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Review averages

  • 11 employees say

    Excellent (5)
    45.454545454545%
    Good (2)
    18.181818181818%
    Satisfactory (3)
    27.272727272727%
    Subpar (1)
    9.0909090909091%
    3.66
  • 0 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    0.00

Company summary

Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. (TPUSA) is committed to strive toward better health for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, Japan's largest pharmaceutical company and one with a 230-year heritage. Takeda's U.S. clinical development activities are conducted via Takeda Development Center Americas, Inc.

The respective companies currently market metabolic and cardiovascular, respiratory and immunology, central nervous system, oncology and general medicine products and seek to bring further innovation in these areas through a robust development pipeline.

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Numbers

Employees

10,000+

Company info

Who we are

Products, services

Committed to better health for individuals, Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. (TPUSA) develops and markets innovative pharmaceutical treatments.

In addition to the success of our on-the-market products, Takeda invests in an active R&D pipeline in an effort to bring new treatments to patients in need.

Click here for more R&D pipeline information.

Click on the product links for more detailed information.

ACTOSpioglitazonePrescribing Information including boxed warning and medication guide 

ACTOplus metpioglitazone and metformin HClPrescribing Information including boxed warning and medication guide 

ACTOplus met XRpioglitazone and metformin HCl 
(extended release)
Prescribing Information including boxed warning and medication guide

Duetactpioglitazone and glimepiridePrescribing Information including boxed warning and medication guide 

AMITIZA ico_blank.giflubiprostonePrescribing Information 

BRINTELLIX renamed 
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vortioxetinePrescribing Information including boxed warning and medication guide 

COLCRYS ico_blank.gifcolchicine, USPPrescribing Information including medication guide 

DEXILANT ico_blank.gif

DEXILANT(dexlansoprazole) was formerly known as KAPIDEX(dexlansoprazole)

dexlansoprazolePrescribing Information including medication guide 

DEXILANT SoluTabDexilant SoluTab delayed-release orally disintegrating tabletsPrescribing Information including medication guide 

EDARBI ico_blank.gif *azilsartan medoxomilPrescribing Information including boxed warning

EDARBYCLOR ico_blank.gif *azilsartan medoxomil and chlorthalidonePrescribing Information including boxed warning

ENTYVIO ico_blank.gifvedolizumabPrescribing Information including medication guide 

KAZANOalogliptin and metformin HClPrescribing Information including boxed warning, and medication guide 

NESINAalogliptinPrescribing Information including medication guide 

OSENIalogliptin and pioglitazonePrescribing Information including boxed warning and medication guide

PREVACIDlansoprazolePrescribing Information including medication guide

PREVPAClansoprazole
/amoxicillin
/clarithromycin
Prescribing Information

ROZEREM ico_blank.giframelteonPrescribing Information including medication guide 

ULORIC ico_blank.giffebuxostatPrescribing Information 

Company outlook

Our mission is simple and compelling: we are committed to strive toward better health for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine. Our commitment to improving health and supporting our employees, partners and the larger community gives us the purpose to build on the tremendous success we enjoy as an emerging global leader in the pharmaceutical industry.

This mission:

  • • Drives our research and development of prescription drugs
  • • Promotes our commitment to social responsibility
  • • Marks our growth and success

Benefits

The healthy work environment we've created continues to receive significant recognition. Takeda has earned multiple workplace awards—many for several consecutive years—due to our exceptional programs and benefits, our 401k plan, our focus on wellness and our adoption benefits. These awards distinguish Takeda as an outstanding place for employees to work.

Location


  • One Takeda Parkway
    Deerfield, 60015
    United States

For applicants

Videos

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co

Who we are looking for

Preferred skills

Takeda’s Inclusive Culture

At Takeda, we continue to broaden our efforts to ensure a fully inclusive culture to secure our place as an employer of choice, as a valued contributor within the communities in which we live and work, and as a leader in providing innovative solutions for patients.

Current programs that further these goals include:
   •  Diverse recruiting initiatives and partnerships
   •  Cross-cultural awareness training and resources
   •  Flexible employee policies and programs
   •  Healthcare Business Women’s (HBA) mentor program
   •  Performance-based recognition
   •  Community outreach programs
   •  Supplier diversity programs
   •  Cross-functional U.S. Diversity Council and Field Task Force

What we offer

What is special about working for us?

Global Citizens in a Global Economy

Takeda believes in a responsibility to our partners, communities, environment and employees. From donating our products to patients in need around the globe to participating in volunteer projects in our backyard, Takeda remains committed to being a good corporate citizen and invites you to learn more about our efforts.

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This year, more than 600 employees participated in the third annual employee and community event to raise $63,700 to benefit three Chicagoland non-profit organizations.

How would we describe the company culture?

Our Culture of Ethics and Compliance

Takeda is an organization based on integrity. A culture of compliance is borne out of this foundation and it shapes, the decisions we make, and the actions that we take as Takeda employees. Please click here to view the Takeda Global Code of Conduct.

Takeda established an Ethics & Compliance Program that requires that all Takeda employees and agents be responsible for conducting their business activities in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations, industry guidance and codes and the highest standards of business ethics. The Corporate Ethics & Compliance Program is aligned with the OIG Compliance Program Guidance for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers. In addition, Takeda adopted the principles set forth in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals.

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Application advice

Advice to applicants

Our robust product pipeline is focused on treating serious diseases and disorders. These include bone and joint disorders, cardiovascular disease, central nervous system disorders, respiratory and immunology disease, general medicine, oncology and infectious disease. Takeda combines cutting-edge protein x-ray crystallography, small molecule, antibody, and antibody drug-conjugate capabilities to efficiently generate potential new medicines. In 2008, we incorporated oncology as an area of focus to discover and develop innovative new therapies. We now have more than 15 oncology investigational compounds, seeking best-in-class drug candidates targeting a broad range of cancers. Takeda is a key supplier of vaccines in Japan and established a global vaccine business in 2012 to target public health priorities in key markets and supply safe, high-quality and effective vaccines to populations worldwide.

We value professional growth, and work collaboratively to develop your unique path. (Read about our focus on diversity and inclusion.) We embrace new challenges together, with confidence and open minds. And we are determined to lead the change for a better world.

Apply now to join us!

Preferred application method

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Reviews for Takeda Pharmaceuticals NA

Reviews - What employees say

3.66 Employees say
0.00 Applicants say
  • 06.Dec 2016
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Compensation. In a large company, you sometimes miss the team environment
  • 01.Oct 2016
  • Employee
Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00
  • 15.Sep 2016
  • Employee

What I like about the company

Awesome eastern philosophy in conducting business overall


Review averages

  • 11 employees say

    Excellent (5)
    45.454545454545%
    Good (2)
    18.181818181818%
    Satisfactory (3)
    27.272727272727%
    Subpar (1)
    9.0909090909091%
    3.66
  • 0 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    0.00

kununu score comparisons

Takeda Pharmaceuticals NA
3.66
11 reviews

Industry average (Pharmaceuticals/Biotech)
2.96
37,549 reviews

kununu average
3.17
2,230,000 reviews