AstraZeneca Overview

  • https://www.astrazeneca.com/
  • Chennai, India
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1913
  • Company - Public (AZN)
  • Biotech & Pharmaceutical
  • $10+ billion (USD)

AstraZeneca is one of the world’s most exciting bio-pharmaceutical companies. From scientists to sales, lab techs to legal we’re on a mission to turn ideas into life-changing medicines that improve patients’ lives and benefit society. We’re constantly moving forward as a company ...

Company Updates

September 24, 2021
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In a new World Economic Forum blog post, Pascal Soriot, CEO, discusses how society must apply learnings from the pandemic to fight climate change - including the power of science and innovation, the importance of global partnerships and the need to act at pace and scale.
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Applying lessons from COVID-19 to tackle the climate crisis
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June 28, 2021
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We're pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Susan Galbraith as EVP, Oncology R&D following the passing of José Baselga earlier this year. Susan is an outstanding oncologist with a track record of delivering breakthrough science over the past decade at AstraZeneca.
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AstraZeneca Appoints Dr. Susan Galbraith as Executive Vice President, Oncology Research & Development
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AstraZeneca Reviews

4.2
86%
Recommend to a Friend
96%
Approve of CEO
Pascal Soriot
Pascal Soriot
1,751 Ratings
Featured Review
4.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Mature Culture and Broad Work Experience"

Feb 9, 2021 - Pharmacovigilance Officer in Bangalore
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

You get to work on wide range of activities ranging from health authority queries to signal management to aggregate reports The management is broad minded and in most cases the culture is a

Cons

The tools they use are outdated. Due to this the burden shifts to the employee to manually manage things on their own. Whether it's project management or data analysis, you have to manage yourself.

Advice to Management

Investment in Project Management Tools should be considered.
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Diversity & Inclusion at AstraZeneca

4.2
(840 reviews)

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Does there seem to be diversity at AstraZeneca?

...Too much politics and power gaming, highly demanding work environment with very little respect for work life balance, not open to flexible working arrangements, diversity and inclusion is widely promoted in the company yet not followed by those leading the efforts...Read More

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AstraZeneca Interviews

Experience
Positive65%
Negative16%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online59%
Employee Referral13%
Recruiter11%
Difficulty
3.0
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    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

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    Interview

    Online application and on-site assessment centre, practical interview (45 mins), with competency and motivational questions. Practical interview was very detailed, with exam-style questions which you had to do and explain your working out.
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AstraZeneca Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies for Women to WorkAvtar & Working Mother2020
  • Great Place to Work™ - CertifiedGreat Place to Work® Institute2020
  • Top 75 Best Workplaces in IT & IT- BPM sector in India, in 2020Great Place to Work2020
  • The UK's 50 Most InDemand EmployersLinkedIn2014
  • 100 Best CompaniesWorking Mother Magazine2014

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Does AstraZeneca offer relocation assistance?

...Good benefits package with flexible working allowed....

November 29, 2019

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