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great company
Customer Service Coordinator (Former Employee) –  safety harbor, flNovember 19, 2014
lots of perks! good company to work for. great benefits, great family atmosphere. lots of change since i worked there.
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environment de travail agreable
Customer Care Key Accounts Representative (Former Employee) –  Genève, GENovember 15, 2014
les collaborateurs ouverts
la localisation proche du domicile
les horaires
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Prepared equipment and materials needed for the Packaging of product in accordance with standard operating procedures (SOP’s).
Packaging Operator (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJNovember 10, 2014
Responsible for operating and maintaining Packaging Equipment according to written procedures and company policies regarding safety and sanitation, in order to manufacture material that conforms to specifications.
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Enjoyable work environment..
Spray Dry Operator/ Compounder (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJOctober 9, 2014
Prepared equipment and materials needed for the manufacture of Durarome and learned to work faster as a team. Management was understanding and would work with you at times. Co-workers were decent when they were working theres not really a difficult part to this job if you know what your doing. The most enjoyable part was finishing up the job perfectly.
Pros
Everyone is friendly
Cons
a little laid back
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aspect agréable du poste
Customer Care Fine Fragrance (Former Employee) –  Meyrin, GESeptember 25, 2014
autonomie sur le poste
horaires flexibles
travail d'équipe avec des collaborateurs agréables et compétants
Pros
restaurant d'entreprise, parking
Cons
pas de primes pour cause de contrat intérim
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Estricto,pero llevadero...
Operario O.U.R (Current Employee) –  Buenos Aires, BAugust 28, 2014
Una empresa que despues de un gran incendio levanto cabeza,y por ese mismo tema se pusieron estrictos con las normas de seguridad,se tiene comunicacion fluida con los superiores,con muchas reun iones de por medio...
Pros
Cada 3 meses se abona una prima cooperativa
Cons
no todos los empleados estamos en igualdad de condiciones
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Na
REGIONAL CONSUMER INSIGHT MANAGER, EMEA (Current Employee) –  İstanbulAugust 13, 2014
Well job - life balance
Good people to work with
Less dynamic
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good place to work
Maintenance Mechanic/Electrician (Current Employee) –  CAAugust 4, 2014
good place to learn and work
exposed to many different kinds of work
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Key concepts learned / Main take-aways as Sourcing Manager
Sourcing Manager (Current Employee) –  Geneva, Shanghai, SingaporeJuly 26, 2014
Use DMAIC approach (Define Measure Analyse Implement Control) when relevant for continuous improvement projects

Rely on CAR concept (Context, Actions, Results + timeline) to face challenges, tight situations 'crisis' as well as to adopt appropriate and effective communication with stakeholders

Meeting preparation is key to drive productive and effective business discussions with solid negotiation plan (strenghts & weaknesses analysis of each party), BATNA definition and validation with management (Best Alternative To a Negotiated Agreement).

Time control, Priorities definition, General good organisation skills to meet the deadlines.

Strategy development relying on Porter forces model, SWOT and Market dynamics analysis, Cross-functional work to define the key business requirements.
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A nice company with a culture that enjoys great freedom
Account Manager (Current Employee) –  shanghaiJuly 22, 2014
Originated from Switzerland, Firmenich is a typical European company that enjoys a company culture with lots of freedom. It has a very flat structure which means positions will be stable.
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AWESOME Company
Manufacturing ACM Supervisor (Former Employee) –  Plainsboro, NJJune 25, 2014
Great benefits-Available overtime
Salary is outstanding
Loyal supervisors and comfortable work environment
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Productive and fun place to work
Summer Intern (Former Employee) –  Plainsboro, NJJune 14, 2014
Everyone is very welcoming and great to work with. People stay on task to get their job done on time.
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Productive
Sensory Tester (Former Employee) –  Hayes, LondonMay 28, 2014
Improve smelling senses
Team working skills
Individual working skills
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Fast paced, busy atmosphere
Customer Care Coordinator, (Sales Management Team) (Former Employee) –  Plainsboro, NJMay 27, 2014
Busy and fast paced atmosphere. Changing responsibilities, ongoing job training,
Pros
Paid Christmas holiday break
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proactive
Desktop Support Engineer (Current Employee) –  Dubai, DUApril 28, 2014
• Installed, configured, and maintained the functionality of company desktop, laptop systems, together with peripheral appendages and software.
• Kept in constant touch with vendors to resolve problems as quickly and efficiently as possible.
• Provided computer system support for both staff and customers.
• Ran regular checks, tests, and tracking procedures to prevent or identify problems.
• Instructed employees on extending life of computer system through proper use.
• Performed routine maintenance on all user accounts, data files, etc.
• Installed or advised installation of upgrades to prevent malfunctioning
Pros
n/a
Cons
n/a
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Tous les métiers d'un grand groupe
PRODUCT SAFETY & REGULATORY AFFAIRS SPECIALIST (Current Employee) –  Genève, GEApril 23, 2014
Entreprise presentant des opportunités à l'international
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Collaborateurs agréables
Coordinatrice logistique (Former Employee) –  Louvain-la-Neuve, WALApril 5, 2014
Organisation, gestion, suivi d'expéditions. Les collaborateurs sont agréables. Bon management, excellent feed-back.
Pros
Les collaborateurs
Cons
Equilibre vie professionnelle / personnelle
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Something different every day
Laboratory Technician & Compounder (Former Employee) –  Plainsboro, NJMarch 28, 2014
Worked under research and Development. Creating new and inproved food grade products in a competive market in different labs within the campus.
Pros
Safety and High production free lunches
Cons
Short breaks when exoeriments do not run correctly.
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Ótima empresa
Auxiliar de Laboratório (Former Employee) –  Cotia, SPMarch 13, 2014
Aprendi muito nesta empresa, conhecimento adquirido que vou sempre ter comigo. Colegas de trabalho que se respeitam e que sabem ajudar.
Pros
Refeição na empresa
Cons
Fiquei pouco tempo, mas valeu o conhecimento
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Entreprise au coeur de l'innovation
RRH France (Former Employee) –  ParisMarch 5, 2014
Merci à la Direction de Firmenich de m'avoir confié la responsabilité du développement du Département RH France et de m'avoir impliquée dans ses principaux projets transversaux
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