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Enjoyable experience as a Project Associate II at PRA International

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Project Associate II in Lenexa, KS
Current Employee - Project Associate II in Lenexa, KS

I have been working at PRA Health Sciences full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Good work/life balance.
Starting 4 week annual vacation.
Many career advancement opportunities in other departments.

Cons

No career advancement in the Project Associate department. You must transfer to another department before advancing, which can be difficult at times.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 7 people found this helpful  

    Sad to see so many people leaving!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Corporate Recruiter in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Corporate Recruiter in Raleigh, NC

    I worked at PRA Health Sciences full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Keurig Coffee System - yummy coffee at your fingertips!
    Great Christmas Party
    Monthly activities for employees

    Cons

    Managers are power hungry
    Lack of flexibility
    Not family friendly work environment
    Inept bonus plans
    Good Ol' boy system at work
    Merit increases unfairly distributed

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    follow the path of the turnover and it will lead to managment issues - severe, unaddressed, management issues. in many cases, managers have full power over who gets promoted, who gets salary increases, and how merit is distributed. In my department, there were gross salary inequities and those issues were raised, but ignored. there were numerous complaints about our manager's lack of flexibility and harsh and unpredictable attitude and communication style...again, that was ignored. Employees are frustrated and fed up to the point that they are leaving in extremely high numbers.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    Great Company!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Analyst in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Project Analyst in Raleigh, NC

    I have been working at PRA Health Sciences full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    PRA is great about benefits and PTO.

    Cons

    Training is a little lacking. New employees tend to feel a little lost.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Assign a GOOD mentor to every new employee and make sure the mentor is being attentive.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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