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Actavis Reviews

Updated November 7, 2017
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Brent Saunders
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Pros
  • Great benefits, company car, flexibility (in 23 reviews)

  • very good benefits ; reasonable work-life balance (in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Production manager"

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    Former Employee - Prod Manager
    Former Employee - Prod Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits for employees

    Cons

    Too many changes constantly and not good communication

    Advice to Management

    Best communication between top management and employees


  2. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great team work with worked with them 2 years

    Cons

    no cons that I can think of

  3. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Scientist in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Employee - Senior Scientist in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Management encouraged team-work. Good values and ethics.

    Cons

    very busy, especially late in the year

    Advice to Management

    Very encouraging environment and promotion of team-work


  4. "Established pharma company in South Florida"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work. Positive people and high level of working professionals. Very competitive salary.

    Cons

    Management can be improved. Lack of growth and development within groups. Limited upward advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize the great employees you have during their time at the company not after they put in their notice to leave.


  5. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Financial Controller in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Financial Controller in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Actavis full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits
    27 days holiday

    Cons

    No scope for progression

    Advice to Management

    Need to be more open to employees


  6. "IP"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time

    Pros

    Actavis was a great company.

    Cons

    Many transformations in the company.

    Advice to Management

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  7. "work more than 15 yrs"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Actavis full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    great benefit, good environment, and good pay

    Cons

    work longer hours and too political

  8. "Overall working conditions"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Zug (Switzerland)
    Former Employee - Analyst in Zug (Switzerland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time

    Pros

    Well paid, good professionalism and overall job satisfaction was very high among all my peers

    Cons

    Not a famous brand name and difficult to get a job after it

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  9. "Overall, a good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Actavis full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with and awesome benefits package.

    Cons

    Management have favorites who get special privileges and always considered first for new opportunities.


  10. "Great Place to Gain Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at Actavis full-time

    Pros

    For someone who is just starting their career, this was a great company to work for. The management was patient and willing to train newbies on any technique.

    Cons

    Company culture made it difficult to make friendships/network


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