Warner Chilcott Limited Reviews

Updated August 7, 2014
Updated August 7, 2014
76 Reviews

2.9
76 Reviews
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Warner Chilcott Limited Founder Allen Chao, Ph.D.
Allen Chao, Ph.D.
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great benefits, yearly bonus with shares in the company, and exposure to corporate pharma (in 7 reviews)

  • If you increase market share you will get rewarded very nicely with their bonus structure they have in place (in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • There is absolutely NO consideration for work/life balance (in 4 reviews)

  • It can be seen as a result of their high turnover rate of their employees (in 5 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Awful company, unprofessional, terrible leadership and management

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative
    Former Employee - Sales Representative

    I worked at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, willing to give a chance to those wanting to break into industry, nearly unlimited expense budget.

    Cons

    District Managers are often less than 30 years old with little to no work or life experience. Unprofessional, unskilled at managing and bringing out the best in others - they manage with an iron club and have an arrogant condescending demeanor. They would most likely fail in any other management role at any other company or industry since their lack of professionalism is astounding. They usually have to skill set in management, they were at one time a sales rep with a few months of great performance and got promoted to manager, though they possess no management qualities.They endorse and encourage unethical sales practices. Leadership beyond DMs is also disappointing. Hands off, lack of communication, short-sighted. Awful training. Quality of overall sales force : abrasive, overly aggressive, loud, trashy, inarticulate, and education from less than impressive Universities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No advice...this place has been a bomb for quite a while.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Great opportunity but was laid off

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative
    Current Employee - Sales Representative

    I have been working at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great pay, bonus, got a promotion in 6 months to full line rep, amazing benefits.

    Cons

    Laid off, bad reputation of high turnover,

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Fabulous opportunity!

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    Current Employee - Women's HealthCare Representative  in  Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Women's HealthCare Representative in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing managers and training experiences, huge bonuses, company car, stock options, incredible benefits... has truly been a wonderful company to work for.

    Cons

    Too much instability and uncertain future.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great entry-level company

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time

    Pros

    large bonus potential, stocks, company car, no pods

    Cons

    Not keeping up with current pharma, extremely competitive

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Excellent

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Director Global Procurement  in  Manati, PR
    Former Employee - Senior Director Global Procurement in Manati, PR

    I worked at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    growth opportunity, company culture and work life balance

    Cons

    Warner Chilcott was purchased by Actavis and the work culture is completely different

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Paid well worked like a dog

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative  in  New York, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in New York, NY

    I worked at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    High bonus potential and expense account.

    Cons

    Frat boy culture and lack of experienced leadership.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Call a reputable consultancy.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  8.  

    This was a good company that went bad in the last few years before being acquired by Actavis.

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    Former Employee - District Sales Manager  in  Miami, FL
    Former Employee - District Sales Manager in Miami, FL

    I worked at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Small company culture and excellent incentive compensation plan. Also, one of the few pharma companies that offered stock options and restricted shares as part of the incentive compensation plan.

    Cons

    No company support in negotiating with managed care for favored tier status of it's promoted products. Paranoia and fear based culture in the last year or two due to Dept. of Health investigations.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire a good lawyer.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    Stress filled working environment without much structure

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Warner Chilcott Limited

    Pros

    Great compensation for consistent high performers. Quick promotions

    Cons

    No job security ever and inexperienced management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More management training

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    I really enjoyed their competitive bonus structure and wish I had worked their longer to make more money.

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    Current Employee - Specialty Sales Representative  in  Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Specialty Sales Representative in Baltimore, MD

    I have been working at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    More generous bonus structure than other pharmaceutical companies, employees were offered stock options. The better the rep, the more stocks you received.

    Cons

    They were acquired by Activas Inc. Upper management was always changing as well. Shortly after I was hired it seemed like the company was becoming more and more unstable.

    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Warner Chilcott is gone

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative
    Former Employee - Sales Representative

    I worked at Warner Chilcott Limited full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good pay if you can keep market share growing

    Cons

    lack of leadership and direction. The CEO was as crooked as they come. The company was bought out the this company is no longer around. They changed there focus on a regular basis

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get a clue

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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