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"great working environment"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Emeryville, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Emeryville, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

I think is a great place to work because you can learn from the best people in the field. There are many Scientists and you can learn a lot from them

Cons

have to work long hours to finish project as any workplace. It was a long commute for me that
s why this new job is better

Other Employee Reviews for Novartis

  1. Helpful (7)

    "Novartis is NOT a place to grow professionally"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Emeryville, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Emeryville, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    - Flexible hours and scheduling
    - Discounted NVD products
    - Average benefits. New gym.
    - Limited opportunities for projects abroad (nationally & internationally)

    Cons

    - Little recognition of effort and work. Management is quick to blame and provides little support to their own groups.
    - Promotions given even if individuals are not fully qualified
    - Work is done and prioritized in a constant "crisis" mode, providing little time and opportunity to get "normal" work done.

    Advice to Management

    Provide mandatory performance review of managers from the people they manage! Provide better management training. Stop hiring contracts and then extending their contracts for years with no end in sight. Stop running around like chickens with their heads cut off, you'll hurt yourself and others.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great Place to Work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - (Former) International Executive in Parsippany, NJ
    Former Employee - (Former) International Executive in Parsippany, NJ
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Very professional. Good methods. Excellent products. Strong values and standards. Effective promotion of diversity.

    Cons

    Too much movement of associates and management.

    Advice to Management

    Maintain people longer in their position so that they are fully accountable for their decisions, and they build solid relationships with others.

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