Xero Overview

  • www.xero.com
  • Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2006
  • Company - Public (XRO)
  • Computer Hardware & Software
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CompetitorsIntuit, MYOB, Sage
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The first line of code for what would become the Xero software was written in a small Wellington apartment in 2006. Our founder, Rod Drury, knew there had to be a better solution for small business owners so he set out to create beautiful software that delivered real-time data ...
Mission: Xero exists to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world by rewiring the world of small business by making it seamless, simpler, and smarter.

Xero Reviews

4.3
86%
Recommend to a Friend
96%
Approve of CEO
Steve Vamos
Steve Vamos
189 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Incredible place to work"

12 Oct 2020 - Manager in Wellington, Wellington
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Genuine caring colleagues (right from CEO down), especially evident during COVID - Great culture of team work - Growing fast, it's exciting with lots changing - Best office technology I've ever

Cons

- There's a lot to learn
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Diversity & Inclusion at Xero

4.4
(120 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Xero?

...Company culture is inclusive and you are treated like a human not a "resource" or cog....Read More

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Xero Interviews

Experience
Positive61%
Negative26%
Neutral13%
Getting an Interview
Applied online76%
Recruiter7%
Employee Referral6%
Difficulty
2.8
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  1. Intern Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Australia
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    The process was fast and fluently. Recurring team was nice, they keep updating the process with me. Coding test was not too hard. Video interview was just asking some basic behavioural questions.
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Company Updates

10 September 2020
Meet Ruth James, Tech Outreach & Engage Coordinator here at Xero. We asked Ruth what diversity and inclusion means to her. Here’s what she had to say: “For me, the ultimate goal is to enable and support others to flourish and be accepted for who they are regardless of their background, race, culture, and religion. As a Kiwi, I look at what’s happening currently in the U.S. as an example of what happens when there are systemic issues around race. I’ve also had many conversations with friends and family who’ve told me of their own experiences of exclusion and aggression and it serves as a wake-up call that racism, homophobia, sexism, and islamophobia are still very prevalent. It’s really made me aware of my privilege and the responsibility I have to be an ally.” Learn more about Xero’s social and environmental impact, including diversity and inclusion → https://bit.ly/xerosocialimpact
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26 August 2020
For Xero, our focus is to build a scalable and sustainable business, and that includes taking responsibility for our environmental impact. Hear from Ryan Ghisi, GM - Global People Programmes about what respecting the planet's resources means to him: "Each of us have a responsibility to positively impact the environment through our actions and choices. Whether its how much water we use, the food we eat, or how we travel, we all can make a difference. I care deeply about both the beautiful country I live in and the wider world, so want to ensure that I do my part to leave an impact." Learn more about Xero's social and environmental initiatives at the link below:
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Xero Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Places to Work in ColoradoBuilt In Colorado2019
  • Top Workplaces of 2019The Denver Post2019

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Xero FAQ

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Does Xero offer massages?

...All the expected benefits of a tech company (fresh fruit, free vending machine, friday drinks, food etc etc)...

24 September 2020

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