Glencore Reviews

Updated 8 Jun 2021

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3.9
76%
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Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg
Ivan Glasenberg
131 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, flexible in terms of work / leave hours(in 18 reviews)

  • "flexibility, good pay and salary(in 18 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours are the norm and expected(in 18 reviews)

  • "work life balance is a struggle(in 11 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      World Class

      19 May 2021 - Trader in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Risk appetite, CEO, office, pay

      Cons

      There are no downsides to glencore

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great salary & benefits. Big brother mentality

      8 Jun 2021 - Refractory Bricklayer in Gravesend, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      salary, bonus, employee benefits, job security

      Cons

      big brother mentality, employees, career progression limited unless in the right circles

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good

      26 Apr 2021 - Trader in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good and fun place to work

      Cons

      None that really come to mind

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good experience in general

      9 Feb 2021 - Accountant in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good payment, work life balance, reputation

      Cons

      old fashion culture, need to wear suit for all employees where a lot of the departments don't seems necessary

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good learning experience

      1 Feb 2021 - Anonymous Employee in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Healthy work environment, professionalism, learning opportunities

      Cons

      Hierarchical model keeps changing, HR policies not clear for all the cases

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      E

      5 Dec 2020 - Senior Consultant in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Alll good in the company

      Cons

      No downside working with Glen

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Tip top

      18 Nov 2020 - Trader in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The cash, travel and market coverage

      Cons

      The people and idea of face time

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good-to-have experience in your resume

      22 Jul 2020 - Project Engineer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      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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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good

      15 Aug 2020 - Software Developer in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good company, good salary and bonus

      Cons

      Flat structure, no promotions, no wfm options

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

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

      16 Mar 2020 - Instrument Technical Authority in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      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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