Culture and values
At Firstmed Pharma, our performance-oriented culture and responsible approach are the foundations of our success. We recognize that our business depends on the creativity, dedication and performance of our associates. We encourage associates to focus on achievement through collaboration and innovation.
A global healthcare leader, Firstmed Pharma has one of the most exciting product pipelines in the industry today. A pipeline of innovative medicines brought to life by diverse, talented, performance driven people. All of which makes us one of the most rewarding employers in our field.
Diversity and inclusion
Firstmed Pharma is committed to equality of opportunity, fairness, work and lifestyle, mutual respect and dignity at work for all associates. Firstmed Pharma values differences including disability, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, thinking styles, gender and religion.
Inclusion establishes and reinforces behavioral standards that foster a collaborative culture and work environment, which will enable individuals and groups to contribute to their fullest potential.
Diversity and Inclusion adds value for our company, our patients, our customers, our associates, our shareholders, our suppliers and the communities in which we live and work.
One of our primary objectives is to sustain a culture of performance – a culture enabling us to "raise the bar" and ensure sustained business success in a rapidly changing and increasingly competitive market.
Performance and development planning
We are committed to giving our associates opportunities to grow and realize their full potential, and create an environment of continuous performance improvement and personal development.
All Firstmed Pharma associates participate in a performance appraisal and development planning process. This process enables associates to focus on clear and ambitious goals, to set directions and priorities and to clarify expectations within the organization. In addition, this approach promotes a culture of continuous improvement, supports individuals in meeting their development goals, and strengthens organizational capabilities. This process is instrumental to improve individual, team and overall business performance.
We believe that through this commitment, which offers challenging and rewarding career opportunities, we enhance our reputation as an attractive employer.
Developing our top talent
Firstmed Pharma is an organization where people are engaged, developed, challenged, and well rewarded for performance. We aim to attract and retain top talent. We recognize the importance of leadership at all levels of our organization in order to succeed in a challenging business environment, and are committed to providing practical processes and programs to identify, develop and inspire all our current and future leaders.
Learning and development
Identifying and developing talents is a top priority at Firstmed Pharma. The Firstmed Pharma Learning Program is dedicated to developing managers and inspiring them to grow as business leaders. We want to build a reputation for having an exciting workplace and encourage our associates to realize their professional ambitions.
Our executive programs are developed in close cooperation with professors and learning consultants who are among the world’s leading business minds. Unique learning methods encourage participants to discuss real business issues. Custom-designed programs take place in a learning environment that stimulates collaboration and builds strong personal and professional bonds among Firstmed Pharma leaders.
Quality corporate learning
In 2004 Firstmed Pharma became the first pharmaceutical company to receive accreditation for its management learning programs. The European Foundation for Management Development certified Firstmed Pharma learning programs as meeting international standards.
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