SSE Employee Reviews about "good benefits"

Updated 2 Sep 2020

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SSE CEO Alistair Phillips-Davies
Alistair Phillips-Davies
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  • "Over the top on health and safety(in 23 reviews)

  • "Poor performance isn't generally managed very well which leads to incompetent senior management as those people progress(in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - PMO Project Manager in Reading, England

    I have been working at SSE full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, great place to work

    Cons

    Salary range is under market average

  2. "Very good employer"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newport, Newport, Wales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Good salary, good hours good benefits

    Cons

    Fruently changing environment home working

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  3. "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.

  4. Helpful (1)

    "nepotism rules"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Perth, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    salary, majority of staff, good benefits

    Cons

    no chance of progression unless you have friends or family in high places

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  5. "Great to work for"

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

    I worked at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits. Flexible. Great if need time family emergencies.

    Cons

    Too much paperwork. Work. It always the best organised.

  6. "Great"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Call Auditor in Perth, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SSE full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flex hours good benefits also

    Cons

    Just that they are selling

  7. "Good company no progression"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Manager, Commercial Contract Management in Reading, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SSE full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ok company good benefits, flexible working

    Cons

    No real bonus structure - no development

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Business Account Manager"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Business Account Manager in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Very strict, more and more work piled on already struggling teams.

  9. "SSE"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at SSE full-time

    Pros

    Good employer and good benefits.

    Cons

    No career progression. Lack of proactive perspective.

  10. "Not Bad - Could Be Better"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Advisor in Cumbernauld, Scotland
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great wages Good benefits i.e. holiday plus, sharesave etc Very good mixture of people Good overall atmosphere and culture Looks after your health and wellbeing as much as possible

    Cons

    Outdated management with little technical capability Emotionally and mentally demanding work Strict performance expectations Disorganization- very reactive business Career progression is very difficult and competitive

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