Sensis Reviews

Updated 8 Jun 2020

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2.7
27%
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29%
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Sensis Managing Director John Allan (no image)
John Allan
82 Ratings
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  • "Too much change since Telstra sold it's share, with little consultation, communication or concern for existing employees(in 8 reviews)

  • "Very low levels of accountability from senior management for poor performance and operational delivery(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Sensis Review"

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

    I have been working at Sensis full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Opportunity to learn. Good Team

    Cons

    Some old Business Techniques in New Time Frame.

  2. "Business Analyst"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Melbourne

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

    Pros

    Supportive environment, flexibility and great people to work with.

    Cons

    Stressful at times, just like any other workplace


  3. "Great training"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Melbourne

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

    Pros

    They provide excellent training prior to job commencement

    Cons

    Commissions could have been more attractive

  4. "Run For The Hills"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Media Advisor in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Sensis full-time

    Pros

    I you get to work with some fantastic customer across different industries and sectors.

    Cons

    If you don’t want to be threatened to be literally shot in the head by management, then don’t work there. Sensis fails the H&S in OH&S. In additional expect excessive micromanagement, you’re nothing but a number at Sensis, you don’t get treated like a human so run for the hills.

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  5. "Going the way of the dodos"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sensis full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people, convenient location. Up to 5% bonus per yr if company makes target

    Cons

    Dying business, redundancies. Managers don't really care about customers just want $$$

  6. "Need to make right decisions or else there is only one way"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Adelaide
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay from 2008 - 2016

    Cons

    commisons was best but it was hard to make commisions post 2014

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  7. "Great people, horrific decision making"

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

    I worked at Sensis full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people culture. Decent facilities

    Cons

    Manic decisions that tend to contradict

  8. "Sensis Territory Manager"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Corporate Merchandiser in Hobart

    I worked at Sensis full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good products with generally good execution

    Cons

    Poor customer focus and try to lock in customers to products befire they review their contracts

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  9. "Redundancies everywhere"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Premium Account Executive in Brisbane
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    all disappeared, not much to crow about

    Cons

    company transitioning to digital from print, too slow, massive redundancies throughout for the last several years

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  10. "Positive changes"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The Company has made a lot of effort to invest in people and create a positive and inclusive culture in the past 12-24 months

    Cons

    The history of Sensis can impact people's receptivity to positive change

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