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Outsourcing Finance Functions

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Finance Manager in New Providence, NJ
Current Employee - Finance Manager in New Providence, NJ

I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 10 years)

Approves of CEO
Approves of CEO

Pros

Positive changes to focus on what company does best

Cons

Too much outsourcing; in-house experience will be lost

Advice to Management

Evaluate loss of experience when outsourcing and invest in employee development

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  1. Positive - Going thru a lot of change

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

    I worked at Alcatel-Lucent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good place to work. Excellent benefits. Flexibility of work hours & work at home schedules.

    Cons

    No sense of shared purpose, its become a very virtualized company where conference calls are the norm rather than face 2 face contact. Much change in organization structures from Business units, regional services centers, and sales.


  2. Good company for balancing personal life and work life.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Murray Hill, NJ
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Murray Hill, NJ

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Reasonable work hours although things can get hectic at certain times of the year. If your colleagues are smart, you can learn a lot from them as there is a lot of emphasis on doing things methodically.

    Cons

    Due to current cost cutting measures, very little opportunity to visit trade shows and industry events to keep up to date with the rest of the communications industry.


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