Arrow Electronics Reviews

275 Reviews
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275 Reviews
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Arrow Electronics President, CEO, and Director Mike Long
Mike Long
156 Ratings
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    Very rewarding experience that helped develop my career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Mississauga, ON
    Former Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Mississauga, ON

    I worked at Arrow Electronics full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and flexible work schedule, allowing to work from home during adverse weather conditions.
    The people are some of the best professionals that I have ever worked with

    Cons

    Outsourcing has lead to many talented people being reorganized out of the organization

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    We have a great group of experienced employees. Please continue to find new ways yo keep them motivated and leverage their experience to take Arrow Electronics to the next level.

    Recommends
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Arrow Electronics Interviews

Updated 11 Oct, 2014
Updated 11 Oct, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

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Interview Difficulty

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    Inside Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Alpharetta, GA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Alpharetta, GA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency – interviewed at Arrow Electronics in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    Signed up through Adecco temp agency. I had a background in catering/sales/ restaurant industry --- they set up Interview. Met with good manager and one other ISR (who eventually became my manager) Normal interview questions - relaxing and no psych questions .. willing to give me a chance in a new industry.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you handle an issue if you were not going to meet the deadline?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Hired through temp agency -- not much negotiation. I started at $17 hr -- but I do know thought that mother employee (who took forever to train and was one dimensional) was hired in at $3 more an hour than I was --- that was upsetting.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

Arrow Electronics Awards and Accolades

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Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

Additional Info

Website www.arrow.com
Headquarters Englewood, CO
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1935
Type Company - Public (ARW)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $10+ billion (CAD) per year
Competitors Avnet, Ingram Micro, Tech Data

At Arrow, we help innovators innovate. We help designers, engineers and partner companies develop tools and apply technology in new ways to create better cars, better homes, better planes, better hospitals, and a better life. We help companies recycle old electronics so that useful parts and processors don’t wind up in landfills. We help companies maximize their cloud data center investments and are on the cutting edge of and the most energy efficient lighting systems. We help the world’s best technology companies think “Five Years Out,” working together to innovate the... More

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