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Basel (Switzerland)
10000+ employees
1996
Company - Public (NVS)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Novartis has been aggressive in attacking illnesses on multiple fronts, including pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and consumer health. Its largest division, Pharmaceuticals, develops and manufactures prescription drugs for blood pressure, cancer, and other ailments ... Read more

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Novartis CEO Joseph (Joe) Jimenez Jr.
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    Pros

    Exposure to both scientific and operational aspect of clinical research. Hands on experiences with varieties of clinical research project management activities. Good interaction opportunities with other matrix team members

    Cons

    Less to freedom to chose assignment of projects.

    Advice to Management

    Need to empower employees at all level to make quick decisions and advocate for the line function he/she represents

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Novartis Interviews

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    Marketing Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in East Hanover, NJ
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Novartis (East Hanover, NJ) in January 2017.

    Interview

    I received an email with the job lead. I applied for the position online and was invited for a live interview for the afternoon. I met and/or had conference calls with team members and cross functional team members. I also had a video interview.

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Novartis Awards & Accolades

  • 25 Best Multinational Companies to Work For (in Latin America), Great Place to Work Institute, 2012
  • Top 50 Employers - Readers' Choice, Equal Opportunity Publications, 2012
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