Genentech
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www.gene.com South San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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100% committed to the patients.

Procurement Manager (Current Employee)
South San Francisco, CA (US)

I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGreat mission; solid benefits; challenging work; beautiful campus - only a few of the many reasons this is a great place to work.

ConsHigh regulatory scrutiny means the pace of change is slow and innovation is difficult. This is no different than the rest of the Pharmaceutical industry.

Advice to Senior ManagementSimplify decision-making and governance: the lack of clarity can stifle progress.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Place to Work

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Vacaville, CA (US)

I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Smart and professional colleagues, supportive management, great benefits. Cons: A highly regulated industry that needs to satisfy the political… Advice to Senior Management: Continue down the current course. I have observed immense… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Market Planning at Genentech

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Pros: Amazing products, Great teams, but competition is strong for promotion. If you're looking to learn… Cons: Because of the quality of the recruitment, current employees face stiff competition for promotion. But, if you're… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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