Alcimed Reviews

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great company

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Alcimed full-time

    Pros

    A variety of projects and geographies, passionate young team, opportunity to work directly with a client, full consultant responsibility from the start. Challenging and inspiring working culture

    Cons

    Not enough after-project debrief of what has been done good or bad

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Consulting and Management experience

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Consultant
    Former Employee - Consultant

    I worked at Alcimed full-time

    Pros

    Excellent projects with big international clients in various sectors, good consulting exposure, and great camaraderie amongst Consultants and Senior Consultants.

    Cons

    Lack of structured on-the-job training and development programs to promote employees personal and professional growth. Lack of a 'team' environment.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have a set standard for all Project Managers to undergo necessary training in project management, people skills, team building and most importantly leadership skills.

  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    Consultant. Consultant

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    Current Employee - Consultant  in  Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Consultant in Paris (France)

    I have been working at Alcimed full-time for less than a year

    (Translated from English)

    Pros

    Environnement stimulant, une bonne école pour apprendre les bases du monde des affaires.

    Chalenging environement, good school to learn basic of business

    Cons

    Mauvais salaire, mauvais équilibre travail-temps personnel

    Poor salary, poor life work balance

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  5. 4 people found this helpful  

    Des consultants doués sont dirigés par des chefs non performants et sans expérience Talented consultants managed by under-performing, inexperienced managers

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    Former Employee - Consultant  in  Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Consultant in Paris (France)

    I worked at Alcimed

    (Translated from English)

    Pros

    - Consultants jeunes, divers, internationaux et compétents
    - On s'amuse au bureau
    - contact avec les clients importants à partir du premier jour
    - grande variété de tâches
    - bonnes opportunités d'apprentissage sur les secteurs

    - Young, diverse, talented and international consultants
    - Fun in the office
    - exposure to senior clients, from day one
    - wide variety of assignments
    - good learning opportunity to learn about sectors

    Cons

    - Les dirigeants n'ont pas été formés pour cela et la plupart des consultants travaillent de manière isolée, avec peu d'instructions constructives de la part de leur responsable.
     - Les dirigeants sont débordés et font tout au dernier moment, ce qui signifie que les consultants doivent faire des heures supplémentaires à cause de leur manque d'organisation.
     - Les chouchous des chefs sont ceux qui reçoivent les promotions
     - Le fort taux de rotation veut aussi dire que personne n'a d'ancienneté et qu'il n'y a personne de qui apprendre.

    - Managers have no management training, most consultants work isolated with little constructive input from their manager.
     - Managers are overworked and leave stuff for the last minute, meaning consultants work extra hours because of the management's lack of anticipation
     - Business Unit Managers' pets get promoted.
     - High turnover means everyone is junior, and there is no one to learn from.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promouvoir la pertinence et la diversité, et non la capacité à faire des diapos et des présentations

    Promote relevance and diversity instead of the capacity to build slides and presentations

    Doesn't Recommend
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellente ambiance, super formation et expérience mais salaire bas Excellent atmosphere, great learning and exposure but low salary

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Consultant principal  in  Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Consultant principal in Paris (France)

    I worked at Alcimed

    (Translated from English)

    Pros

    Beaucoup de choses à apprendre et d'opportunités, mise en relation rapide avec des clients importants, super équipe au sein d'Alcimed, des propriétaires géniaux ainsi qu'une croissance forte qui génère une croissance soutenue et des opportunités de promot

    Lots of learnings, opportunities, strong exposure to high-level clients quickly, great team within Alcimed, great owners and strong growth creating continuous growth and promotion opportunities

    Cons

    Salaires assez bas (société récente), peu d'avantages, peu d'assistance de la part des administratifs (services support, RH, administratifs, etc.)

    Low salary (young company), very low benefit, low support from administration (support, HR, admin,etc)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Atteindre les prix du marché

    Price up to the market

    Recommends

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