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Updated 13 January, 2018
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "medical manager"

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    Current Employee - Medical Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Medical Manager in Toronto, ON
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    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good cultural environment and flexible hours help to get work balance .

    Cons

    some people are selfish and manager think that destructive feedback would help people development. small affiliate with low global network possibilities.


  2. "Product Manager"

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    Current Employee - Product Manager
    Current Employee - Product Manager
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    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    good culture good people good benefits

    Cons

    no room to advance or move up very flat organization


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    "Product manager"

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    Current Employee - Product Manager in Laval, QC
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Laval, QC
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    dynamics, learning, opportunity, accountable, innovation

    Cons

    too big, not able to speak up, higher management, slow


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    "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Mississauga, ON
    Current Employee - Manager in Mississauga, ON
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    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible work environment, respectful culture

    Cons

    Pay is mediocre, tends to hire less experienced people, little room for advancement within role depending on what department

    Advice to Management

    Provide ability for advancement, pay should reflect person's contributions to the role


  6. "Time spent at Roche Canada"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Very supportive culture to work in

    Cons

    There were no real cons working here


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Systems Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and intelligent colleagues

    Cons

    Compensation feels below market value; sites are spread out across Bay Area.


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    "Forward thinking and innovative global organization"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Roche full-time

    Pros

    The global teams are innovative, forward thinking and incredible thinkers

    Cons

    The Canadian commercial team is a bit behind the times with some very old school thinking but still achieves great results

    Advice to Management

    Change jobs once in a while at the top level to get some new perspective, listen to new people from other industries or organizations


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    "Roche Laval"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Laval, QC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Laval, QC
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Roche full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Salary was interesting at least

    Cons

    Very political, poor HR dept.


  10. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Roche full-time

    Pros

    Supportive, teamwork focused and career developing

    Cons

    I have no cons to share


  11. Helpful (2)

    "Great Long-Term Vision"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Roche full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very collaborative work environment. Very good pipeline. Company based on continuous innovation.

    Cons

    Flat organization. LAck of opportunities for vertical movement but lots of opportunities for horizontal movement if you like to learn the business and develop in pharma/biotech.

    Advice to Management

    Provide more opportunity for growth within roles with senior titles.


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