SSE Employee Reviews about "flexible working"

Updated 14 Sep 2020

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  1. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Corporate and Regulatory Affairs Manager in London, England

    I have been working at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Employee benefits and flexible working

    Cons

    lack of employee socialising opportunities

  2. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Meter Reader in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good salary plus benefits and flexible working

    Cons

    Sometimes slow on taking up new ideas

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  3. "Love it!"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, progression opportunities and flexible working

    Cons

    Culture can be slightly old school sometimes

  4. "SSE"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service in Cumbernauld, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at SSE part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good money/pay Cann be good with flexible working

    Cons

    higher you get the less you do higher management dont care about working staff very very very very under staffed

  5. "Decent place, some major changes in progress at the time of this review."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland

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

    Pros

    Flexible working arrangements, autonomy, regular 1:2:1's with manager, some good benefits in you're into those.

    Cons

    Not a lot of opportunity for career progression within the team I was in, however that may have been down to an imminent take-over.

  6. "I am only leaving due to redundancy otherwise I would have loved to have stayed"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Test Analyst in Havant, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great flexible working hours and working from home

    Cons

    Lots of work getting outsourced to India

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  7. "SSE / OVO"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Team Member in Leven, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SSE

    Pros

    Flexible working hours Manage own workload

    Cons

    Targets Sometime long hours Travelling { on to certain jobs}

  8. "Great Employer"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Quality Assurance in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working and good opportunity to develop and progress

    Cons

    Minimal on site parking for staff

  9. "One of the best enviroments to work in! would happly comes back and work for them anytime."

    5.0
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    Former Contractor - Digital Performance Analyst in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SSE for less than a year

    Pros

    - Good people with excellent eithics and morals. - Didn't meet a single employee I did not like (lots of fun and banter, as long as work is getting done, Director used to join in :) ) - Flexible working hours and remote time - Family comes first over job culture and respect - Everyone was approachable, helpfull and knowledge regarding their field - Exceptional IT tech and implementation team (no delays, no excuses or lazyness)

    Cons

    - IT desktop support (Very Lazy and Unresponsive) - Takes a lot of time to get setup, repairs, software approval installed etc - Salaries are low compared to industry standard and job titles

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  10. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Portsmouth, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Share scheme Flexible working Growth opportunities

    Cons

    Too many layers in hierarchy

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