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AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP 

1800 Concord Pike

Wilmington  Delaware  19850  U.S.A.
Phone: 302-886-3000 Fax: n/a


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You can at AstraZeneca.

AstraZeneca has cultivated a global reputation as a leader in innovation with a team approach to advancing patient health. We are a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals. AstraZeneca delivers solutions in the areas of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, oncology, anti-infectives, respiratory and anesthesia.

But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca, we’re proud to have a unique workplace culture that inspires leadership and independent thought. Here, employees like you are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity.

We want you to build a balanced life at AstraZeneca. Your career is just one part of that. AstraZeneca offers competitive salaries, rewards and recognitions for your invaluable time and efforts. We also bring you all the things you need to for your life outside of your work – generous health and welfare benefits, flexible scheduling, child care programs, learning and development opportunities, fitness centers and other personal conveniences. This philosophy has brought us the honor of many awards, including:

• 100 Best Companies to Work For in America by Fortune Magazine (2008)
• Top 50 Companies for Diverse Managers by DiversityMBA Magazine (2008)
• 50 Best Companies by Conceive Magazine (2008)
• Top 15 Fittest Companies in America by Men’s Fitness Magazine (2008)
• CEO Cancer Gold Standard Accreditation, CEO Roundtable on Cancer (2008)
• Fit-Friendly Company Award, American Heart Association (2007)
• 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers by Working Mother Magazine (2002 - 2007)
• Top Employer, Science Magazine (2002 - 2006)
• Best Places to Work in Industry by The Scientist (2007)
• 25 Noteworthy Companies, Diversity Inc (2006)
• Best Employer for Healthy Lifestyles, National Business Group on Health (2006)
• Top 50 Employers by CAREERS & the disabled Magazine (2006)

At AstraZeneca, we put people first - whether it’s the patients we help or our employees who make everything we do possible.

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Key Statistics

Ownership: Public

Web Site: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
Employees: Over 64,000 Worldwide
Symbol: AZN

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