46. Zoetis: 50 Best Places To Work For New Dads

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46. Zoetis
The largest manufacturer of pet and livestock pharmaceuticals in the world. Working here gives you license to claim your company saves people’s dogs, which makes you a hero in any bar you walk into.

  • Headquarters: Florham Park, NJ
  • Number Of Employees: 10,000
  • Paid Parental Leave: 1 week (6 for primary caregiver)
  • Industry: Pharmaceutical

Notable Father-Friendly Policies And Practices

  • In addition to the week of paid paternity leave, Zoetis provides up to 6 months of unpaid leave. If you’re not sure you can swing that financially, remember that most of those 6 months will be spent on the carpet making gurgling noises and laughing, which doesn’t cost much.
  • Fifty five-percent of Zoetis’ executive team are women and, as of 2014, 4 of those 6 women were raising kids. That leads to a corporate culture that respects the demands of the working parent.

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What’s At Stake, By Stew Friedman, Director Of Wharton’s Work/Life Integration Project
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