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Actavis Reviews

Updated January 13, 2017
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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. "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


  2. "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


  3. "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.


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  5. "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


  6. "How does it look to work in Actavis company Serbia"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Dynamic, competent and interesting colleagues

    Cons

    Weak management, low salaries, rare promotion opportunities, HR talent selection could be better.


  7. "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    There are good work practicies and work atmosphere.

    Cons

    There is shift work for no much money.


  8. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Senior QA Specialist in Corona, CA
    Former Employee - Senior QA Specialist in Corona, CA

    I worked at Actavis (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company. Very supportive management and opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    Grew very fast through acquisitions. Experienced some disconnect and gaps in systems.


  9. "Territory sales rep"

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

    Pros

    Great benefits, company car, flexibility

    Cons

    Micromanaged, low base, hard to hit baselines


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    "contract"

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    Former Employee - Area Business Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Area Business Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    good pay and benefits, good leadership, open to suggestion from field,

    Cons

    did not always take field advise when it was advantageous to
    no growth positions
    very abrupt lay off


  11. "my Actavis / Allergan"

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    Current Employee - QA Compliance Specialist in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Current Employee - QA Compliance Specialist in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and supportive management. Has programs to excel into your filed.

    Cons

    Have to put longs hours, short staff.



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