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Complete facilies
Intern at production department (Former Employee) –  Production management14 July 2019
Less experience here regarding to the less job task that give by employee.Complete facilities where got snooker table and more benefit such as staff purchase price.
Pros
Satisfy allowance amount
Cons
Less job task-no experience
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3.0
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Work Live Balance
Learning & Development Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Petaling Jaya22 May 2019
The company provides the flexibilities to staff to choose the working hours which could work for them without disturbing the productivity & the work activity which need to be completed.
Working from home is also a culture which allows employees to work from home at least a couple of days a week to ensure the productivity and the support provided for UK/US is not a burden to employees as the meeting hours may differ due to the time differences.
Pros
Work Live Balance, Staff benefits such as EPF and Medical at the higher end
Cons
Frequent company restructuring, which creates a min job security level
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3.0
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Good company
Machine Operator (Current Employee) –  Keramat AU3 Selangor7 February 2019
The company is run by new manager, and the manager wants to cut off all the over time in few department, learn so much from this company to new level and propably good for my next achivement. Mentaly stress
Pros
Non formal attire
Cons
Cut off over time.
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3.0
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Good Experience
Statutory & Tax Analyst (Former Employee) –  Petaling Jaya27 December 2018
Nice working environment with good looking office and able to work different people from other countries. Fast pace and a lot to learn within short period in the company.

Frequent change of management direction and office politics may not be a good environment for myself but if you can bear with it then its fine.
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4.0
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Glaxo
Legal Secretary (Former Employee) –  Selangor15 November 2018
The nature of the job was less challenging. The job scope involves more toward administrative task and clerical. I acted as legal secretary to the Legal Manager of the company.
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5.0
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full place to work. they have a pool table and play station and many good pantries
Internship (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur6 June 2018
It is an amazing place to work.
People from all different backgrounds working together toward a common goal.
They are fun and very helpful people.
I learnt accounting systems, launching a new software and KPIs.
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4.0
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Worklife balance
Database Administrator (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur19 May 2018
balance that an individual needs between time allocated for work and other aspects of life. Areas of life other than work-life can be, but not limited to personal interests, family and social or leisure activities
Pros
Worklife flexible working hours
Cons
Meeting out of office hours
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3.0
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Workaholic
Senior Business Analyst (Former Employee) –  Petaling Jaya19 December 2017
Experienced shared service environment and the culture. Long hours work. Need to work on every 1st of the month regardless of any emergency or in public holiday. There will be replacement day for those fall on Public holiday or you an get allowance.

Good perk and benefit.
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5.0
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Dynamic and hectic
Operations Manager (Current Employee) –  Malaysia4 September 2017
As the Operations Manager, I've to ensure the production lines are running smoothly according to the agreed plans. The role requires me to be strongly engaged with the shop floor workers and other cross-functional departments such as Engineering, Technical Services, Logistic and Quality. The company has strong policies, guidelines and standards in pharmaceutical industry where it become a model/example to other local players in the country.
Pros
Good Benefits - Car allowance
Cons
Numerous meetings
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5.0
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its flexible in GSK..
tax and stat (Current Employee) –  petaling jaya28 June 2017
i had fun working here with a very wonderful working collegue . all of them here are helpful and very kind and patient in teaching. i have learn their system they use here. SAP it was really fun in learning SAP. the management here is super good. i dont have any hard job till i work here in GSK. i had fun learning and working and learning their culture. the most challenging and enjoyable part i learn is EXCEL. it was really fun working here.
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3.0
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None
Senior Professional Medical Representative (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur24 May 2017
Delivering effective sales presentations to pharmaceutical buyers.
Increasing account assertive salesmanship and consistent follow-up.
 Establishing network of buyers using innovative sales approaches.
Visiting existing accounts, reaffirming business and assuring continued sales.
Revising and automating clients billing systems, creating value-added service.
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None
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None
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4.0
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Open and Lively working culture
Project Manager (Former Employee) –  Petaling Jaya23 February 2017
Open office concept with lively working culture. Friendly employees and team works. Flexible working hours. Comfortable working environment. Strong appreciation from Management
Pros
Party on every important occassions
Cons
To improve productivity of employees
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4.0
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Flexible working hours as long as enough for 8 hours daily
Procurement Assistant (Former Employee) –  Ulu Kelang KL14 February 2017
Work here was fine as the staffs were so friendly and helpful. My superior helped me with all the information because as a graduate in Mass Communication line,I had zero knowledge about procurement.
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5.0
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Very professional and empowering organisation
Regional Marketing Director (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia25 January 2017
Fantastic company to work for. People are empowered to manage the business whilst being treated with the utmost respect. Strong people development culture with significant opportunities to advance.
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3.0
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Work life balance
Technical Writer (Former Employee) –  Kuala Lumpur20 January 2017
great and i love it here. Free lunches, free flow coffee and great large kitchen to play PS4, pool table & vending machines
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4.0
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A Challeging Workplace
Intern (Former Employee) –  Ulu Kelang, Ampang8 December 2016
This company provides a good platform for learning and experience gain. The safety on site is always on top priority. The strict procedural management system allows the employees to work effectively. Its a very challenging workplace. The bonding and communication of intra-department is good, yet inter-department can be improved further.
Pros
Gain experience
Cons
Heavy workload
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5.0
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Work place to be with
Senior Finance Executive - P2P (Purchase to Pay) (Former Employee) –  Malaysia14 October 2016
Happy and light working environment, a lot of open doors for career improvement, nice and humble bosses, exercising work-life-balance and I must say one of the best company I had.
Pros
Free lunch, transpo, movie tickets, sportfest, team budget for recreation
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5.0
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Sterling Drugs
Intern (Former Employee) –  Hulu Kelang11 September 2016
Work starts with morning meeting to discuss the progress of various jobs.
I learned to multitask and be independent in doing my job also be proactive and take the initiative if you want to learn,
The management help me through a lot of things regarding my training and getting settled in. The co-workers were friendly and were willing to provide a helping hand when needed
The hardest part of the job was having to get the job done independently with minimal assistance.
The most enjoyable part is learning of all the new things.
Pros
Having supportive co-workers, a balance work/life environment
Cons
No proper training modules
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4.0
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Good workplace, nice people
Accounts Payable Executive (Former Employee) –  Malaysia1 August 2016
This is a nice workplace with nice people. There are also many fun activities and opportunities to advance ourselves. This is actually a business service center, so there are chances to work with many people from other countries.
Pros
Lots of opportunities
Cons
Many meetings
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3.0
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Free and Easy work place
Project Coordinator (Current Employee) –  Petaling, M1028 May 2015
Work environment in this company is very good where you have free seating practice and a fun room with pool table, soccer table, carrom board and other table games to relax yourself during your working hours.
Pros
Good tools used by the centre to work with issues in each work streams
Cons
Benefits are limited and un clear career progression
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