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Unilever Reviews

Updated 20 November 2014
Updated 20 November 2014
772 Reviews
3.6
772 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work-life balance can be excellent depending on which category you work on (in 66 reviews)

  • Good working culture and Flexible working hours (in 28 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance, lack of opportunities to move up unless you relocate (in 55 reviews)

  • decision-making can be complicated & slow since this is a matrix organisation (in 29 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    SME

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    Former Employee - SME in Mumbai
    Former Employee - SME in Mumbai

    I worked at Unilever full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Had a great experience, great culture

    Cons

    good, nothing negative to mention

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    nothing really, they are great

  2.  

    Working with Unilever a lot of Knowledgeable

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Software Test Engineer in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Software Test Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Innovative Technology, Agile Work Space

    Cons

    Work life balance benefits time off policies

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Very Good Place

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Unilever

    Pros

    Amazing place to work at. Great organization. People friendly hr policies. Especially good for women. They have awesome facilities at the workplace and great opportunities for employees.

    Cons

    None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None. None.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great Place to work, Good launch pad for leadership roles

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Manager in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Manager in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Global work opportunity, Independence and space to work, emphasis on leadership and development, great value based organization that truly believes in doing the right things for the world. Excellent benefits including stock options. A very talented set of people who work hard and party equally hard.

    Cons

    Increasingly poor people management, big shift to promote gender equality - resulting in overlooking male talent.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    not good

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    security, sometimes manager doesnt check on you. you can grow ur skills just needto be in a right team.

    Cons

    a worst place for growing.
    politics
    everyone is selfish person.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    first manage.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Work Life balance and Flexible working

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Information Manager in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Information Manager in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great Worklife balance, Fexible working hours, Agile work places

    Cons

    processess are not streamlined and are in most secnarios highly unorganised

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great place

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Brand Manager in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Senior Brand Manager in Mumbai

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    good hr policies, great brands and some fantastic people to work with

    Cons

    company favors employees who joined as management trainees over employees recruited from outside when it comes to future growth

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Busine Analyst for more than a year

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good working environment, culture, facilities

    Cons

    salary is not as per the standard

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    nothing as such

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Great Place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Information Executive in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Information Executive in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best Work culture, Good business practices

    Cons

    Slower growth, lack of scope of personal development

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    NA

  11.  

    A great company

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Project Engineer
    Former Employee - Senior Project Engineer

    I worked at Unilever full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The work culture is good

    Cons

    The work load is very high

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

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