Tabcorp Reviews

Updated 3 Aug 2020

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3.4
70%
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Tabcorp Managing Director and CEO David Attenborough
David Attenborough
55 Ratings
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  • "Gambling is also a niche industry(in 5 reviews)

  • "Melbourne vs Sydney politics is the elephant in the room in most cases(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great company, highly dedicated people"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tabcorp full-time

    Pros

    Dedicated to delivery and innovative environment

    Cons

    Lots of additional hours required to complete delivery deadlines, sometimes unrealistic

  2. "Too much politics"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior DevOps Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Good technical people - Environment

    Cons

    - Really old school management - Everything is VERY political

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  3. "Nice work culture"

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

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

    Pros

    Good for work life balance

    Cons

    Salary is not the best in market

  4. "Design is not valued or understood"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Mid Weight Graphic Designer in Brisbane

    I worked at Tabcorp part-time

    Pros

    Great building facilities in Brisbane, People are mostly friendly and relaxed, Good renumeration, good internal company communications, some teams work really well together and there is a good culture

    Cons

    Every team has a different culture and some are far worse than others. HR or managers don't really care about or support staff, terrible onboarding experience, expectations to do work outside of work hours, support during remote work needs improvement, bad communication between teams.

  5. "Big ship"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Tabcorp full-time

    Pros

    The people and teams you work with all keen to help and grow.

    Cons

    Large “corporate” organisation which can take a long time to change direction.

  6. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Corporate Office 
    Recommends

    I worked at Tabcorp full-time

    Pros

    Good people and work environment, great manager, nice benefits, enjoyed my years here.

    Cons

    Not many cons at all.

  7. "Gambling"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Regulatory Analyst in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Tabcorp full-time

    Pros

    Gambling is a fun industry to work in

    Cons

    Corporate Office based roles and environment

  8. "Horrible Sydney digital team structure"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Digital Team Lead in Sydney
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tabcorp full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Easy money, friendly people, retirement company

    Cons

    Politics, favouritism, huge pay difference between team members

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  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Sydney
    Recommends

    I have been working at Tabcorp full-time

    Pros

    Small enough for you to leave your mark but big enough to have great opportunities- Some cutting edge HR benefits - people are generally really nice

    Cons

    Despite the excellent work on diversity and inclusion it’s still very blokey - it’s not very mature on project management- it’s gambling

  10. "People Centric Culture"

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

    I have been working at Tabcorp full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    *Great culture *Fantastic diversity *Loads of opportunities for learning and development *Flat structure *Good communication between teams *Flexible working *18 weeks parental leave *Opportunities to get involved in new initiatives *Scope for lateral moves/career progression *End Of Trip Facilities *Excellent offices *Excellent benefits & expense policy

    Cons

    *Not very integrated between wagering & lotteries *Onboarding process sends too many emails *Hot desking *No extra equipment to work from home

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