Thomas Cook
3.4 of 5 29 reviews
www.thomascookgroup.com Peterborough, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Thomas Cook Group CEO Harriet Green

Harriet Green

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56% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Fun and diverse opportunities in different countries

Chief of Entertainment (Former Employee)
Palma de Mallorca (Spain)

I worked at Thomas Cook full-time for more than a year

ProsMeeting interesting people from around the world
Every day is a new experience and never the same
work in different countries, get introduced to different cultures
chance to quickly rise up
good oportunity to save money
travel
Young and dynamic environment
good training
diversity

ConsLong work hours and therfore no time for family

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Thomas Cook for more than 10 years

ProsGreat co-workers,
Great Customers
Good suppliers

ConsToo numbers focused
Not enough marketing support
No support from Senior Management
Threats if performance is not at their perceived level. $50.00 revenue per hour is not a realistic goal in this economy or marketing place.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Very good company

Market Director (Former Employee)
Miami, FL (US)

I worked at Thomas Cook full-time for more than 10 years

ProsWonderful people who show a passion. Dynamic organization that promotes from within where it makes sense. Great external development plan.

ConsChecks and balances were weak. Subsidiaries not aligned to parent strategy. Salaries were below market averages.

Advice to Senior ManagementLeverage your core assets and look for partnerships to get you to the next level.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good work culture, enjoy working here

Branch In Charge (Current Employee)
Bangalore (India)

I have been working at Thomas Cook full-time for more than 3 years

Prosenjoying my work,one of the best place to work.

Consi dont have to say any thing as i enjoted working

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Very Good

IT Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at Thomas Cook full-time for more than 5 years

ProsNew things are getting to learn

ConsNeed to wait long for good things to come on your way

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Interesting but company not well managed

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Paris (France)

I worked at Thomas Cook full-time for more than a year

ProsOpportunities if you are willing to seize them

ConsTop management not always very competent

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Thomas Cook

Prosnice people, nice food, nice garden, discounts on travel

Conslow salary, not always clear goals

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Fun in the sun

Travel Guide (Former Employee)

I worked at Thomas Cook full-time for more than 3 years

ProsA lot of challengees and possibilities in this job. And of course a lot of friends and fun!!

ConsLong working days and no weekends.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Most boring internship I've had

Fairs & Events (Former Employee)
Oberursel (Germany)

I worked at Thomas Cook as an intern for less than a year

ProsThe working environment at Thomas Cook is very friendly and the general reputation of the company is quite good. Employees seem happy with their jobs.

ConsThe workload varies dramatically, I had the bad luck to be there during a slow period. From the perspective of an intern, hierarchical structures are very confusing.

Advice to Senior ManagementEnforce clear consistent culture and hierarchy.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Very good experience.

Accountant (Former Employee)

I worked at Thomas Cook

ProsGood working environment.
Ample of things to learn.
Have a bright future with the company.

Constiming may be n issue some times.

Advice to Senior Management-

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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