Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs Reviews

Updated 14 Jul 2020

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3.4
58%
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57%
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Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs Interim Chief Executive Jim Harra (no image)
Jim Harra
43 Ratings
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  • "Below inflation pay rise for the last 10 years(in 28 reviews)

  • "There are to cons to working at HMRC(in 28 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Portfolio Director in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time

    Pros

    Scale of operations/ pace of change

    Cons

    Salary ranges set nationally / collective bargaining

  2. "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Law Clerk in London, England

    I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs part-time

    Pros

    Absolute pleasure working here all the time

    Cons

    No real cons to report

  3. "Good placement year"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Student Economist in City of Westminster, England

    I worked at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working and decent pay

    Cons

    Job offer more effort to get than most placements

  4. "."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tax in East Kilbride, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice place to work Plenty of development opportunities Overall good working life balance

    Cons

    There are n o downsides

  5. "solid early career employer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - International Tax Specialist in Edinburgh, Scotland

    I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good early career training and salary

    Cons

    minimal long term career progression

  6. "no this process is ridiculous"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Business Partner 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time

    Pros

    done this already twice now

    Cons

    Also completed this questionnaire before

  7. "good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Regulatory Compliance Officer 

    I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time

    Pros

    lots of career progression available

    Cons

    lots of work to start

  8. "Djxinf"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Team Leader 

    I worked at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time

    Pros

    People flexibility work patterns ethos clingy management

    Cons

    Pay management culture attitude seniors

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  9. "Tax advisor"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Advisor in Cardiff, Wales
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexi leave was a great benefit

    Cons

    Repetitive and also a con for me was over an hour travel every day to work and back.

  10. "Assimilate or leave"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Tax Specialist in Glasgow, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good pension, no risk of losing your job, nice colleagues and good Union

    Cons

    Poor salary, poor progression unless Direct Tax background.

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