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What is it like to work at Firmenich?

3.7Work/Life Balance
3.9Salary/Benefits
3.3Job Security/Advancement
3.4Management
3.6Culture
4.0
Last assignment was perfect fit; enjoyed colleagues and assignment
Written by Global Senior Business Controller (Former Employee) from Plainsboro, NJ on June 28, 2018
My ideal assignment would be a business and/or innovation controller in a food/fragrance house. My typical day consisted of:
(1) the generation of ad hoc revenue, gross margin, vitality, and general operating expense analysis.
(2) the development, validation, risk assessment, and tracking of financial performance of global innovation and creation - more... projects
I essentially self-governed with a great deal of latitude. Projects were conducted by cross-functional teams, but tended to be more risk-averse than other companies with which I have worked. The most enjoyable part of the job was its ... - less
ProsExcellent 401K match, profit sharing, generous personal leave
ConsExcessively "Top Down" in its management style
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