Diageo Reviews

Updated 11 May 2021

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  1. "Great ethos and great brands"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Executive in Bucktown, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Diageo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Positive company with a brilliant forward thinking attitude to wellbeing

    Cons

    Slow progression due to size of company

  2. "Great Company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Diageo full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, you will be mixed in with some pretty amazing people. Exceptionally knowledgeable and passionate about what they are doing. Opportunity to move nationally or internationally over time. HR are supportive with extra training and re-qualifications

    Cons

    There's a 2 year restructure cycle but that will help push you to another roll or market


  3. "Great"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Business Area Manager in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland

    I have been working at Diageo full-time

    Pros

    Lots of pros and good to work for

    Cons

    Very demanding and can be very full on

  4. "good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Software Tester in London, England, England

    I have been working at Diageo part-time

    Pros

    good place to work for good for career growth

    Cons

    must be prepared to be on the move

  5. "Great company"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Innovative on brands, great benefits, culture good.

    Cons

    Senior leaders have been in position too long and have no fresh ideas other than to keep changing things for the sake of change. Nothing embeds so so you never know whether its working or not.

  6. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - AV Technician 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to work for there is a bar, gym and shop in the HQ lovely spacious place to work,

    Cons

    AV needed upgrading before I left

  7. "Wouldn’t recommend."

    2.0
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Business Development Representative in West Bromwich, England, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Diageo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice colleagues and a straightforward job

    Cons

    You lose money in fuel by going to work as they give you the minimum. Redundancies seem to happen every year. No room for progression unless you live in a specific area.

  8. "Good Company to work for, pay below competitors"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - National Account Manager in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Brands, Leadership, Leadership on Diversity

    Cons

    Pay below competitors, slow process driven and decision making, poor ability on NPD deployment, historically very good non-salary benefits are being eroded away

  9. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Diageo full-time

    Pros

    Great development opportunities; best in class benefits

    Cons

    No major cons - great company to work for

  10. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Diageo full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic culture and very talented people

    Cons

    can be quite complex to navigate as any other large multinational

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