American Cancer Society
2.9 of 5 390 reviews
www.cancer.org Atlanta, GA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Extremely stressful

Area Executive Director (Former Employee)
West Palm Beach, FL

ProsYou are doing great work for Cancer research

ConsEven though it is non-profit, the sr level employees are out to keep their jobs, and that makes for a very unhappy team.

Advice to Senior ManagementQuit playing games with donations.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Volunteers are not properly supported

    Income Development Representative (Former Employee)

    I worked at American Cancer Society full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Work-life balance, flexible schedule, great volunteers Cons: Poor management, inefficient operations, lack of advancement opportunities, internal politics, overall expenses… Advice to Senior Management: Get a handle on managing expenses and improving operational efficiencies. Provide needed support to staff and volunteers by acting on valid… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Waiting for my job to start.

    Cancer Information Specialist (Current Employee)
    Austin, TX

    I have been working at American Cancer Society full-time for less than a year


    Pros: I've heard there are great benefits. The training is long… Cons: The dress code is too casual. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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