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"Genentech is patient and science focused, but lacks career development"

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

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

Pros

Excellent compensation and benefits. The overall vision of the company is patient and science focused.

Cons

Limited career opportunities for field based people. Very politically charged at the management level.

Advice to Management

Provide greater career development for field based individuals.

Other Employee Reviews for Genentech

  1. "New employee"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Individual's are enabled to take on leadership roles. An entrepreneurial culture seems to be fostered within this company.

    Cons

    Company seems to rely heavily on individual's knowledge instead of well defined business processes and systems


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Overall, it has been positive experience."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Genentech full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good location.
    Overall compensation is good, relatively speaking.
    R&D in Oncology area has been strong.

    Cons

    Some of cultures have changed in recent years.
    Playing politics is seen more in recent years.

    Advice to Management

    None

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