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"High pressure, good benefits, good people"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Jolla, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Jolla, CA
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No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Pfizer full-time

Pros

The majority of the people are smart, good at what they do, and nice/helpful. The work is interesting and cutting edge and hard work is recognized

Cons

The work is fast-paced and high pressure. People are competitive and there are politics.

Advice to Management

improve rapport by decreasing pressure and interacting with the people doing the work

Other Employee Reviews for Pfizer

  1. "Decent place to start, but too corporate."

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Kansas City, MO
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is good and company is well organized.

    Cons

    Not stable at all and micromanaged.

    Advice to Management

    Make a commitment to your employees so they can have a career.


  2. Helpful (4)

    "Constant Layoffs with Lots of employee turnover...not much gets done."

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    Former Employee - Information Technology Manager
    Former Employee - Information Technology Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pfizer full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pros – - good benefit and compensation
    - very little workload and very little work being done
    - onsite gym and flexible working hours
    - helping your manager renovating his house will get you a long way

    Cons

    Cons – - all politics and no reward for hard work
    - be careful with the HR. They could lure you back from cancer treatment and lay you off
    - limited career growth for minorities and women in general
    - severance package getting worse over the years

    Advice to Management

    Advice to Senior Management – Move and outsource R&D to China will back fire very soon.

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