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Verastar Reviews

Updated 18 Jun 2019

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Verastar CEO Chris Earle
Chris Earle
69 Ratings
  1. "Fun Lively atmosphere"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Advisor in Manchester City Centre, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Only been in the company a couple of months but so far I have loved working here. My colleagues are so friendly and made me feel welcomed from the off set. Typical day is starting at 8:30 finishing at 5:30, fruit and coffee is included which is always a great benefit, my manager has given me support throughout my journey. My job includes calling businesses that already have our custom and offering them additional services,...

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    Cons

    The starting salary could be a little higher, although there is chance to progress to earn more (plus your commission)

    Verastar2019-05-20

    Verastar Response

    May 23, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It is great to hear you have such a positive working relationship with your colleagues, are enjoying the job role and making good use of that free fruit and coffee! We note your comments regarding salary, however we feel ...

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  2. "Great Job"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Adviser in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Verastar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    fantastic Training on an ongoing basis and very helpful managers as well as great incentives

    Cons

    have to wear formal wear

    Verastar2019-05-20

    Verastar Response

    May 23, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Hi, We really appreciate you taking the time to leave such a positive review! It's great to hear that the in-depth training we provide is being recognised and received so positively! Keep up the great work :)

  3. "Good Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader in Manchester City Centre, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice staff, good company benefits, good progression within company, good management

    Cons

    could have more dress down days

    Advice to Management

    could be more flexible on dress code

    Verastar2019-05-20

    Verastar Response

    May 23, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Hi, Thank you for leaving such a positive review! It is great to hear you are enjoying your time here with Verastar and are making use of the great company benefits Keep up the great work :)

  4. "great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Outbound Sales Agent in Manchester City Centre, England
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    amazing working environment, friendly and helpful staff

    Cons

    i can not think of any

    Verastar2019-05-16

    Verastar Response

    May 20, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review. It is great to hear you are enjoying the fun work environment we pride ourselves on creating here at Verastar. Keep up the great work :)

  5. "Growing Organisation"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Hamilton, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company culture, benefits, internal promotion and customer focused.

    Cons

    Sick pay would be recommended.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to support new hires and develop teams for future success.

    Verastar2019-01-08
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent company to work for!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Trainer in Hamilton, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place to work where they really care about their staff

    Cons

    No pay when off sick

    Verastar2019-01-08

    Verastar Response

    January 10, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review. It's lovely to hear you enjoy the vibrant working environment. Keep up all the great work!

  7. Helpful (2)

    "Great Company!"

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    Current Employee - N/A in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Free refreshments Pizza Fridays Does not take years to progress, if they see something in you, they will show you that they believe in you and help you achieve your potential

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Verastar2018-12-21

    Verastar Response

    January 10, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review. It's lovely to hear you enjoy the vibrant working environment and our company benefits. Keep up all the great work!

  8. "Sales Support, Partner Support, QA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Flexi Team -Professional and Friendly Environment -Opportunity to progress within the business -As the business grows, it gives everyone a chance to also grow with the business to be involved with new tasks and processes.. -Support from all levels of staff -The business continues to strive to ensure employee moral and facilities are kept at a high standard.

    Cons

    -No Cons for the time I have been working here.

    Advice to Management

    No advise but to continue what your are doing

    Verastar2018-11-21

    Verastar Response

    December 3, 2018Assistant HR Advisor

    Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review. It's lovely to hear you enjoy the vibrant working environment and are benefiting from the continuous support we provide to staff. It's also great to hear that you have pleased with the progressions opportunities ...

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  9. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Ham, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great environment to work in Good working relationships Supportive management Good Benefits No weekends or late shifts Bank holidays off Quarterly Bonus which is easily achievable

    Cons

    I haven't come across any in my time here.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work :-)

    Verastar2018-11-21

    Verastar Response

    December 3, 2018Assistant HR Advisor

    Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review! Maintaining our fun environment, as well as focusing on the development, training and progression of staff is always at the forefront of our minds! We are pleased to hear you have good working relationships, ...

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  10. "Sales Support, Partner Support & QA"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Verastar full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Quarterly Bonus Don't work weekend Good chances of progression Management are always very helpful and wanting you to succeed.

      Cons

      No sick pay and making a doctors appointment during working hours can be a pain

      Advice to Management

      Keep up the good work!

      Verastar2018-11-19

      Verastar Response

      December 3, 2018Assistant HR Advisor

      Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review! We are pleased to hear you are enjoying your role, have the correct levels of support and are enjoying a good work-life balance. It's always great to hear employees speak so fondly of the progression and bonus opportunities ...

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