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Hertz Reviews

Updated Nov 11, 2019

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2.8
37%
Recommend to a Friend
52%
Approve of CEO
Hertz CEO Kathryn V. Marinello
Kathryn V. Marinello
508 Ratings
Pros
  • "great work environment, great people to work with(in 136 reviews)

  • "Good benefits and awesome training new college grads(in 135 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours when understaffed at locations(in 588 reviews)

  • "upper management need pay more attention on local situation(in 376 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Brighton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hertz full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Global, dynamic, friendly, progressive, busy

    Cons

    Great place to work, not much to say.

    Hertz2019-09-18
  2. "Global car rental leader"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Former Employee - Partnerships Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hertz full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    High level of interaction with teams across the globe.

    Cons

    Can be a little US-centric and getting other regional initiatives prioritised can be a challenge.

    Hertz2019-10-22
  3. "Hertz"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland

    I worked at Hertz full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nothig i can think of.

    Cons

    Everything, management, enviorment, faveourisim, rude

    Advice to Management

    Hated it management rude

    Hertz2019-10-27
  4. "Good place to start your career"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hertz full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people and friendly atmosphere Dynamic industry Opportunity to get involved in various projects across the company Great leadership in the US

    Cons

    Outdated management style in Europe No flexibility Slow career development Lack of profitability and a focus on cost control Below average salaries

    Advice to Management

    Put the focus back to people as we will be the ones delivering the results

    Hertz2019-08-07
  5. "Challenging business environment!"

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    Former Employee - Pricing Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people varied work fast paced market

    Cons

    low margins and profitability = v. tight focus on costs declining segment

    Hertz2019-07-12
  6. "good job"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative 

    I have been working at Hertz full-time

    Pros

    commission is good and staff friendly

    Cons

    shift pattern and no staff discount

    Hertz2019-06-27
  7. "Renting a car"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hertz full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Hours are difficult to work with. Especially the airport location.

    Advice to Management

    Listening employees.

    Hertz2019-04-09
  8. "great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Hertz full-time

    Pros

    was really happy working here, proffesional and friendly

    Cons

    long hours some days

    Hertz2019-03-28
  9. "Senior manager"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Uxbridge, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hertz full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    New CEO for international is changing the business, for the better, actually enjoy going to work. New people with new ideas to take this brand to the place it needs to be, a leader in customer care and actually caring about the people that work for them.

    Cons

    Some people need to move on out, not willing to accept the changes and needs to improve the business. People are actually complaining about things getting better, with more openness in the business.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid off the dinosaurs who are looking for the free ride, and make this business the place that people want to come and work

    Hertz2019-03-17
  10. Helpful (1)

    "HQ Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hertz full-time

    Pros

    Great people, great atmosphere, challenging job, opportunity for progression

    Cons

    Inflexible working hours, no work from home, disconnect between leaders and employees

    Advice to Management

    Connect with employees, listen to them, take time to understand their needs

    Hertz2019-03-01
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