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RELX Reviews

Updated Dec 10, 2019

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4.0
86%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
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RELX CEO Erik Engstrom (no image)
Erik Engstrom
87 Ratings
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  • "Senior management is much more concerned with making the finances look good than with actually growing the business(in 11 reviews)

  • "Upper Management especially in the Philippines(in 10 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "I really enjoy working here"

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    Current Employee - Corporate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Bright people, clear and successful strategy, flexibility, values different opinions, rewards are good

    Cons

    The office I work in needs a revamp - but others I visit are really cool, just not mine...

    RELX2019-09-02
  2. "Good opportunities but don’t love media"

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    Current Employee - Key Account Director 

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

    Pros

    Very Good employee benefits scheme

    Cons

    Insecure for media enployees and staff

    RELX2019-12-11
  3. "Leaders in technology"

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    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Oxford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at RELX full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great and new technology

    Cons

    Speed and amount of change

    Advice to Management

    Take holistic view of change and consider people, process and technology at the same time.

    RELX2019-12-10
  4. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Commercial Product Manager in London, England

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

    Pros

    Great environment to work in and good benefits

    Cons

    As it often happens with multi-sector big organisations, decision making can be a slow process

    RELX2019-12-05
  5. "Responsible Company"

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    Current Employee - Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    RELX takes pride in its environmental, social and governance performance. Employees are allowed 2 days per year to volunteer.

    Cons

    Very quiet environment to work in has its pros and cons- culture could be improved.

    RELX2019-10-05
  6. "XXXX"

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    Current Employee - Senior Account Manager 

    I have been working at RELX full-time

    Pros

    Very employee friendly work place

    Cons

    Large company and therefore can be very silo-ed

    RELX2019-09-13
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Company Secretarial Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Approachable and intelligent people. Flexible working hours.

    Cons

    There are no cons to note

    RELX2019-07-31
  8. "Technology Manager"

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    Former Employee - Technology Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great colleagues, international opportunities. Modern offices.. options to move internally..

    Cons

    Lot of middle management, old and new styles...

    RELX2019-07-05
  9. "Great company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at RELX full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with, lots of experience Many people stay at the company for years

    Cons

    Some of the office locations are not the greatest.

    RELX2019-02-26
  10. "Marketing Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at RELX full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    I had good benefits and work life balance

    Cons

    no room for advancement or salary increase

    Advice to Management

    Promote more within and try to limit outsourcing. Focus more on your employee and you might see better ROI

    RELX2018-12-06
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