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Unilever CEO Alan Jope
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  1. "Very good company to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Very good company to work with. Lots of support and facilities for the employee.

    Cons

    Nothing, I have a perfect experience with them

    Unilever2018-10-18

    Unilever Response

    October 19, 2018Employer Brand Specialist

    Thanks for taking time to share your experience.

  2. "was alright"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    cash rich (although not so much these days) agile working you get to meet some great people

    Cons

    restructuring and cost cutting you also meet some not so great people/managers ambiguity with career progression

    Unilever2019-05-24
  3. "Key account"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Unilever full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Great products to work with

    Cons

    Limited scope for growth in company

    Advice to Management

    Progression opportunities need addressing.

    Unilever2019-03-01

    Unilever Response

    March 2, 2019

    Thank you for sharing your feedback. In case you have specific recommendation that might address progression opportunities in the company, kindly share them with your HR Partner or Line Manager. Thank you.

  4. Helpful (1)

    "A great platform to start your career"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Unilever full-time

      Pros

      Good for CV, great training

      Cons

      Lots of layers and politics

      Unilever2018-11-01

      Unilever Response

      November 1, 2018Employer Brand Specialist

      Thanks for sharing insight into your role at Unilever.

    • "Great Company to work for"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Unilever full-time

      Pros

      They have really good systems and ways to do things. Great benefits and very nice working culture

      Cons

      Salaries are a bit under the market. Can be very competitive inside.

      Unilever2018-06-21

      Unilever Response

      June 22, 2018Employer Brand Specialist

      Thank you for your feedback and for your contribution at Unilever. We’d like to wish you all the best in your new role.

    • "Director - Provides Financial services"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Unilever

        Pros

        Great work ethic ! Always challenging Very organised Achieves great results and cares about the client Puts in additional effort for the best results Happy, warm and great listener very eager to please

        Cons

        Works above and beyond ... extended hours Big enough hour on the day to achieve quick results for the clients

        Advice to Management

        Keep doing what your doing cause it pays off

        Unilever2018-03-22

        Unilever Response

        March 23, 2018The Talent Team

        Hi. Thanks for your review and feedback. It’s great to see that you highlight the work ethic, organisation and results as particular positives of your time here. We’ll ensure that your comments around hours of work are passed on to the respective teams. We wish you continued success ...

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      • Helpful (1)

        "An MBA on the go"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Unilever full-time

        Pros

        great brands, superb talent and very able global executive leadership team

        Cons

        too much layers and there is a lot of fat that can be trimmed, especially in the global HQ

        Advice to Management

        get to the markets and don't control Asia-Africa plans from UK/Europe

        Unilever2018-02-19

        Unilever Response

        February 27, 2018The Talent Team

        Hi. Thanks for your feedback on the previous role you held here at Unilever. It’s great to see you’ve highlighted a few positives of your time here, including the great brands, colleagues and the leadership team. We’ll ensure your feedback around decision making and processes is passed ...

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        "Amazing"

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        Former Employee - Intern in Sydney
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Unilever for more than a year

        Pros

        Work from home Great culture Work life Balance

        Cons

        Maybe too vibrant and loud

        Unilever2018-02-18

        Unilever Response

        February 27, 2018The Talent Team

        Hi. Thank you for your Internship review. It's good to see that you highlight agile working and the work life balance on offer as particular positives. We hope your Internship proved successful and we wish you all the best.

      • "Manager"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Unilever full-time for more than 20 years

        Pros

        Sustainability plan, doing great by doing good, Great CEO

        Cons

        Salary is low in Australia, red tape everywhere, unclear direction (very reactive organisation, no long term plans), high employee turnover

        Advice to Management

        Clarity, empowerment, appreciation to employees

        Unilever2018-03-06

        Unilever Response

        March 7, 2018The Talent Team

        Hi. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We appreciate your comments, including your points around our sustainability plan and need for more clarity, and will ensure they are passed on to the respective teams.

      • "R&D manager"

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        Former Employee - R&D Manager in Sydney
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Unilever full-time for more than 6 years

        Pros

        FAIR STABLE, TALENTED PEOPLE GOOD SALARY COMPETITIVE MULTIBACKGROUND

        Cons

        R&D is not closely facing market , action a bit slow

        Advice to Management

        very much thanks to management but need to set more senior role for junior people to see long career commitment

        Unilever2017-12-31

        Unilever Response

        January 3, 2018The Talent Team

        Hi. Thanks for your feedback on the previous role you held here at Unilever. It’s great to see you’ve highlighted a few positives of your time here, including the multi-background team and renumeration. We’ll ensure your feedback around R&D and progression options are passed on ...

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