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Merck KGaA Reviews

Updated 10 Nov 2019

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3.8
78%
Recommend to a Friend
92%
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Merck KGaA CEO Stefan Oschmann
Stefan Oschmann
168 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Low product pipeline new products needed(in 14 reviews)

  • "Corporate culture was very heavy on process which in the end did little to prevent some really poor decision making on the IT side(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Challenging and developing"

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    I worked at Merck KGaA

    Pros

    Everything, you just learn and develop yourself.

    Cons

    Too much work, but will worth it

    Advice to Management

    Lower stress, better results

    Merck KGaA2018-10-28
  2. "Intern"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Merck KGaA

    Pros

    Great work atmosphere and life balance

    Cons

    It takes time before holding responsabilities

    Merck KGaA2018-11-05
  3. "Regulatory Affairs"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Merck KGaA full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment and growth opportunities

    Cons

    Difficult to get noticed, favoritism and bias exist

    Merck KGaA2018-06-05
  4. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Less work load, good salary and other benefits

    Cons

    Hierarchy not followed and people on upper side don't have knowledge

    Advice to Management

    Being a pharma company, needs more attention towards IT department

    Merck KGaA2019-11-09
  5. "Working student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Merck KGaA part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good learning experience.good exposure,work life balance.flexible

    Cons

    Many positions require german language skills for full time postions

    Advice to Management

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    Merck KGaA2019-11-08
  6. "Cash Colelctions"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Merck KGaA full-time

    Pros

    Good Organization Job Security Nice Salary Good Hike

    Cons

    Never faced any problem with the organization

    Merck KGaA2019-11-07
  7. "Best Company"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Merck KGaA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Best thing which I like is, in free time you can learn any new technology. Integrity and giving respect is the core principle of Merck Group. Most important Job Security.

    Cons

    Cons field is not applicable for Merck Group

    Merck KGaA2019-11-05
  8. "A company worth joining"

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    Former Employee - Instruments and Field Specialist in Amsterdam
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Merck KGaA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    solid company, great benefits, room for growth in career

    Cons

    workload , thin support from management, improvisation vs planning

    Advice to Management

    workload management / less re-organisitions

    Merck KGaA2019-11-01
  9. "MERCK"

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    Current Employee - Product Marketing Specialist in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Merck KGaA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Professionalism, strong structure, quality products, cross cultural atmosphere, strong training

    Cons

    There are no cons in my opinion

    Merck KGaA2019-10-30
  10. ".."

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    Current Employee - Finance Business Partner 

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

    Pros

    Good career progression; lateral movements possible

    Cons

    Low pay and long working hours

    Merck KGaA2019-11-10
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