Glanbia Performance Nutrition Reviews

Updated 11 Jul 2020

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3.1
60%
Recommend to a Friend
54%
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Glanbia Performance Nutrition CEO Hugh McGuire (no image)
Hugh McGuire
67 Ratings
Pros
  • "I would've stayed at GPN but felt my career growth was limited so I left(in 10 reviews)

  • "Very fast paced environment so there was always something going on and something to do(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "When I left Glanbia and my new employer called for verification that I was in sales(in 9 reviews)

  • "Upper management started only hiring people form their old company coca-cola(in 6 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great Employers"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Middlesbrough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits, products, values, employees, teamwork.

    Cons

    Seasonality, orders not consistent, complex

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  2. "Good place but grueling work hours"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great team culture, fast-paced, GPN considered to be the top of the Sports Nutrition industry - and quite rightly so.

    Cons

    Gruelling working hours, targets unforgiving.

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  3. "Bad"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assesor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time

    Pros

    They pay well depending on what shift you want

    Cons

    Everything is unnecessarily stressful

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  4. "Great Working Environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Middlesbrough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time

    Pros

    Great team, sense of fun, nights out

    Cons

    Few development opportunities, promotions offered on a more favourable basis to the Irish team

  5. Helpful (2)

    "Compliance"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues, dynamic fast moving company, growing in Europe

    Cons

    Chaotic, over worked, management care only about quarterly results and not about pressure on staff, high turnover, no diversity,

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  6. "Production technical personnel"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Technical Personnel in Middlesbrough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glanbia Performance Nutrition part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly, cordial working environment, clean working environment

    Cons

    Rigid working hours, poor management of equipment and machines

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  7. Helpful (2)

    "Good and bad....."

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

    I worked at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great growth and opportunity

    Cons

    Lot's of new employees and management due to growth and turnover

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  8. "Stay away, ELT lacks any diversity & integrity"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President Sales in Downers Grove, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    None as all the top people departed

    Cons

    Questionable financial reporting, lack of integrity by top leaders and the CEO surrounds himself around yes men & afraid of change and the company has zero diversity vat the top!

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  9. "Good Place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Network Engineer in Aurora, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits, Good Working environment, Social Committee

    Cons

    Only 2 weeks vacation, Bad Coffee in Aurora

  10. COVID-19

    "STAY AWAY"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing in Downers Grove, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Glanbia Performance Nutrition full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Colleagues Got to work from home during pandemic

    Cons

    GPN used to be a great place to work, fortunately alot of good management left and we are stuck with leadership that doesn't listen to its employees concerns. They take company surveys and then do not follow up with anything but more surveys until they see the result they want. You do get to work from home but the work piles up and there is no boundaries, people calling at 7pm about work related issues. No career development or advancement

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