Genzyme
3.3 of 5 169 reviews
www.genzyme.com Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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Never a dull moment

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

ProsVery dedicated staff. Family atmosphere. People rally together to get the work done. Many different opportunities available. Never boring; lots of challenges and opportunities.

ConsDifficult work life balance. Benefits could be better.

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

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    Positive experience overall.

    Manufacturing Associate (Former Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Genzyme full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Good salary and great people. Cons: Lack of modern equipment, failure to promote from within. Advice to Senior Management: listen to operators on the floor... Stop pretending you know… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Like a life work balance? Don't work in Finance here.

    Finance Manager (Current Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

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


    Pros: Stable company, terrific headquarters facility, good salary and benefits. … Cons: Long hours, unreasonable deadlines (continual issue), complicated systems (good luck getting something paid), complicated reporting, poor systems training, horrible communications (management needs a class or… Advice to Senior Management: Take a class in communications - as abhorrent is too mild a word to describe it. You are burning out your finance staff, plain… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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