Japan Tobacco International Reviews

Updated 7 Aug 2020

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3.7
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Japan Tobacco International President and Chief Executive Officer  Eddy Pirard
Eddy Pirard
152 Ratings
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  1. "Good place to learn and work with some smart people"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Japan Tobacco International full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Diverse company, international secondments possible, good pay

    Cons

    HQ used to be a pretty political place - not sure if that is still the case with new CEO

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  2. "Excellent employer"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Japan Tobacco International full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great company culture with a people first mindset. A very competitive rewards program and a top employer. Lots of opportunities for anyone looking to relocate.

    Cons

    Very difficult operating environment and controversial industry

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  3. "Great"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Japan Tobacco International full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    friendly environment, everyone is a team player and great working culture

    Cons

    workload at times can be stressful

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  4. "Great company for career development"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Brand Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Japan Tobacco International full-time

    Pros

    C&B package, one team spirit, career opportunities

    Cons

    slow decision making, too vertical structure

  5. "Great Company to work for!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Japan Tobacco International full-time

    Pros

    Challenging industry and very challenging marketplace. JTI is undoubtedly a market leader in the tobacco industry with fantastic and very talented people working for the Company.

    Cons

    Complicated and multiple approval process makes even small problems difficult to resolve.

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  6. "Great workplace"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at Japan Tobacco International full-time

    Pros

    Great working environment with good benefits

    Cons

    You need to accept the fact that you work for tobacco

  7. "Current Employer review"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Product Cost Manager in Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Japan Tobacco International full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Very organised company with direction on what it want to achieve and it show how you can be involved to support achievement

    Cons

    No clear succession plan for Management

  8. "nice"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Intern 

    I have been working at Japan Tobacco International part-time

    Pros

    professional, cozy, great team , good

    Cons

    not good salary, other than that perfect

  9. "Grew too fast and lost family feel"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Weybridge, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Japan Tobacco International full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very good perks; bonus; incentives

    Cons

    Some management not listening to employee's concerns

  10. "Good company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Japan Tobacco International full-time

    Pros

    Competitive C&B package, work-life balance

    Cons

    Frequent change of management team

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