Forest Labs
2.9 of 5 102 reviews
www.frx.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Forest is OK

Principal Statistical Programmer (Current Employee)
Jersey City, NJ

ProsRelatively reasonable work load compared to other pharma.
Courteously middle management
Reasonable pay package.
OK insurance plans.

ConsNo work from home option
Work location has no free parking
promotion opportunities and frequencies are less compared to other pharma

Advice to Senior ManagementListen, listen, listen
Make decisions based on logic and business practices, rather than emotion and personal preference.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    An another sad story about people in power benefitting the most by working the least & leaving scraps for lower echelon.

    Scientist IV (Current Employee)
    Commack, NY

    I have been working at Forest Labs


    Pros: Benefit package is fair, what one would one expect from another fortune 1000 companies. Flexible working hours for employees in non-managment positions. Also, casual dressing… Cons: Getting promotion, atleast in my department (PR& D) is based on how well your are liked by your project leaders and group leader and has… Advice to Senior Management: To higher managments I would say that its high time for them to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Excellent place to start a career but do not expect to receive a good salary.

    Clinical Scientist (Current Employee)
    Jersey City, NJ

    I have been working at Forest Labs


    Pros: Excellent place to start a career. Great place to learn. Cons: Below average salaries and compensations (including vacation days). Advice to Senior Management: To retain talented young professionals the company needs to pay… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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