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Updated 14 Oct 2019

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MSD CEO Kenneth C. Frazier
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  1. "Safety Data Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MSD full-time

    Pros

    Focus on career development, great management

    Cons

    Long hours, high pressure environment

    MSD2018-11-01
  2. "Medical /Sales Representative"

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    Current Employee - Medical Delegate in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Recognized company around the world. Biggest leading company in pharmaceutical industry

    Cons

    Need to give some chances to new employees to work with this company

    Advice to Management

    If management look after there employees like a king employees make the company in highest standard.

    MSD2017-10-19
  3. "good place to work for"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MSD

    Pros

    good place to work msd

    Cons

    there is alot of paper work

    MSD2017-01-03
  4. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time

    Pros

    Employee are respected and well paid

    Cons

    Nothing against, highly dependent on research & development

    MSD2019-10-14
  5. "Great company but lack of focus on retaining talent"

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    Current Employee - Medical Science Liaison in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great products and company culture

    Cons

    Lack of established development pathways in Medical department

    Advice to Management

    Retain talent

    MSD2019-09-30
  6. "A Good place to develop your career"

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    Former Employee - Incident Manager in Prague
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MSD full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people Good working conditions Good Salary Good work/life balance

    Cons

    Heavy beaurocracy Old systems if you work in IT

    Advice to Management

    Try to be a bit more agile Update technology

    MSD2019-09-30
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good Products but high turnover"

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    Current Employee - Hospital Sales Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Some genuinely good managers Quality products Flexible environment

    Cons

    Almost an yearly restructure creating insecurity. Number of bully managers

    Advice to Management

    No use creating corporate strategies & buzzwords when people are afraid to speak up.

    MSD2019-09-23
  8. "Very well organized company"

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    Former Employee - Safety Data Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MSD full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Perfect place to start career, great trainings, professional managers

    Cons

    Low chances for grow

    MSD2019-09-24
  9. "Flexible working culture with many social activities. Work load is manageable depending on the time of the month."

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    Current Employee - Senior Mobile Applications Developer in Queenstown Estate, Central
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1. Very focus on security and compliance 2. Flexible working culture 3. Work life balance 4. Can try out new technologies

    Cons

    1. Too many meetings 2. Too hierarchical 3. Unpredictable projects

    MSD2019-09-24
  10. "Product Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time

    Pros

    Very energetic ambitious company

    Cons

    Potential opportunities Outlook Job description

    MSD2019-09-20
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