Glencore Reviews

Updated 2 Aug 2020

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4.0
86%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg
Ivan Glasenberg
96 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, flexible in terms of work / leave hours(in 16 reviews)

  • "Good pay incl benefits, holidays(in 14 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Trader in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good culture and great opportunities

    Cons

    work life balance is a struggle

  2. "Good-to-have experience in your resume"

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

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

    Pros

    Important $ budget for projects Good opportunities to learn from all departments Good opportunities to get a certification in your profession

    Cons

    Slow evolving departments, due to the high costs implied in changes because of the sector it operates in. Not too many opportunities to go up the scale fast compared with the consulting world, since a vacant must exist for you to move up.

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  3. "Great company to work for, empowers it's staff, engerized atmosphere."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instrument Technical Authority in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Company trusts and give great freedom to get on with all aspects of the role and delivery results.

    Cons

    Company has high standards and expects the same from all staff.

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  4. "feed back"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cost Estimator in Greenock, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good company for hard work

    Cons

    hard work does not seem to be recognised

  5. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in London, England

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

    Pros

    getting fat paychecks for the traders

    Cons

    too much first class international travel

  6. "I like it"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Great work place hello hi

    Cons

    Not great work place.

  7. "Could have been better"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Origination Lead in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    innovative, global, responsive, resilient, competent

    Cons

    lack of cross business integration

  8. "100% Positive"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Challenging | Well Managed | Respect

    Cons

    No Cons | Just a great place to be

  9. "Working at Glencore"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    Knowledgeable colleagues to work with.

    Cons

    No training or career path... could seem like a dead end job sometimes Also the last time I got a pay raise was never.

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  10. "Risk"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Risk Analyst 

    I have been working at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    Good Benefits and flat structure in the company

    Cons

    No real cons, long hours but this is expected in the markets

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