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CBRE Reviews

Updated 28 Feb 2020

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3.6
70%
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89%
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CBRE President and CEO   Robert E. Sulentic
Robert E. Sulentic
1,422 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance is slightly negative with IPCs(in 114 reviews)

  • "There is a tolerance for bad behavior among brokers(in 82 reviews)

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  1. "Great energetic firm"

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    Current Employee - Client Accountant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Positive fast paced environment where people all focused on doing a good job . Great opportunities for long term career

    Cons

    Office environment requires upgrading

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    CBRE2019-08-16
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Powerhouse but fragmented"

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    Current Employee - Account Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Solid commercial practices and great setup internationally, name attracts good talent

    Cons

    UK FM business is split between LFM and Enterprise and it’s very fragmented due to legacy Norlands and JCI not fully merged

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    CBRE2020-02-20
  3. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible dynamic and caring

    Cons

    Process and investment into tech

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    CBRE2020-02-04
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Good if you don’t have a life"

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    Former Employee - Associate Director in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at CBRE full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good progression path and clear management structure and visibility of leadership.

    Cons

    A lot of expectation and not much flexibility around work/life balance. Working hours are terrible.

    CBRE2020-02-13
  5. "Decent"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Good environment to work in. People are generally nice

    Cons

    Low pay in the IT dept. Compared to other organisms for the same role

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    CBRE2020-02-10
  6. "Excellent company"

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    Former Employee - Lead Engineer in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CBRE full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Knowledgeable people, great culture ( from Norland days), trusted to perform your job and supported when necessary

    Cons

    Culture not as it was since acquiring GWS, and only set to get worse if management drift away from day to day interaction.

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    CBRE2020-01-26
  7. "Review"

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    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at CBRE

    Pros

    Largest real estate company offering best progression

    Cons

    Work life balance Top heavy structure

    CBRE2020-02-03
  8. "Very Good"

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    Current Employee - Site Service Engineer in Liverpool, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay, decent managers and colleagues

    Cons

    Current contract a little understaffed

    CBRE2020-01-16
  9. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Surveyor in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The company has a great vibe

    Cons

    It is a large corporate firm.

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    CBRE2020-01-10
  10. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Shift Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits for the employees

    Cons

    twelve hour shifts take getting used to

    CBRE2020-01-09

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