Merlin Entertainments Overview

  • www.merlincareers.com
  • Poole, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1999
  • Company - Private
  • Museums, Zoos & Amusement Park
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

CompetitorsUniversal Studios, Disney Parks, Warner Bros.
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With more than 26,000 employees working around the world, our success is due to two things: our passion to going the extra mile and making sure every aspect of our guests’ experience is amazing; and our commitment to developing our business through releasing the talents, ...
Mission: Our vision is to become the worldwide leader in branded, location-based, family entertainment. The Merlin Way represents our company’s DNA; We LOVE what we do We CARE We are INNOVATIVE and fast moving WE DO what we say We make EVERY £, $, € ... count We take OWNERSHIP …and we ...

Merlin Entertainments Reviews

3.6
66%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
Approve of CEO
Nick Varney
Nick Varney
291 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, less than 1 year

"GREAT COMPANY, GREAT PEOPLE"

Dec 3, 2021 - Sales Executive
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great kind people, who are supportive and honest. I was made redundant due to the pandemic, but I felt supported into my next role.

Cons

None I experienced, it's honestly a great place to work.

Advice to Management

Keep on doing what you are doing! The Events and Sales Team are complete stars in London and are the loveliest bunch of people I've worked with!
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Diversity & Inclusion at Merlin Entertainments

3.7
(177 reviews)

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Merlin Entertainments Interviews

Experience
Positive72%
Negative14%
Neutral14%
Getting an Interview
Applied online80%
In Person6%
Recruitment Agency4%
Difficulty
2.5
Average
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  1. Commercial Host Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Merlin Entertainments (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Group interview held in conference room in a local hotel. In this interview, each member of the three departments recruiting at the time (commercial, front of house, entertainments) were looking to see who'd be a good fit for each available role and team.
    Interview

    In groups, using materials available to you and if money was no object, design and present your ideal children's attraction.

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Company Updates

September 22, 2020
A huge thank you and congratulations to Dominique Sidley for her 26 year work anniversary! She began her career with us as a Customer Service Manager at Alton Towers. Twenty-six years later she is Merlin’s Director of Global Trade Strategy and we couldn't be more proud!
September 15, 2020
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At Merlin Entertainments our mission is to create truly memorable experiences and we place the utmost importance on the safety and wellbeing of our guests and employees. We have introduced a range of new health and safety measures that seek to reduce the risk associated with the presence of COVID-19 that are in line with government advice and the requirements of local health authorities. You can review these measures in the full by visiting our website.
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...Some good benefits like free entry to other Merlin places...

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