IntegrityWe conduct our business consistent with all applicable laws and are honest in our dealings with customers, employees, shareholders, partners, suppliers, competitors and the community.
ExcellenceWe pursue pharmaceutical innovation, provide high-quality products and strive to deliver superior business results.
Respect for peopleWe maintain an environment built on mutual respect, openness and individual integrity. This includes our concern for all people who touch or are touched by our company: customers, employees, shareholders, partners, suppliers and communities.
We are Lilly
Why do our employees love coming to work each and every day? Here’s what they have to say.
"Opportunity for growth
is actually the biggest
reason that I ended up
hiring into Lilly."
KavitaAssociate Director-Packaging Operations
"At Lilly, I've been able to chart a career that's challenging and rewarding. I'm not required to fit in any box. I'm just required to bring my best as a leader and scientist."
BrianAssociate VP-Statistics - Real World and Access Analytics
"What we do matters, it matters to the people that we interact with. It matters to people in our families and it matters to people around the world."
CecileSr. Director-Design Hub Foundations
Our company by the numbers
36,190Talented individuals are working at Lilly worldwide
55Countries where clinical research is being conducted
1876The year Lilly was founded, by Colonel Eli Lilly, US Civil War Veteran
Lilly is proud to be an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, ancestry, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Our employee resource groups (ERGs) offer strong support networks for their members and help our company develop talented individuals for future leadership roles. Our current groups include: Africa, Middle East, Central Asia Network, Black Employees at Lilly, Chinese Culture Network, Japanese International Leadership Network (JILN), Lilly India Network, Organization of Latinx at Lilly (OLA), PRIDE (LGBTQ+ Allies), Veterans Leadership Network (VLN), Women’s Initiative for Leading at Lilly (WILL), Working and Living with Disabilities (enAble). Learn more about all of our groups.