Telstra Reviews

Updated 20 Jun 2021

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3.9
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Andrew Penn
885 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance flexibility opprtunities(in 283 reviews)

  • "Financial secure with flexible working conditions(in 262 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Ongoing restructures throughout my career(in 69 reviews)

  • "There's a lot of red tape that can slow work down(in 60 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Amazing place to learn and grow

      21 May 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Employer of choice, great benefits

      Cons

      Very large business, lots of stakeholder management

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good company but has lost its way

      8 Feb 2021 - Senior Pricing Manager in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Flexible hours, good salary, smart people

      Cons

      A stressful company that continually under-values its employees

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    3. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Bad

      2 Apr 2021 - General Manager 
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      Pros

      Nice people, good cafes close by

      Cons

      Bad leadership, too political, no direction

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      great company culture

      9 Oct 2020 - Operations in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great leaders, flexible working, cares about their people

      Cons

      org change, little career development

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Technology Depth With Capability to Deliver

      27 Jul 2020 - Solutions Consultant in Manchester, England, England
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      Pros

      Depth of what the company offers in technology and people skills and creates once business case is justified is why I loved working at Telstra

      Cons

      Large organisation and as with most large organisations there are administration hurdles to leap to make progress

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good team

      15 Sep 2020 - Senior Accountant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible hours and good team

      Cons

      the system not well organised

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      24 Aug 2020 - Business Team 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits scheme, very people focused, good ethics

      Cons

      Large organisation so may get lost in numbers

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      It used to be a good place to work

      26 Mar 2020 - NOC Engineer in London, England, England
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      Pros

      It used to be fun, the people were great on the whole, good team spirit.

      Cons

      Management in Australia had some ridiculous ideas of 'company progression' and god rid of a perfectly good team in the UK. Severe lack of training and certs offered. No chance of career progression.

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Reasonable company to work for

      5 Jun 2020 - Project Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexibility, international presence, evolving technology

      Cons

      Constant restructures, loss of intellectual capital

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place to work

      6 May 2020 - Director of Security 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team, great office, lots of opportunity

      Cons

      Hierarchical and layers of management make it difficult to feel autonomous

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