Johnson & Johnson
3.6 of 5 1,216 reviews
www.jnj.com New Brunswick, NJ 5000+ Employees

Johnson & Johnson Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.6 1,216 reviews

                             

88% Approve of the CEO

Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky

Alex Gorsky

(303 ratings)

77% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Campus is beautiful; work/life balance policies good; company store very convenient"
    in 110 reviews
  • "I was very excited to gain employment with J&J because it is a highly coveted company"
    in 108 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work/life balance is respected, but there are high expectations to get a lot done"
    in 50 reviews
  • "In consumer sector what ever Walmart wants is what J&J will do even at a lose"
    in 80 reviews
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Marketing Intern at India HQ, Mumbai

Marketing Intern (Former Employee)
Mumbai

I worked at Johnson & Johnson as an intern for less than a year

ProsIt has great culture and very forthcoming employees who are always ready to help. Go the extra mile to make things look perfect

ConsI could not find any

Advice to Senior ManagementThey might want to introduce some creative people

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

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Satisfactory.

Drug Product Development (Former Employee)
Mulund West

I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGlobal exposure level.
Good values.
Loved the Credo.

ConsSLT are only listener.
Too much of micromanagement.
Found some politics.

Advice to Senior ManagementBe more specific when find a person for the said position.
Frequent changes in SLT and GLT makes an impact down the line.

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

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Fabulous Company

Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsRespect for everyone, very friendly culture and employee friendly policies. Tremendous amount of freedom and opportunities to learn and grow your career. A lot of very good senior management folks.

ConsSlow decision making, we don't take tough decisions easily, too many mediocre people in the organisation, top heavy in many markets which limits growth.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to take bold decisions especially in growing markets and get only the best people on board.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to build a career...

Territory Manager (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time for more than a year

ProsBrand recognition, benefits (car+mileage+phone etc)

ConsHigh cost of products to sell

Advice to Senior ManagementUnderstand ground reality before pushing sales targets into the throat of sales reps..

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to be in

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Johnson & Johnson

ProsSupportive superior and peers who act as support system
Competitive pay structure
Deep pockets that help in driving various initiatives

ConsSome functions have very lean teams, making work load massive for some
Slow decision making process which gives the perception of a 'laid back' company

Advice to Senior Management-

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Supply Chain Analyst (Former Employee)
Mumbai

I worked at Johnson & Johnson as an intern for less than a year

ProsExcellent work environment and salary

ConsI don't think there are any

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great learning experience

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Mumbai

I have been working at Johnson & Johnson as an intern for less than a year

ProsGood working environment.
Aid in Professional and Personality growth.

ConsThere are none in the company

Advice to Senior Managementnone

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Good company to work for only if you are a direct employee

Diagnostic Specialist (Former Employee)
Rānchī

I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time for more than a year

ProsAwesome Training and healthy culture

ConsYou are treated like nothing if you are a third party employee

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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its an one of best organisation-in my total career spen period..

Associate (Former Employee)
Muzaffarpur, Bihar

I worked at Johnson & Johnson as a contractor for more than a year

ProsBetter prospects,employee satisfaction,work balanced nature,Disciplined.

ConsPromotion of employee in company chain!

Advice to Senior ManagementNo such more

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

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An excellent learning experience.

Director (Former Employee)
Mumbai

I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time for more than 10 years

ProsOne of the best place to learn. System and process driven. Strong numbers focus ensuring generation of surplus and business continuity. People development.

ConsMarket and Customer focus which used to be the strength has somehow got lost.

Advice to Senior ManagementTop management should spend time with the customers directly rather than overly depending on ppt and meetings.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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