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Are you one of the UK's Best Workplaces in BioPharma™?

Get the premier distinction that helps you attract the best talent, build brand recognition, and secure a competitive advantage as an employer of choice in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry.

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For 30 years, Great Place To Work has been the world's leading authority on workplace culture. With our globally-recognised Great Place To Work Certification™ and highly competitive Best Workplaces™ Lists, we enable employers to attract and retain talent, benchmark company culture, and increase revenue.

The world's most respected recognition programme

For 30 years, Great Place To Work has been the world's leading authority on workplace culture.

Employees consult Best Workplaces™ Lists to make better decisions about who to work for. Employers use the lists to see how they stack up in the competition for talent.

Step 1

Survey your employees

Select a 2-week period to launch the Trust Index™, our research-backed employee survey.

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Step 2

Earn Certification

If your Trust Index score is 65% or higher, you will be accredited as an officially Certified™ 'great' workplace.

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Step 3

Become eligible for Best Workplaces lists

Top-scoring organisations can earn a ranking on our national, regional, and global Best Workplaces™ Lists!



"Great measurement tool, great resources, great people on the account."

Linnea Corwin Elrington, VP & Head of HR, Silence Therapeutics Plc

Participating in the Great Place To Work recognition program delivers positive brand recognition worldwide. It provides a competitive advantage for us and drives our credibility with customers, suppliers, investors and shareholders."

Recognised BioPharma companies outperform their competitors


 of UK BioPharma employees are more likely to apply for a job that is officially recognised as a great place to work.


the average annual outperformance of Best Workplaces™ compared to the market. 


of employees would highly recommend their organisation’s services and products.

Learn how to secure a spot on the Best Workplaces in BioPharma™ List

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▶  Earn positive brand exposure

▶  Premium national media distribution: The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Economist

▶  Automatic eligibility for multiple Best Workplaces Lists with just one application

▶  Employees and candidates trust our third-party validation of your workplace

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See how it works

Watch a step-by-step walk-through of the Certification process.

Great Place To Work FAQs

How do we become a Best Workplace in BioPharma™?

Organisations looking to be recognised on a Best Workplaces™ List, first start by getting Certified™ as a 'great place to work'. Through the Certification process, we capture valuable employee feedback using our research-driven Trust Index™ survey and details about the programmes and practises that make your workplace unique. Best Workplaces™ are then determined from the pool of Certified™ organisations via a rigorous assessment process that is based on the outcome of both your Trust Index™ survey and other factors.

How are Best Workplaces in BioPharma™ selected?

We use our For All™ Model and Methodology to evaluate our pool of Great Place To Work-Certified companies. Top performing companies are recognised as Best Workplaces. To get Certified, companies must survey their employees using our flagship assessment, the Trust Index©, and complete a Culture Brief.

Who’s eligible for Great Place to Work’s Best Workplaces™ Lists?

To be eligible for our Best Workplaces™ Programme, you will need a minimum of 10 employees, be Great Place to Work-Certified and pass the rigorous assessment of your organisation's workplace culture by our culture experts. All eligibility criteria for each Best Workplaces™ lists can be found here.

What are the Best Workplaces™ Lists deadlines?

You must complete your Great Place To Work Certification by the Get Certified date for that list on our List Deadlines page.

How does Great Place to Work® compare with other recognition providers?

Great Place To Work® UK provides recognition across multiple categories in annual lists, which are published throughout the year.

We are unique in measuring an organisation’s culture, the benefit of which is that we can also benchmark policies and people practices with Best Workplaces™ of a similar size and industry. No other employee experience survey compares what leaders think they are delivering with what is actually being experienced by employees.

Moreover, we provide outstanding organisations with recognition in other countries where they have offices; other continents (Europe's Best Workplaces™) and globally (World's Best Workplaces™).

Is there a cost for your services?

Yes. As a consultancy business, our fees are tailored to the needs and specific solutions that are relevant to your organisation. Get in touch with one of our Great Place to Work® experts to discuss your requirements.