Celgene
3.7 of 5 72 reviews
www.celgene.com Summit, NJ 5000+ Employees

Celgene Reviews

Updated Jul 3, 2014

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89% Approve of the CEO

Celgene President & CEO Robert J. Hugin

Robert J. Hugin

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74% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Great experience!

    Consultant (Former Employee)
    Summit, NJ

    ProsGreat product pipeline, excellent top-level management, outstanding strategy for the future, fulfilling work to help patients in severe need.

    ConsDifficult to secure full-time positions due to high use of contractors.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    High expectations, dynamic company

    Director (Current Employee)
    Summit, NJ

    ProsWell qualified and hard driving employees. Celgene is a very successful biotechnology company with a high entrepreneurial spirit.

    ConsCommunicating clearly about performance expectations could be better.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPerformance expectations are high and well rewarded. Middle management supervisory skills needs work.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company

    Executive Recruiter (Current Employee)
    Newark, NJ

    Proslove the work life balance

    Consold dated systems and archaic methods

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great corporate culture

    Sales Representative (Current Employee)
    Newark, NJ

    Proswe are treated as an adult. this may be easy to say, but in corporate America today, this is rare to find. the level of respect and trust in each others' words is a value we hold very high in the work place

    Conshave to meet sales quota that goes up linearly; but that is the nature of the job. Celgene tries to be fair.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsLeadership is very forward thinking.

    ConsLocation could be a lot better.

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    Incredible training with world-class scientific and business talent

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsFantastic R&D Budget
    VERY strong senior management
    Great benefits and PTO

    ConsMiddle of the road salaries
    Interjection of new positions made advancement challenging
    Academic R&D approach was fun but sacrificed focus

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep doing what you are doing but keep an eye on R&D deliverables

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company going through growing pains

    Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
    Berkeley Heights, NJ

    ProsNice environment and mostly friendly people. Things are busy which is definitely a positive.

    ConsSignificant number of contractors. Many appear less committed than employees.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire more employees and less contractors

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsHard working co-workers
    plentiful work
    pleasant working atmosphere

    Consshort turn around project cycles

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    Great company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsExcellent pay and work life balance

    ConsLimited opportunities to advance career vertical

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    One of the BEST companies I've worked at!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat company to work for. Co-workers were a delight and the building had everything! Loved going into work each day....except for the commute from where I lived.
    Treated their contractors as good as the regular employees.

    ConsThere were none, except for the commute I had.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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