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Universum – Best Employer 2019

Roche Switzerland is again #2 in the Natural Science Ranking of Universum Switzerland's Most Attractive Employers student survey 2019. And we are very glad that Roche moved up in the other ranking categories: # 10 in Health/Medicine (+1), #13 in Engineering (+2), #13 in IT (+24), and # 33 in Business.

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Roche Basel/Kaiseraugst receives «Family & Profession» label

Fachstelle UND* recognized Roche Basel/Kaiseraugst as a “best practice company” for its organizational culture and measures to promote the integration of career and family.  Roche was commended for its extensive, modern child care and eldercare options, gender equal conditions of employment, and family-friendly and flexible approaches to working, employee development, and the overall inclusive environment.
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*Fachstelle UND awards the title «Family & Profession» to companies that successfully implement measures to promote the compatibility of career and family/personal life and ensure equality between women and men. 


Science 2017 Top Employer

For the fourth year running, Roche has been awarded in 2017 by Science magazine as Top Employer. The ranking for the biopharmaceutical industry identifies those companies that enjoy a reputation for being the best employers worldwide. The survey is based on the 6,950 responses from Science readers and other participants from North America (65%), Europe (25%) and the Asia–Pacific region (7%). 


Top Employers Europe 2015 & Top Employers Schweiz/Suisse 2015

Roche in Switzerland was awarded the Top Employers Europe 2015 and Top Employers Schweiz/Suisse 2015 (Rank 1) certification. Roche in Switzerland nurtures and develops talent throughout all levels of the organisation and has demonstrated its leadership status in the HR environment.

Roche is the “Best Swiss Employer” in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry in 2014

The consulting firm Universum surveys professionals with an academic background on their career expectations, how they perceive companies as employers, and what they associate with these employers. In 2014, 4'177 professionals participated in the survey. Roche earned the ranking of best employer in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, among others. Read more