Takeda Pharmaceuticals Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 17 Sep 2020

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Takeda Pharmaceuticals President and CEO Christophe Weber
Christophe Weber
451 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance if you are a technician can be rough(in 47 reviews)

  • "Merger with shire was difficult(in 42 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Development Engineer II in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time

    Pros

    good benefits, work-life balance, transparency of communication from top-down.

    Cons

    no cons at this time to report

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Time of Change"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Deerfield, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and work/life balance.

    Cons

    Changing of the tides...lots of management change.


  3. "Qc analyst in start up"

    3.0
    Current Employee - QC Analyst in Dublin, Dublin

    I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits and salary for graduates.

    Cons

    Poor work-life balance. Workload unreasonable/many conflicting “priorities” especially for people with little experience. Not much direction and guidance given to help with it.

  4. "great place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Research Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    team atmosphere, great compensation, work/life balance

    Cons

    training is on you to learn

  5. "Average"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Quality Assurance in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time

    Pros

    Good location, company is expanding

    Cons

    system is not efficient, no work life balance

  6. "Great company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Vice President in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Sensitive to work life balance

    Cons

    Merger with shire was difficult

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    "Good company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Accountant in Exton, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    friendly work-environment, work-life balance, benefits

    Cons

    poor management, not a lot of growth opportunities

  8. Helpful (1)

    "No work-life balance"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Compensation and benefits are great

    Cons

    There is no work-life balance and senior leadership does not listen hence the turnaround

  9. "Good place to work mostly"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Head of Product Marketing in Marlow, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Family orientated company and good work life balance

    Cons

    Intergrating so lots of new processes at the moment

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    "Good company"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Audit Manager in Deerfield, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Takeda Pharmaceuticals full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good environment, good people, work life balance

    Cons

    Regional operation model is not appropriate for this size of company. Too many uncentralized business practices No growth opportunity in the organization

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