Babcock International Group Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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3.4
62%
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59%
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Babcock International Group Chief Executive  Archie Bethel
Archie Bethel
95 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible working, modern approach, friendly and supportive management(in 26 reviews)

  • "Autonomy, flexible working hours, great culture(in 22 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Diverse Opportunities with great people"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Stakeholder Engagement Manager in Portsmouth, South East England, England
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Breadth of industries, internal opportunities, environment, good people policies (generally)

    Cons

    Can be a bit traditional

  2. "Good, just lacking pay rises is DRDL without moving job"

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

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Getting university paid for Flexible working

    Cons

    Graduate Orientated Difficult to receive pay rise without constantly moving job

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  3. "Great flexi working"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Reading, England

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Home working Flexi hours Good work home balance

    Cons

    Slow HR team and not much area for promotion

  4. "Babcock Apprenticeship"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering Apprentice in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Interesting, varied work with the chance to travel

    Cons

    Large, long term projects which are difficult to make a change to

  5. "Steady Employer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Accountant 

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

    Pros

    Good opportunities for development wealth of internal opportunities to move good people

    Cons

    long month ends pulling additional hours ERP system Integration timeline protracted

  6. "Well structured"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, good management

    Cons

    The requirement to fit around the MoDs work locations.

  7. "Decent enough"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Briston, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good community, make an effort with inclusiveness and well-being

    Cons

    Poor governance, structure and guidance

  8. "Good development opportunities"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Assistant in Bristol, England

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Excellent training and development support. Flexible working.

    Cons

    Office environment is outdated and basic

  9. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Communications Systems Engineer in North Yorkshire, England

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Pay, Job, Location, Colleagues, Flexibility

    Cons

    Promotion prospects are very limited.

  10. "Good job to start but not to progress in the long-term"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - BI Analyst in Bristol, England
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly culture and values Good reputation Good career start Learn new skills everyday

    Cons

    Old fashioned company Not innovative and creative with technologies Work with a lot of middle aged people who doesn't seem to like to change things Salary is not high compared to other companies

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