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Updated 18 January 2019
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Telefónica Presidente Ejecutivo D. José María Álvarez-Pallete López
D. José María Álvarez-Pallete López
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  • "Big company with big process and big procedures to simple tasks" (in 25 reviews)

  • "politics, lack of diversity in senior management" (in 24 reviews)

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  1. "Great working environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good, friendly atmosphere. Flexible work environment and supportive management.

    Cons

    Car parking is the only issue I can think of. So get in early!

    Advice to Management

    Keep the focus up on the Customer.


  2. "Fantastic place to work"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and excellent flexible working scheme.

    Cons

    Career progression sometimes a bit difficult.

  3. "Huge shame"

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    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Leeds, England
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible working, relaxed office environment, salary and benefits.

    Cons

    Slow pace
    Boring at a lot of times
    Hard to progress

    Advice to Management

    Diversify, have more teams working together, make goals more realistic


  4. "Sales"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Telefónica part-time

    Pros

    Helpful team, good money, good job satisfaction

    Cons

    I didnt find any cons


  5. "Telco Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good quality engineers in England and Spain

    Cons

    Struggling to innovate and understand tech company competition


  6. "Admin Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Analyst in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Current Employee - Administrative Analyst in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good working hours, great colleagues

    Cons

    Big company, it takes time to sort things out


  7. "Marketing"

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

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great culture and benefits and flexible working

    Cons

    None that impact me right now

  8. "Inovative Company to Work For"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    Flexible Working and Great Benefits

    Cons

    Lots of Poor inter department communication


  9. "Account Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    Free phone you can keep after.
    Nice office in Air Street

    Cons

    Poor / non existent management
    Racial discrimination
    Isolated training
    Lack of support
    No training
    No help
    No opportunity for progression unless you have strong knees.

    Advice to Management

    Broaden your minds and stop your racial bias.


  10. "Good Team"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    Hard working fun team good atmosphere

    Cons

    Weak senior management at times