Medicis Pharmaceutical
3.6 of 5 18 reviews
www.medicis.com Scottsdale, AZ 500 to 999 Employees

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Medicis Pharmaceutical Chairman and CEO Jonah Shacknai

Jonah Shacknai

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56% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Good Company under old management

    Senior Graphic Artist (Former Employee)
    Phoenix, AZ

    ProsGood healthcare, coworkers, benefits, reasonable salary

    Consheavy time investment as they foster a workaholic attitude. Status unknown under current (new) management

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company to work for, in the right department

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Scottsdale, AZ

    ProsThis review is before the Valeant acquisition and will most likely not apply after. Great perks; yoga classes, game room, benefits, 401K/ profit sharing, and competitive salaries.

    ConsVery process heavy, regulatory and legal processes are extensive for all departments. Some higher up management are not good managers and would be best utilized in other areas. Certain departments do not recognize hard work; advancement opportunities come through being here a long time.

    Advice to Senior ManagementReallocate manager positions to those that can and want to manage people.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Too bad I am going to lose my job to Valeant

    Quality Assurance (Current Employee)
    Scottsdale, AZ

    ProsKinda seems like a moot point since all the pros will be gone in a little while since Medicis was purchased by Valeant

    ConsPurchased by Valeant, worst decision ever.

    – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great learning experience.

    Territory Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsCompensation is great if you're performing.
    Great ability to pursue additional career options.

    ConsCompliance is a bear---harrowing and mandating everything.

    Advice to Senior ManagementAllow the sales force to do its job.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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