Ipsen Wrexham, a pharmaceutical company known as Ipsen’s ‘neuroscience centre of excellence’ in the UK, has been recognised as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces™ for 2023 in the category of large organisations. This accolade is based on employee feedback and awarded by Great Place to Work®, the global authority on workplace culture.
72% of Ipsen Wrexham employees consider it a great place to work. The company has scored highly for diversity, ethnicity, inclusion, promotion of physical and mental health, camaraderie, employee pride and comfort levels with job security. Earlier in the year, Ipsen Wrexham was also accredited as one of the Best Workplaces™ UK for Wellbeing for consistently placing employee wellbeing at the heart of its workplace culture.
Jeannette Brend, Site Head at Ipsen in Wrexham, expressed her pride in the achievement and thanked employees for their contributions. She highlighted the role of Ipsen Wrexham’s employees in advancing the company’s global mission to improve people’s lives and health outcomes, particularly in areas of high unmet need.
The Best Workplaces™ award is heavily based on the results of employee surveys, revealing that 9 in 10 Ipsen Wrexham employees feel there is fair treatment regarding age, race, sexual orientation, gender, and position. Around 8 in 10 employees feel comfortable being themselves at work, are proud to tell others they work at Ipsen, and feel secure in their jobs. Ipsen Wrexham also promotes mental and physical health among employees, and fosters a culture where people care about each other.
Yvonne Linnane, Employee Engagement Lead, praised the recognition as a morale-booster for the team and a landmark achievement. She emphasised Ipsen Wrexham’s commitment to creating a supportive environment where individuals can thrive and the business can operate efficiently.
Ipsen Wrexham is expanding its operations and currently has job openings in Engineering, EHS, Manufacturing, Quality, and Finance. To find out more about career opportunities at Ipsen, visit: https://careers.ipsen.com/us/en.