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Autotrader Reviews

Updated 2 Mar 2020

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3.3
56%
Recommend to a Friend
65%
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Autotrader President Sandy Schwartz (no image)
Sandy Schwartz
132 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great brand recognition, great benefits, people were awesome(in 37 reviews)

  • "great work-life balance, flexible PTO policy, good leadership(in 33 reviews)

Cons
  • "Franchise dealers are falling off faster than we can sign them up due to mistrust from previous years and poor performance attribution(in 31 reviews)

  • "Work/life balance did not exist for most outside sales reps: Advertising Consultants(in 23 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Salary"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Autotrader full-time

    Pros

    Very easy going work culture

    Cons

    Salary is below par as per market

    Autotrader2019-05-06
  2. "Life at autotrader"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Autotrader for more than a year

    Pros

    Autonomy to push solutions and decisions Work philosophy based on trust and doing the right thing Great office environment

    Cons

    Sometimes a lack of clear direction and confusion over priority due to a flatter management structure

    Autotrader2015-08-07
  3. "What makes Auto trader so successful ..."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Autotrader

    Pros

    Excellent place to work, full of positive, motivated, hardworking people. Always wanting to achieve excellence and doing so and a friendly working environment. Always opportunities to grow in the business and change your career to something suited to you.

    Cons

    There is always room for improvement in any company.

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    Autotrader2014-12-11
  4. "Marketing Intern"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Intern in Miami Beach, FL

    I have been working at Autotrader full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The environment is great to work in.

    Cons

    The work schedule isn't that great.

    Autotrader2020-03-02
  5. "Great place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior User Experience Designer 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great work-life balance, flexible PTO policy, good leadership

    Cons

    change is constant and premature

    Autotrader2020-02-21
  6. "Salary"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - INSIDE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good opportunity to make money without advanced degree

    Cons

    Management is not consistent in their messages

    Autotrader2020-02-17
  7. "My first sales Job"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends

    I worked at Autotrader full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people Sales bonus Flexible work schedule Treat employees well

    Cons

    Work location Parking could be improved

    Autotrader2019-11-25
  8. "Great place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Autotrader full-time

    Pros

    Good management Friendly Good oay

    Cons

    Sales environment can be tough

    Autotrader2019-11-16
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Executive Management had no clue"

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    Former Employee - District Sales Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Autotrader full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great brand recognition, great benefits, people were awesome.

    Cons

    Director level and up were oblivious to the challenges faced in the field.

    Autotrader2019-11-12
  10. "Great company culture"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Inventory Specialist in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits, tuition reimbursement

    Cons

    It can be hard to advance

    Autotrader2019-10-02
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