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

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Very rewarding and challenging summer internship experience

Summer Intern (Former Employee)
South San Francisco, CA

I worked at Genentech as an intern for less than a year

ProsVery sophisticated internship program that provides its participants with meaningful projects. Very welcoming environment for young people. Strong commitment to their mission statement and providing students with exposure across business areas.

ConsDifficult to get "a foot in the door" as a university student who was looking for an opportunity with the firm.

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

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Proud to work for this company.

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South San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: The pay and benefits are rewarding and competitive, and Genentech continues to find ways to appreciate the contributions of… Cons: It can be difficult to maintain an adequate work/life balance. This is pretty dependent… Advice to Senior Management: n/a Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Finance Manager (Former Employee)
South San Francisco, CA

I worked at Genentech full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: *Employees are smart but humble *Fun culture *Solid career development/career coaching *Established finance tools/systems and… Cons: *Lacking a strong scientific background can be a challenge, even in finance (this… Advice to Senior Management: Continue to maintain Genentech's fun, innovative, campus-like environment Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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