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Bayer Germany Reviews

Updated Sep 14, 2019

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Bayer CEO Werner Baumann
Werner Baumann
37 Ratings
  1. "Providing innovative solutions for patients worldwide"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Berlin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Driving the future of healthcare

    Cons

    Being part of a traditional German organisation

    Advice to Management

    Culture eats strategy for breakfast

    Bayer2019-07-31
  2. "Working at Bayer"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources in Leverkusen
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Interesting times after the acquisition of Monsanto

    Cons

    Slow decision making Not everyone understands the urgency to change

    Advice to Management

    Become more agile Empower workforce to be more innovative

    Bayer2019-08-16
  3. "Quality control"

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    Current Employee - Quality Control Analyst/Review in Berlin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer full-time

    Pros

    I like to work world top 10 company

    Cons

    No downsides working in Bayer.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    Bayer2019-07-16
  4. "Very good and professional company"

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    Current Contractor - Innovation in Leverkusen
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer for less than a year

    Pros

    - development opportunities, - work with high level professionalists, - serious approach to the employee, - good salary

    Cons

    - bad organizational structure - lack of agile mindset in management level

    Bayer2019-05-13
  5. "The best employer"

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    Current Employee - Intern in Leverkusen
    Recommends

    I have been working at Bayer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - good experience and a nice point in your CV - interesting projects and friendly team - relaxed atmosphere and home-office days - the internship is paid

    Cons

    No cons, unless, the contingency issues in the last year

    Bayer2019-04-17
  6. "Pharmaceuticals Marketing"

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    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern in Berlin
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer for less than a year

    Pros

    1. Work culture 2. Task 3. Team bonding

    Cons

    less entry level opportunities for interns Most entry level positions only for apprencities

    Advice to Management

    Please also consider interns for full time employment

    Bayer2019-01-04
  7. "Research"

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    Former Employee - Researcher in Cologne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    the teams offer a good teamspirit

    Cons

    reductions in headcount imminent for next year

    Bayer2018-12-29
  8. "PA"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Leverkusen
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer for less than a year

    Pros

    Well established company. Great work life balance.

    Cons

    Keeps too many employees on Contract long term without converting to permanent positions.

    Advice to Management

    Reward contracted employees when possible, after proven performance. Keeping too many good workers on long term contract without conversion.

    Bayer2018-12-02
  9. "Inhouse consulting"

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    Former Employee - Inhouse Consulting Intern in Leverkusen
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Supportive culture, friendly, variety of projects

    Cons

    Conservative, slow pace in learning

    Bayer2018-11-05
  10. "Finance Business Partner"

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    Current Employee - Business Finance Manager in Berlin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good company with a great international job opportunities, highly qualified managers and peers, nice experience.

    Cons

    Due to family reasons, I am open to opportunities sin Turkey (Istanbul and Ankara)

    Bayer2018-09-16
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