Carlton & United Breweries Reviews

Updated 23 Jun 2020

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Carlton & United Breweries Zone President APAC South AB InBev and CEO CUB Jan Craps (no image)
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7 Ratings
  1. "Great environment to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager 

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time

    Pros

    Great team to work for

    Cons

    Global pressures dictate work

  2. "Room for improvement"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Motion Graphics Designer in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time

    Pros

    Very well known, beer, enthusiastic.

    Cons

    Not flexible, working extra hours, well being not considered, make you feel replaceable or unappreciated, tight circle.

  3. "Challenging yet rewarding workplace"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time

    Pros

    Extremely challenging environment however if you've come from FMCG in the past, you should be fine! A real sense of ownership in your role and development. Amazing flexible work policies

    Cons

    Limited tools and resources, outdated systems, often multiple systems that create double up

  4. "Solid team, dull work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales in Southbank
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Emphasis on company culture and people.

    Cons

    Lack of career development, work can be monotonous

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  5. "Great brands"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Innovative environment Awesome people Beer

    Cons

    Workload Changing environment Career progression

  6. "Great place to work!"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Compensation and Benefits Manager in Southbank
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great People and good career opportunity, iconic company/brands, Free Products

    Cons

    Strong focus on financials, particularly on driving down cost which has meant frequent down sizing over the past 2 years

  7. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Brand Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time

    Pros

    Friendly peers, amazing products, fair compensation

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, work-life balance, lack of focus

  8. "Lots of opportunities but job uncertainty"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carlton & United Breweries full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    - Can get free product each month - Great brands - Encourage promotion

    Cons

    - Cost driven culture -Job insecurity

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  9. "Good place to work despite high demand and uncertainty"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Carlton & United Breweries full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Exciting work and never a dull moment Highly driven and dynamic colleagues Great portfolio of products to be proud of Under ABInBev there is lots of opportunity for career mobility and development Excellent remuneration

    Cons

    Demanding workload and hours, made worse for those who have to liaise with Zone or Global teams at all hours of the day and night Some ABInBev reporting processes create huge workload for very little value add Uncertainty due to restructures

  10. "Great opportunities"

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

    I have been working at Carlton & United Breweries full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fantastic exposure to leadership and chances to work in a cross functional career.

    Cons

    A disconnect between work advertised and actual hours required.

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