Turner and Townsend Reviews

Updated 13 May 2021

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Turner and Townsend CEO Vincent Clancy
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307 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work life balance for all employees(in 32 reviews)

  • "Good projects and Great variety(in 25 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "No bonus compensation for Technicians(in 24 reviews)

  • "Hard to speak to Senior management(in 13 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Excellent place to start a consultancy career

      24 Mar 2021 - Project Manager in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Managers engage and help you be the best you can be. Fantastic opportunities and clients to work with.

      Cons

      Client organizations offer better pay and pensions.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Friendly easy place to work if you want to keep your head down and stay in your place

      29 Apr 2021 - Senior Consultant in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Big projects, friendly colleagues, if you stand up for yourself you can do 9.00-5.30 working hours which is not common in the industry

      Cons

      lack of transparency, old-school ways of working, risk adverse company attitude, behind the curve on the adoption of anything new, lack of opportunities to develop or progress

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great team and people

      21 Apr 2021 - Consultant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great team and people - Good work life balance

      Cons

      - As consultant we tend to stay on the same project and not rotate for 6 -12 months. - There isn’t a lot of choice of projects to work on. - Management doesn’t consider people’s wishes or career development when assigning them to a client

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Opportunity for employee's to develop their Business Management skills

      7 Apr 2021 - Senior Project Manager in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      1. Opportunity to develop your Business Management skills by supporting development activities such as; resourcing, bidding new work, introduction of new products and tools, etc. 2. T&T support a wide range of clients across projects which vary in size and scale, giving great opportunity to develop in new sectors.

      Cons

      1. Little exposure to major programmes offered. 2. At times as a consultant, clients will on occasions limit your responsibility and powers.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company to work for

      30 Apr 2021 - Assistant Cost Manager in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good culture, plenty of opportunities

      Cons

      Rotation can be slow for early careers

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great team camaraderie and office culture

      25 Mar 2021 - Project Director in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Your opinion counts. Chance to add value for clients. National and global capability to fall back on. Agile, entrepreneurial organization. Opportunities to grow and develop. Ambitious growth strategy within region.

      Cons

      Business admin support is limited. Regional offices vary in approach.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      A great place to work!

      6 Apr 2021 - Junior Consultant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of opportunities for progression & development. Amazing people to work with. Lots of exciting projects to work on.

      Cons

      None to date (have been there for less than a year)

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Overview

      3 May 2021 - Senior Cost Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I have gained pre and post contract experience within a varied sector

      Cons

      Salary increases on an annual basis

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Expected more

      30 Apr 2021 - Senior Project Controls Engineer 
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      Pros

      Global company and great colleagues

      Cons

      Opportunities limited and career development tends to be more about business needs that personal aspirations

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good Opportunities

      6 Apr 2021 - Cost Manager in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Good opportunities If you are chartered

      Cons

      Bonuses paid to Directors and above.

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