Robert Walters Employee Reviews about "good training"

Updated Jan 19, 2021

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Pros
  • "Friendly, collaborative working environment(in 48 reviews)

  • "good training and support, international environment(in 34 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "long hours but to be expected in recruitment(in 50 reviews)

  • "Work-life balance, flexibility, KPI based progression(in 27 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company with lots of opportunity

      May 28, 2019 - Recruitment Consultant in Melbourne
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      Pros

      Good training, great culture and opportunity to progress in your career in Australia or overseas.

      Cons

      Longer hours are needed here and there but nothing unreasonable

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good for new starters in recruitment

      Nov 25, 2020 - Recruitment Consultant in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Good training - Good PSAs

      Cons

      - Does not pay the best in market

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Culture and work environment

      Nov 6, 2019 - Consultant in Melbourne
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      Pros

      Great Staff Good leader who is always happy to chat Good training programme especially for new people to the industry Very team focussed and everyone is really supportive Good culture and friendly fun work environment

      Cons

      more flexibility around work arrangements

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Fun colleagues, questionable management

      Jul 3, 2019 - Consultant in Sydney
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      Pros

      Good company culture Good training program

      Cons

      No work-life balance Poor salary Unclear bonus structure Strong bias and favouritism by the senior exec team

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Better Recruitment companies out there

      Sep 6, 2016 - Recruitment Consultant in Sydney
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      Pros

      People - You get to meet some fantastic people Training - Good training if you are new to recruitment International movement

      Cons

      Poor pay - Dramatically lower than competitors Bonus/Commission is low and you never know what you are getting Old school recruitment mentality. Not being able to leave before 6pm is more important than performance.. KPI's more important than results Retention issues. Most people were sponsored from UK and waiting to get PR so they could move to a better company

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Professional agency with career options

      Jan 11, 2016 - Executive Recruiter in Brisbane
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good training, strong support functions and leadership, international brand. Team environment, good internal culture, international opportunities

      Cons

      Global listed business can be risk adverse; some processes seem a bit dated, over reliance on tried and tested formula, could be braver

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Associate Consultant

      Jan 19, 2021 - Associate Consultant in Tokyo
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      Pros

      good training and support, international environment

      Cons

      high turnover rate, stressful at times because of KPIs

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Career Launchpad w/ Int'l Opportunities

      Oct 14, 2020 - Senior Consultant in San Francisco, CA
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      Pros

      -Fast-paced work environment working with diverse and interesting client base -Good place for young professionals to jump into a recruitment/sales career with opportunities for rapid career advancement -Fun, lively, and inclusive office culture w/ plenty of external events -Opportunities for international relocation after 2 years -Good training and onboarding process for people without prior recruitment experience

      Cons

      -Comparatively long hours (just the nature of recruitment in general) -Benefits package is improving all the time, but still lagged other companies in the SF Bay Area in certain areas. 401K matching starts after a year.

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good people, but Too much pressure and unreasonable KPI.

      Sep 28, 2020 - Recruiter in Tokyo
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      Pros

      Good Training, Good people, Free drinks

      Cons

      Too much pressure, unreasonable KPI

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      Robert Walters Response

      Human Resources

      Thank you for your review. I’m glad you appreciated our first-class training and enjoyed our team culture during your time with us. Regarding your critiques, I understand that we set high expectations for our people, but I like to think we also provide the tools and resources they need to succeed, whether that’s through training or managerial/collegial support. If you have any further comments, I’d be happy to hear them – you can email me at jeremy.sampson@robertwalters.co.jp to set up a confidential conversation. Jeremy Sampson Managing Director, Robert Walters Japan & South Korea

    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good reputation with nice and professional environment

      Aug 31, 2020 - Consultant in Surabaya, East Java
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      Pros

      Very professional, good training, international exposure, strong brand in the market

      Cons

      If you don't have sales acumen, it's not the right place for you

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