Eli Lilly and Company Reviews

Updated 9 Jul 2020

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3.7
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Eli Lilly and Company Chairman and CEO  David A. Ricks
David A. Ricks
291 Ratings
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  • "Location is a con if you are not from Indianapolis(in 61 reviews)

  • "Multiple layoffs related to several patent cliffs,(in 37 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, pension plan, bonus, environment and canteen

    Cons

    None it is a great company

  2. "Eli Lilly"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Laboratory Analyst in Kinsale
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company part-time

    Pros

    Friendly company with good salary and bonus.

    Cons

    Promotion can be hard to come by, if you not playing office politics.

  3. "Good benefits, but a bit inflexible"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SCM Analyst in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Company offers good benefits and employment. Training and development programme is starting and seems good.

    Cons

    Pretty rigorous in flexible working options, though improving.

  4. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good working environment and friendly

    Cons

    No cons, good working environment and friendly

  5. "Best place I worked so far"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Financial Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company

    Pros

    Brilliant atmosphere Excellent work / home life balance Everyone’s wants to help you out if you don’t understand something Appreciate their staff immensely and as a result rewards them Really listen to you on your opinion on job affiliates etc Everyone really friendly Some nice events go on throughout the year which brings a bit of fun to the place. Managers are lovely and professional

    Cons

    The food in the canteen could be nicer.

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good place work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Procurement Specialist in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good staff, Good opportunities, fun work environment

    Cons

    Salary is not competitive enough

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Working at Lilly as a foreigner"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Trial Capabilities Associate in Cork

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - flexible working options - multicultural environment

    Cons

    - only Irish people go up the career ladder - limited annual pay rise (max. 5%) - management does not have necessarily experience in the field (mngrs are transferred horizontally across different departments)

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place to be"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Order Management in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Life/ Work balance is great No weekend work Gym Great Team

    Cons

    Payment as B3 will bring you not far, regarding the living costs in Ireland

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  9. "Good salary-Terreble management"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Meeting Services in Cork
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Terrible management Is a great company to work regarding salary and health insurance plus the committee benefits. But the management is terrible

    Cons

    Salary and benefits, health insurance, family balance

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  10. "Very friendly and professional enironment"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Process Engineer in Cork

    I worked at Eli Lilly and Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Supportive colleagues. Competitive pay. Opportunities to grow.

    Cons

    There are no real cons, apart from having to relocate to Ireland.

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