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Actavis Overview

Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
10000+ employees
Allergan
Unknown
Company - Public (ACT)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Pfizer
Actavis is now part of Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN). Allergan is a bold, global pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceuticals, devices and biologic products for patients around the world.

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Actavis Reviews

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    Current Employee - Finance Director in Parsippany, NJ
    Current Employee - Finance Director in Parsippany, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Actavis full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It was an entrepreneurial company with many experienced industry veterans who can make things happen. Good 401k match and no cost for actavis drug

    Cons

    Constant merge and acquisition, no stability and become bureaucratic and lost advantage in the industry. Not enough PTO. Not good enough health benefits

    Advice to Management

    Learn from people who knows their business instead of encouraging bureaucratic culture

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Actavis Interviews

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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Actavis (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Recruiting Agency-Provided this position as a temp position after 4month. I then had a phone screen, HR 1:1 I then had a panel interview then an offer was provided. You are asked questions processing expense reports, travel logistics management and supporting various managers in a large team. As well as managing special projects throughout demanding request and tasks.

    Interview Questions

    • Experience with software tools?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No negotiation

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