Employee Review

  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Invaluable development and experience at pace

    Mar 27, 2021 - People Team Member in London, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    I always say TransferWise is like a new company every 6 months - we’re scaling so fast. That means new projects, challenges and development opportunities all the time. Despite the chaotic nature of this your learning will be continued and rapid and if you want to get stuck in it’s a great place to build your career and take steps up the ladder much faster than in a lot of companies. You’re trusted. If you can explain the rationale behind your vision, you can back it up with data and also reflect if you fail - TransferWise will trust and support you to build things how you see fit.

    Cons

    Growing at scale is tiring. Things need to be built from scratch. Many of the tools you’d have had at your finger tips in previous people team roles need building. You can’t tell people to help you or do what you want them to do, they have to buy in. Although all the above can be seen as pros - you know anything you build has to be meaningful and prove impact and you can shape it how you want - plus it will feel easy anywhere else.

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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    A productive and fun workplace with ping pong table

    Nov 7, 2021 - Customer Support Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Free 30 minute lunches and two 15 minute breaks, laid back environment

    Cons

    Short lunch, some calls at the job can make you feel stress as the person you are talking to is very stressed

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Okay

    Nov 15, 2021 - Customer Service Representative in Tampa, FL
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Paid sick days, work life balance.

    Cons

    Things are always changing so keeping up is a must.

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