Unilever Reviews

Updated 6 Aug 2020

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4.0
87%
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Unilever CEO Alan Jope
Alan Jope
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  1. "Ok if you work hard"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in London, England

    I have been working at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Lots to learn at a large company

    Cons

    Expect some managers to put lots of pressure on you to work harder

  2. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Placement 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Great company with a great culture and good chances to develop

    Cons

    Sometimes quite a lot of pressure very early on, but this gives you a chance to develop


  3. "Very good company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Material Supply Coordinator in Norwich, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good salary and a good working environment

    Cons

    I have no cons about Unilever

  4. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant CMI Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing collaborative culture among all teams.

    Cons

    Slow to react and hard to make quick decisions

  5. "Inclusive environment"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Agile work, diversity and equality

    Cons

    old digital techs, trend and attitude

  6. "Good place for permanent staff"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician in Birkenhead, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Treat their permanent staff superbly

    Cons

    Not that great at looking after their contractors, especially long-term contractors

  7. "Good but some bad points"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Scientist in Bedford, England
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Bonus. Flexible working. Friendly people.

    Cons

    Favouritism. Large scale restructuring often

  8. "Manage the Sales team."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Lead in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work-life balance and flexible working arrangements.

    Cons

    There are no cons for working at Unilever.

  9. "Great senior leadership"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Communications Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Unilever part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    CEO who is authentic and understands the value of transparency.

    Cons

    Leadership qualities poorer further down the management chain. Poor behaviour not called out or dealt with.

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  10. "Great Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Penetration Tester in Wrexham, Wales

    I have been working at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Great people, Great place to work, I've enjoyed being at Unilever and i'm sad to be moving on.

    Cons

    Pushing outsourcing of hands on IT roles hard

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