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Beam Global Spirits & Wine Reviews

Updated 26 Aug 2019

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3.2
55%
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82%
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Beam Global Spirits & Wine CEO Matt Shattock
Matt Shattock
60 Ratings
Pros
  • "Some great people left at the mid level despite the annual purges/reorganizations(in 8 reviews)

  • "Great benefits, 401k plan and high employee morale(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Base pay, work life balance, hard to get to management position(in 6 reviews)

  • "Incompetent management, perpetual restructuring, high turnover(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company..."

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    Intern 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Beam Global Spirits & Wine

    Pros

    Fun atmosphere, great people. Work hard, play hard

    Cons

    Some occasionally spiky characters revealed themselves in times of tough love

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    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2016-08-05
  2. "good quality global operation, not cutting edge but more conservative"

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    Former Employee - Supply Chain Executive in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    great brands and people and opportunities to develop careers

    Cons

    lack of clarity ref strategy and execution

    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2012-09-11
  3. "A business which is really stepping up the game....exciting times!"

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     in Port Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Beam Global Spirits & Wine

    Pros

    Fast moving, flat structure, relative freedom for entrepreneurial individuals to thrive.

    Cons

    Heavy workload but fun brands and great people

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    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2010-12-15
  4. "Great company, fun atmosphere, lots of events, gifts and great benefits"

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    Former Employee - Staff Accountant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun atmosphere and opportunity to grow and move up within the company.

    Cons

    Large open space work area, gets a little loud.

    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2019-08-27
  5. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time

    Pros

    Good culture and brands to work for

    Cons

    None experienced so far. Thanks

    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2019-06-14
  6. "Moderate"

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    Current Employee - CSO in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good medical benefits though can be better

    Cons

    Political , KPI and pricess driven, self Centered employees. Structure forever changing

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    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2019-03-12
  7. "Sounds fun, is pretty ok"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time

    Pros

    Cool business great perks and fun things to do

    Cons

    Tough business. Must have strong sense of self

    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2019-01-13
  8. "Good organisation to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities to learn and grow

    Cons

    Too much politics to deal with

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    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2018-09-15
  9. "Great working with Beam!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Employee friendly. Culture is good

    Cons

    Don't want to share anything

    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2018-04-09
  10. "Brand Manager"

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    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Beam Global Spirits & Wine full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, 401k plan and high employee morale

    Cons

    Training programs were limited throughout year

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    Beam Global Spirits & Wine2018-02-21
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