are needed.

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings