Volvo Cars Reviews

Updated 3 Sep 2020

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4.2
84%
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92%
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Volvo Cars President and Chief Executive Officer Håkan Samuelsson
Håkan Samuelsson
71 Ratings
Pros
  • "friendly and work life balance; promotion opportunities(in 15 reviews)

  • "Interesting technology, good working environment, great colleagues and often really great results(in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • "swedish salary levels, poor compensation(in 7 reviews)

  • "City is a bit sperated from rest of sweden(in 5 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Product Specialist in Maidenhead, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Volvo Cars full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fantastic cars, great company, honest

    Cons

    Weekends, customers, long hours, sales

  2. "Lots of politics - lots of people who do little"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Vice President in London, England

    I worked at Volvo Cars full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    great brand - great cars - culture improving

    Cons

    big co allows people to hide and do little.


  3. "Awesome company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Volvo Cars full-time

    Pros

    Very much on the way up and it has a very inclusive culture.

    Cons

    Not yet reached its full potential.

  4. "Not bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Reception in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Volvo Cars part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    People Showroom Clean Management Casual Uniform

    Cons

    Pay Long hours Difficult to move up

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  5. "Very good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Volvo Cars full-time

    Pros

    Drive new cars nice managers

    Cons

    No respect for selling a car on behalf of someone else

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Poor Swedish leadership"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Volvo Cars

    Pros

    Good people trying to do the best thing locally

    Cons

    Completely hopeless senior Swedish leadership team. Still reaping the benefits of Stefan Jacoby's past decisions and vision. No new ones of any substance since he unfortunately went.

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  7. "Cars"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Development in Stockholm, Stockholm
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cars, values, summer vacay, work/life

    Cons

    Politics, lack of speed, complexity

  8. "positive"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Human Resources 

    I worked at Volvo Cars full-time

    Pros

    care about people, good benefit

    Cons

    not think of any at this point

  9. "Great working experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Gothenburg
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great company to work for.Nice working environment

    Cons

    Not easy to implement ideas as the process are very structured.

  10. "Not happy with salary and benefits"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Buyer in Stockholm, Stockholm
    Doesn't Recommend
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Volvo Cars full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    cool industry to work in.

    Cons

    low salary and benefits offered.

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