Genentech
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www.gene.com South San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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100% committed to the patients.

Procurement Manager (Current Employee)
South San Francisco, CA

ProsGreat mission; solid benefits; challenging work; beautiful campus - only a few of the many reasons this is a great place to work.

ConsHigh regulatory scrutiny means the pace of change is slow and innovation is difficult. This is no different than the rest of the Pharmaceutical industry.

Advice to Senior ManagementSimplify decision-making and governance: the lack of clarity can stifle progress.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Place to Work

    Process Engineer (Current Employee)
    Vacaville, CA

    I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Smart and professional colleagues, supportive management, great benefits. Cons: A highly regulated industry that needs to satisfy the political… Advice to Senior Management: Continue down the current course. I have observed immense… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Awesome and stimulating place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Wealth of knowledge is amazing salaries are great resources Cons: internal politics lack of transparency Advice to Senior Management: Be more transparent about the Roche rerorg Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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