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Roche Reviews

Updated 3 Apr 2020

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4.0
83%
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Roche CEO Roche Group Severin Schwan
Severin Schwan
965 Ratings
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  • "There are no cons to working here(in 46 reviews)

  • "Senior management does not consider the amount of great talent available within the organization when making strategic decisions(in 42 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Corporate Reject 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Really great company. Exciting pipeline. Great team morale. Managers and directors are accessible.

    Cons

    Large regulated company means slow to react to changes in market

    Roche2020-02-05
  2. "Technician"

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    Current Employee - Technician in Ennis
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team environment. Great place to work

    Cons

    Was not many many opportunities for promotion

    Roche2019-12-21

    Roche Response

    January 6, 2020HR associate

    Thanks for sharing your review with us. Roche wants to provide development possibilities for all employees. All of us are asked to take the initiative for our own development and Roche provides a variety of offers to support this. We encourage you to schedule a check-in wit your manager about your development.

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  3. "Technician"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ennis
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You are Valued as an employee

    Cons

    It is closing down unfortunately

    Roche2019-12-11
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Roche is quite dedicated its efforts in oncology area and in the middle of digital transformation.

    Cons

    It is still a family business style and sometimes it may be conservative.

    Roche2019-08-25
  5. "Very good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Training and development is important to roche. They value their employees

    Cons

    Possibly gives you an unrealistic expectation of business with how freely they spend money

    Roche2019-08-02
  6. "Excellent Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    All the benefits, annual leave, flexi working. Great work/life balance.

    Cons

    None can think of, maybe the location but that would be it!

    Roche2019-06-05
  7. Helpful (2)

    "A hedge fund that just keeps on getting lucky"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Substantial resources Good reputation among physicians Opportunities for development Adept at identifying takeover targets

    Cons

    Extremely political work environment. Truth is a negotiable concept. Upper management are very disconnected from the realities of the business. R&D has had very limited success in Europe (luckily Genentech & Chugai are effective).

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    Roche2019-02-08
  8. "Great place to work and learn"

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    I have been working at Roche

    Pros

    Salary is great at Roche UK

    Cons

    Nothing really was less good

    Roche2019-01-10
  9. "Overall good company but beware of work life balance."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Excellent team spirit. The company really encourages you to explore your own development path and assist where they can.

    Cons

    Work life balance is poor.

    Roche2017-12-17
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Big Ego ,No Knowledge"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Good location and canteen

    Cons

    Selelct own people , no respect for talented people. You need to know someone to get a job or to get promotion.

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    Roche2017-12-21
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