Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Reviews

Updated January 28, 2015
Updated January 28, 2015
510 Reviews
3.8
510 Reviews
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Bristol-Myers Squibb CEO & Director Lamberto Andreotti
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Significant work life balance opportunities with flexible hours or work location (in 78 reviews)

  • Supportive work environment, emphasis on expanding skill set, caring matrix management (in 23 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance gets a lot of talk but they are not walking the walk (in 12 reviews)

  • Very slow decision making by senior management (in 17 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate in Plainsboro, NJ
    Current Employee - Associate in Plainsboro, NJ

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    The work to life balance

    Cons

    The turnaround of the employee

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great Place to Work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    Leaders are smart, innovative and passionate. High value placed on talent. Work life balance is cultural. Great job by CEO.

    Cons

    No cons that I can see. Compared to other organizations in which I have worked, BMS is quite impressive so far.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Seems much better for employees than contractors

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Decent environment. Friendly atmosphere for women.

    Cons

    Lots of processes and red tape. Contractors are mostly disposable.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Service Now Developer

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    Good work environment and no pressure

    Cons

    Less positions and time period of positions

  6.  

    Great company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plainsboro, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plainsboro, NJ

    I worked at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    Interesting work, opportunities to learn and grow, possibility to work remotely, great work and life balance, good benefits and decent salaries.

    Cons

    Can't think about any evident cons.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Mercury Support System Analyst

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Mercury Support Analyst in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Mercury Support Analyst in Tampa, FL

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    Nice place to work and great atmosphere

    Cons

    None, good training and great attitude.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep going

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Progressive company with clear mission

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Counsel
    Current Employee - Counsel

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    Sense of mission and purpose, good benefits and salary, interesting products and pipeline

    Cons

    Terrible cafeteria food, difficult commute

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Intern in Princeton, NJ
    Current Employee - Intern in Princeton, NJ

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    good place to work, nice environment

    Cons

    there is no cons really......

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    there is not much advice......

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Wonderful place to work!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New Brunswick, NJ
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New Brunswick, NJ

    I have been working at Bristol-Myers Squibb

    Pros

    Its a wonderful place to work and the people are awesome.

    Cons

    Nothing negative with respect to cons.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Doing a great job!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Fulfilling Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Bristol-Myers Squibb full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Interesting Work, Results Oriented, Great Benefits, Longevity, Flexible work arrangements

    Cons

    very competitive environment, slow to change

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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