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How to Decide if a Job Offer is Worth Taking

Posted on November 2019

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​Receiving a job offer after a long application and interview process can feel like winning the lottery, especially within the pharma and life sciences sector where employees need complicated skill sets and recruitment cycles can take a long time.

However, there is much to consider before you say ‘yes’ to a job offer. Taking a job offer is making a decision about how you will spend 40 hours a week, and it is important to know that you will be happy on a day-to-day basis within the role.

This guide is for candidates who are considering a job offer on how to look beyond an attractive salary package and evaluate every aspect of a role, from how tolerable the morning commute will be, to whether there are opportunities to advance your career path within a role.

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