Walt Disney Company Reviews

Updated 8 Jul 2020

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4.0
79%
Recommend to a Friend
92%
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Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Chapek
Bob Chapek
63 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits - Paid for me to get my masters(in 303 reviews)

  • "A friendly work environment where everyone is willing to help each other(in 220 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Just how you would Hope it would be"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Receptionist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Big company, friendly staff and fun environment

    Cons

    None. People who work there, stay there.

  2. "Australia - Is the brand alone enough?"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    great brands to work on

    Cons

    there is a LOT of change going on, challenging leadership and HR's capability to effectively manage and support staff

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  3. "Marketing Manager"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Walt Disney Company part-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for. Very powerful brand.

    Cons

    The usual constraints of being a large company but overall great experience.

  4. "Supportive and Collaborative"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The company provided fantastic HR and Learning programmes & courses which any employee should take advantage of

    Cons

    Tough culture during a key time of change.

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  5. "Great Company :)"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    - Great Perks, Disneyland tickets for 4, and a two every 6 months if you’re Permanent. - Great people to work with. - Some great workshops offered to staff for career growth. - free movie passes - screenings - Flexi Fridays - Health and Wellness Program - Dollar Day - free merchandise regularly - free invites to certain events. - massages every 6 weeks - fresh fruit daily - free drinks in vending machines

    Cons

    - needs improved communication from management. - better pay

  6. "Character Attendant"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time

    Pros

    - Fun job - Great environment - Great perks (discounts)

    Cons

    - Low wage - Management only cares about numbers rather than experiences

  7. "Great content but a very flat structure"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends

    I worked at Walt Disney Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly culture Great content to work with

    Cons

    Lack of communication between management and staff Flat structure with little move to progress

  8. "Customer Service"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company

    Pros

    Fun company to work for, lots of perks like movie screenings and staff discounts. The people I worked with were fantastic, we worked hard but also took time out to laugh and have fun which is so important for staff morale. Career opportunities are there if you want them.

    Cons

    Lots of overtime at a low level in the organisation in order to meet deadlines.

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  9. "Intern"

    5.0
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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walt Disney Company

    Pros

    decent collaborative nature and is very fun

    Cons

    no room for progression and dead end career

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  10. "Performer"

    4.0
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    Performer in Sydney
    Recommends

    I worked at Walt Disney Company for more than 3 years

    Pros

    This was a great side job while I was in college. Great shows, awesome people, and unique performing opportunities. It wont make you rich, but it is a great foot in the door!

    Cons

    The pay is relatively low, and you can feel very replaceable.

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