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Novartis Overview

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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

Novartis Reviews

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Novartis CEO Joseph (Joe) Jimenez Jr.
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Novartis full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work. Positive career outlook.

    Cons

    Not much to complain about

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Novartis Photos

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Novartis photo of: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Factory (Photo thanks to Geograph user Anthony Parkes, Some Rights Reserved)
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Novartis Interviews

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    Middle Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Diego, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Novartis (San Diego, CA).

    Interview

    First there was a phone call interview with HR, which led to a phone interview with the department head. Seemed to go very well, but did not recieve an offer

    Interview Questions

    • What do you do when someone on your team is not cooperating with the game plan?   Answer Question
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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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