Daily Mail and General Trust Reviews

Updated 4 Aug 2020

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4.0
86%
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10 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, beautiful offices, friendly employees(in 5 reviews)

  • "Interesting and challenging projects, good work life balance, open communication and opportunity for development(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "The Portland office manages both the CMO and Digital Collectives(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Great office environment, working hours and colleagues"

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

    I have been working at Daily Mail and General Trust part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great office environment, working hours and colleagues

    Cons

    Some discrepancies on style guide

  2. "stuck in its ways"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sub-Editor in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good grad scheme, prestige, northcliffe house, kensington

    Cons

    can't retain young staff, not very diverse newsroom, difficult hours, stuck in its ways


  3. "Need to move with the times."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Secretary 

    I worked at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time

    Pros

    The have a good pension scheme.

    Cons

    A lot of people do not respect your time, working on or through your lunch break. Overtime is a must and bullying is deep seated in the old school community, along with sexism and token ethnic people make up a very small percentage.

  4. "Good Employer"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Head of Logistics in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time

    Pros

    Good Pay, clear objectives, nice place to work.

    Cons

    All cost & Profit driven which was constant and took away from service

  5. "Lovely place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lovely place to work and develop

    Cons

    Non that I can think of

  6. "certain pros certain cons- u decide balance!"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kensington, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    onsite gym, private insurance, nice area

    Cons

    maternity leave/pay is basic, annual leave basic

  7. Helpful (2)

    "Excellent professional colleagues and interesting work"

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

    I have been working at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Working with other professionals in a cooperative and positive environment. Interesting and diverse work and the opportunity to work on different projects.

    Cons

    Not enough diversity at senior levels

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  8. "Large company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Programmatic Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Standard issues of a large company

  9. "A good place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Daily Mail and General Trust part-time

    Pros

    Good culture, friendly office, flexible hours

    Cons

    The job gets repetitive after a while

  10. Helpful (1)

    "product manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Daily Mail and General Trust full-time

    Pros

    good people and office culture

    Cons

    bureaucracy and decisions can be slow

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