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"Still a good place to work"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Market Planning Manager in South San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Senior Market Planning Manager in South San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Science/patient focus, strong pipeline, extremely talented people

Cons

Some opacity in hiring, promotion, and raises

Advice to Management

Try to keep and augment the entrepreneurial spirit

Other Employee Reviews for Genentech

  1. "Excellent company with strong R & D and patient first commitment."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Clinical Specialist in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Clinical Specialist in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Genentech (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Strength of R & D
    Investment in people
    Opportunity for personal growth
    Benefits

    Cons

    Perceived expensive meds
    Partnership with Roche Legacy personnel

    Advice to Management

    Value the Roche legacy


  2. Helpful (4)

    "Frustration Due To Lack Of Recognition"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Administrator in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Systems Administrator in South San Francisco, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits
    Fair overall compensation
    Good programs for personal and professional development

    Cons

    Opportunities for advancement in position and salary are extremely limited
    Since Roche took over, all non-Research jobs have been devalued
    Former company culture, which made it exciting for everyone who worked there, is now gone.

    Advice to Management

    Restore the Genentech culture, or you will continue to lose your best people.

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