BGL Group Reviews

Updated 1 Mar 2021

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3.9
81%
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96%
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BGL Group Chief Executive Officer Mark Bailie (no image)
Mark Bailie
14 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fantastic 5 weeks training, free at desk massages, great benefits like life insuranc, loads of perks etc etc free fruit(in 24 reviews)

  • "Great benefits, supportive great coach(in 16 reviews)

Cons
  • "There is even a floor at head office reserved solely for senior management and specially invited guests(in 20 reviews)

  • "Peterborough isn't the ideal place to be based(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing business that cares about its people and its customers"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Director in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BGL Group full-time

    Pros

    Strong values that are lived throughout the business

    Cons

    No cons that spring to mind

  2. "Fast paced"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Insight Analyst in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at BGL Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    fast-paced, excellent incentives, variety in work, great exec level management

    Cons

    occasionally too fast paced, seemingly high employee turnover


  3. "CTM good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior IT Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BGL Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Culture, people, team, hr , London location

    Cons

    Trips to peterborough are too frequent

  4. "Good progression opportunities"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Your opinions and ideas are valued and there are good progression opportunities

    Cons

    Personal development time can be a challenge alongside project commitments

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  5. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Wage, fast paced, friendly, innovative

    Cons

    The Technology is still being built

  6. "Brilliant Company and Management"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BGL Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great atmosphere Competitive Salary Great training Great management

    Cons

    Compulsory late shifts and weekend shifts

  7. "Solid career job, nice people, some big company struggles, good attempts at HR policies."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Working In Product 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at BGL Group full-time

    Pros

    Flexible, reasonable, challenging, feels safe vs start ups

    Cons

    So big sometimes that people get territorial, seems difficult to get a promotion and some people are over promoted which is frustrating.

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    BGL Group Response

    February 9, 2021Digital Comms Manager

    Thanks for leaving feedback, it’s much appreciated. Good luck with your next role.

  8. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Really enjoyed working for BGL for over 4 years. Would highly recommend.

    Cons

    No complaints at all, really enjoyed everything about BGL

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    BGL Group Response

    February 9, 2021Digital Comms Manager

    Hello, thank you for your comments. We’re really happy to hear you enjoyed working at BGL. Best of luck for the future.

  9. "Really Accommodating - You need a face that fits"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Resources needed are given, most employees are friendly and helpful, great rewards and benefits

    Cons

    If your face doesn't fit, you will find it hard. Behaviours over work quality, very much say what you want to hear

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    BGL Group Response

    January 25, 2021Digital Comms Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback. We will feed it in to the relevant team.

  10. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Delivery Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BGL Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company that looks after its employees. I would happily go back, loved my time at BGL.

    Cons

    Genuinely can’t think of any cons

    BGL Group Response

    February 9, 2021Digital Comms Manager

    Thank you for taking time to leave a review. Best of luck with your next role!

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