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The Medicines Company Reviews

Updated August 16, 2018
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The Medicines Company Chief Executive Officer Clive A. Meanwell
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  1. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Project Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work, good pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Need to concentrate on fewer products. Not good to overextend. A little bit of confusion about duties.


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    "Director"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Enjoyed the opportunities to work in small environment; learned a great deal; great co-workers

    Cons

    Management is all over the place; making decisions only to make new decisions a month or two later. All decisions go through CEO.

  3. "Next"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at The Medicines Company full-time

    Pros

    The Salary's here are very good, sometimes too good, if you know what I meant

    Cons

    Rally way too many to list


  4. "Senior director"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Hardworking people ,
    Good learning opportunities

    Cons

    Small company mentality , limited resources

    Advice to Management

    Think outside the box


  5. "Medical Sales Rep"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time

    Pros

    The people were great to work with as a team!

    Cons

    Leadership is bad....focus is blurry


  6. "CSM"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great People and compensation plan. Excellent benefits

    Cons

    company very volatile, The company direction is a little unclear


  7. "Good people, good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time

    Pros

    Great people work here. For solid mentors, reliable colleagues, learning opportunities, and personal development, this company provides an excellent environment.

    Cons

    Due to the size of the company, leadership is able to shift and change direction as needed to meet the needs of the business and the re-organizations can be taxing.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the positive engagement with all levels of employees and transparent communications.

  8. "Administrative"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time

    Pros

    Innovative company a lot of creative ways to get things done!

    Cons

    Sometimes too much on Sr. Management Plate

    Advice to Management

    No advice needed to give to management


  9. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at The Medicines Company full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, holidays, pay

    Cons

    Growth opportunities don't exist, bad maternity leave


  10. "Customer Solutions Manager"

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    Former Employee - Customer Solutions Manager in Albany, NY
    Former Employee - Customer Solutions Manager in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Enjoyed my time here very much. Fast paced, fast changing, felt like I was making a difference

    Cons

    Large territory. Limited on pursuing new indications for products


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