Compare Royal Mail vs Crown Commercial Service BETA

See how working at Royal Mail vs. Crown Commercial Service compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Royal Mail vs. Crown Commercial Service. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Royal Mail

Employee Ratings

  • Royal Mail scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Crown Commercial Service scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1236 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 33 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.4
Crown Commercial Service employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Royal Mail employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Crown Commercial Service employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.0
Crown Commercial Service employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.5
Crown Commercial Service employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Royal Mail Ceo Rico Back
25%
25%Rico Back
CEO Approval
Crown Commercial Service Ceo Malcolm Harrison
100%
100%Malcolm Harrison
Crown Commercial Service employees rated their CEO Approval 75% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Crown Commercial Service employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Crown Commercial Service employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Royal Mail has 534 more total submitted salaries than Crown Commercial Service.
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What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Royal Mail.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Royal Mail.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 168 reviews)
"Early finish"(in 54 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 33 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Postal Worker

I have been working at Royal Mail part-time

Pros

If you don’t mind walking then the job and pay is right for you

Cons

Work load fluctuate quite a lot, not much one day and in manageable amounts the next.

Current Contractor - Commercial Agreement Specialist

I have been working at Crown Commercial Service for less than a year

Pros

Interesting work, Supportive environment, Growth opportunities (training, job opportunities, working groups), Good compensation (including an excellent pension scheme), Flexible working

Cons

No department wide meetings/updates, Some functions are quite siloed

Advice to Management

Be more visible in the office. Beyond the company wide 'Away Days', there isn't much interaction.

Job Postings

Royal Mail has 102 more recently posted open jobs than Crown Commercial Service.