William Grant & Sons Reviews

Updated 12 May 2021

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William Grant & Sons Interim CEO Giles Wilson
Giles Wilson
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  1. "Excellent company to work for."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Member in Dufftown, Scotland, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent salary, benefits and work environment.

    Cons

    Work/life balance leans towards work.

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  2. "Great employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Team Leader in Dufftown, Scotland, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great working conditions. Great team of people. Outstanding brands. Competitive salary.

    Cons

    On occasion, priorities can be be difficult to understand.


  3. "White English Male Diageo wannabe"

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

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible working policy Maternity policy New offices

    Cons

    Skizofrenic strategy (flavor of the year) Only men get promoted Gender pay gap Adverse to risk Obsessed with Diageo keep hiring people from them (quality is dubious though)

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  4. "Fantastic organisation"

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

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great culture Exciting products Great people

    Cons

    Lack of systems Takes a ing time to get things done

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  5. "Brand Manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at William Grant & Sons full-time

    Pros

    Strong portfolio Growing brands Flexibility and empowerment

    Cons

    Constant managerial changes taking place

  6. "Spirit supply"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Spirit Supply in Dufftown, Scotland, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working hours, well paid, Staff sales

    Cons

    Shortage of body’s, Constantly training good agency workers then letting them leave

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  7. "Reasonable employer"

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

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Reasonable pay, good benefits and great pension

    Cons

    Everyone is overworked, projects are understaffed and diversity and inclusion is a tick box exercise within operations.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Would not recommend this company, very hierarchical, no enthusiasm/vision"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Richmond Hill, England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Richmond, where the London offices are based is a nice town

    Cons

    No innovation Siloed working Docs are all over the shop Very poor leadership Inflexible Hierarchical No real idea what anybody is doing All about the money No progression opportunities

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  9. "ambassador"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Hackney, England, England

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    like to work with others and on my own

    Cons

    worked as an ambassador that was one of my great work.

  10. "Manager"

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

    I have been working at William Grant & Sons full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place to work , able to make an impact

    Cons

    People are feeling quite stretched

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