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Updated 16 November 2018
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  • "There are no cons that I can say about the job" (in 7 reviews)

  • "Career progression could be better" (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time

    Pros

    Huge campus and facilities to all its students

    Cons

    For some courses is hard to get feedback, because there are only one or two exams.


  2. "Bartender"

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    Current Employee - Bartender in Manchester, England
    Current Employee - Bartender in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Manchester part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Well paid and very flexible shifts

    Cons

    Sometime difficult to balance late finishes will early starts to university but would be the same for any bar job

  3. "Student Ambassador"

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    Former Employee - Student Ambassador in Manchester, England
    Former Employee - Student Ambassador in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Manchester part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Flexible working hours: we can choose which day we would want to work with depending on our university schedule
    - Friendly students and staff

    Cons

    - There was none since I was able to work and study at the same time


  4. "Student ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Student Ambassador in Manchester, England
    Current Employee - Student Ambassador in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Manchester part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly atmosphere
    Generous pay
    Food and snacks after shift
    Flexible hours

    Cons

    Nothing major
    A relaxed position which allows you to interact with prospect students


  5. "Alumni Relation Student Caller Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Manchester part-time

    Pros

    It is a fun atmosphere and the supervisors are always nice and helpful

    Cons

    Can not really think of one.


  6. "Research Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manchester, England
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manchester, England

    I worked at University of Manchester full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very supportive teamwork and beneficial career training

    Cons

    Not good weather and a lot of construction


  7. "Brilliant place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Media Production Technician in Manchester, England
    Current Employee - Media Production Technician in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Lots of training and made you feel part of a team

    Cons

    lack of communication between departments

  8. "Awesome experience at a great place!"

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    Former Employee - Intern Business Development in Manchester, England
    Former Employee - Intern Business Development in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Manchester full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Friendly atmosphere and lots of support from management
    -Great facilities with lots of free stuff for employees!

    Cons

    -Rather long working hours but not that bad

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!


  9. "Student Ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Manchester part-time

    Pros

    Great supervisors. Flexible job. Can choose work days.

    Cons

    Quite boring sometimes. Also salary could be more.


  10. "nice job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Manchester full-time

    Pros

    work-life balance and well paid

    Cons

    far away from my place


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