What is it like to work at American Chemical Society?

3.9Work/Life Balance
3.4Job Security/Advancement
ACS - A great place to work IF you land in the right area
Written by Senior Program Associate (Former Employee) from Washington, DC on July 26, 2018
ACS is a great - and highly respected - organization to support chemical professionals and those working in the chemical industry. It is structured with several divisions. Your success is driven by what division you work in - at least, it was when I worked there. Unfortunately, I experienced poor management that showed favoritism and responded poorly - more... to suggestions for improvement by employees (ex. leadership commuted from another part of the country although local employees were forbidden to telecommute) and spent an exhorbitant amount of time away from the office location, employees were add ... - less
ProsGreat location
ConsUneven and biased leadership. Recognition and plum assignments limited to "chosen few".
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