You get to use your background in biotech in an online environment to add value to vital research projects world-wide. There are well-established routes for career progression within the company. Abcam puts a lot of emphasis on employee well-being and staff development and you are trusted with responsibility for projects quite early on. There's a very 'caring' work culture and you feel that senior people are really interested in listening to you and your ideas.
Salaries and benefits could be better -- there are more competitive packages out there.
It's got a global presence, so there are opportunities for travel and to work overseas.
They are people-focused and want to treat you well There are some great training and development options for staff Also are health conscious and put on various activiites for staff to raise health awareness and offter health related benefits Even when you are a newcomer in the company there are still opportunities to carry responsibility and be involved at a significant level and make a real contribution. You are not micromanaged all the time with it, so you really can take ownership
Staff benefits are not as good as other companies in the market Same goes for salaries which seem to lag behind other companies
We have a staff forum and a committee to organise social events
Fair pay shouldn't be a benefit!
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