Get the inside buzz from graduates at Johnson & Johnson

9.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 14 ratings in 2016)
"A huge company with great people and plenty of opportunity."
Culture
9.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.7 / 10
 
Hours
9.2 / 10
 
Salary
8.5 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.2 / 10
 
 
Training
8.1 / 10
 

Pros

  • Graduates are excited by the range of projects and the level of responsibility they receive.
  • The company is flexible with working hours meaning that graduates can maintain a good work/life balance.
  • Managers are easily accessible and very supportive of graduates' development and progression.
  • The culture is friendly and open-door with lots of teamwork across departments.

Cons

  • Some found that the early training was a lot to take on at once.
  • Graduates could have more interaction with other graduates at different offices.
  • It may take time for graduates to get set up on internal IT and HR systems.
  • The pharmaceutical industry has a lot of processes that can slow work down.

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"It's 130 years old and is one of the world's biggest healthcare companies."

"A great company to work for, offering a good work/life balance."

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