npower Reviews

Updated 13 Jul 2020

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3.5
58%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
Approve of CEO
npower Chief Executive Officer Paul Coffey
Paul Coffey
82 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible working and good hours(in 32 reviews)

  • "Agile working from home or most convenient office is a real bonus to working parents, great flexibility(in 27 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Good company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior SAS Developer in Hull, England

    I have been working at npower full-time

    Pros

    Employee satisfaction and career progression

    Cons

    Limited opportunities in northern areas

  2. "npower review"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Solihull, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    flexible working, good working environment, great people

    Cons

    no career prospects, no career progression, no training, poor management structure, little and poor business planning

  3. "Inclusive company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at npower full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible working, good progression, good support for wellbeing and work life balance

    Cons

    Direction from senior management fed down could be better

  4. "Senior Analyst"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Insight Analyst in Durham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at npower full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Team Work, Support, Great Management

    Cons

    Not being Transparent. Communications are poor

  5. "good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at npower full-time

    Pros

    Good people and culture to work in

    Cons

    Internal politics make a lot of things difficult

  6. "Good company but being taken over and battling the market"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Recruiter in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Lovely people, facilities and true agile working

    Cons

    The company is being taken over and several functions closed

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  7. "Great company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Change Manager in Lincoln, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at npower full-time

    Pros

    Career development Diversity of roles Values

    Cons

    Take over by EON leading to redundancies

  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Support Staff in Worcester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good culture, decent approach to work life balance.

    Cons

    Not really anything I can think of.

  9. "Dont"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Analyst in Leeds, England

    I worked at npower full-time

    Pros

    Good money for what you do

    Cons

    Horrible environment with no support or management

  10. "Great Company"

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

    I worked at npower full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, good management

    Cons

    Food could be better in the restaurant

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