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Nissan Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
Nissan – Japan – “Nissan Global Head Office”

All Employees Current Employees Only

3.2 86 reviews

83% Approve of the CEO

Nissan Co-Chairman, President, CEO, Representative Board Member, and Member of the Executive Committee Carlos Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn

(41 ratings)

52% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work environment relatively clean and friendly(in 3 reviews)

  • You can use the cars for weekends if you ask for one(in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • Crazy working hours: sometimes meetings at 9 PM(in 6 reviews)

  • Work life balance is completely missing(in 3 reviews)

86 Employee Reviews
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    Good learning and exposure

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Toronto, ON

    ProsGlobal exposure; Nissan makes great products

    ConsLow enterpreneural spirit; risk averse

    Advice to Senior ManagementIn order to grow business, Nissan will have to start with buying market share, followed by aggressive improvements in trust and quality.

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    Analyst

    Analyst (Current Employee) Mississauga, ON

    ProsGood place to get experience

    ConsContact terms, low employee morale, too many politics

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Okay place to work but not fabulous.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Mississauga, ON

    ProsCompany vehicle benefit for management and full in house gym facility. Employee lease program which makes vehicles very affordable.

    ConsUncommon to promote from within.

    Advice to Senior ManagementLook at promoting from within more often.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Constant short-term with little long-term change

    Marketing (Former Employee) Toronto, ON

    ProsConstantly changing for those who like new challenges. Get to drive the product.

    ConsVolatility in the market/industry results in lack of job security and makes long-term planning difficult with short-term urgent matters constantly arising. Lack of labour resources.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBetter long-term planning with more resources, including labour.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

     

    My experience at NTCNA has been beneficial with great experience in my field.

    Accountant (Current Employee) Farmington Hills, MI (US)

    ProsLife-work balance, great people, team atmoshpere

    ConsStressful at times, depending on the position there is little to no solid training

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    • Disapproves of CEO

     

    Design Engineer

    Design Engineer (Current Employee) Mexico, Distrito Federal (Mexico)

    ProsDiferent work, solving problems, all the time, between suppliers and Nissan.
    Doing testing to vehicles, and share that information to the responsibles

    ConsSlow response from others, sometimes there is a poor management in related areas that stop your own job.

    Advice to Senior Managementleadership

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Finance Manager

    Finance Manager (Current Employee) Paris (France)

    ProsGreat Products, challenging environment and due to worload, opportunities to learn new things.

    ConsLack of visibility on career progression. Even if you are considered as a good element, politics will play a huge role on your progression.

    Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on HR policies. Hire competent people to retain High profile employees.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Nothing special

    Officer - Production Control (Current Employee) Mexico, Distrito Federal (Mexico)

    ProsLeader in the automotive industry
    Lots of learning every day
    Good working environment

    ConsNot a company for leaders
    VERY slow long term development
    Managed by old people with old ideas
    Salaries are low

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Work life balance is missing

    (Former Employee) Chennai (India)

    ProsGood amount of learning, its a growing company especially with new launches, the company seems to heading to further growth.

    ConsLacks vision, management is short sighted, don't seem to be looking at the big picture. Too much process driven sometimes defying logic. Work life balance is completely missing.

    Advice to Senior ManagementA happy employee makes a happy company and leads to delightful customers. Ensuring employees are happy, their families are happy and have a good work life balance. Aim for your employees waking up on a Monday morning and looking forward to go to office.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Can Learn many function, boost your career but high level of office politics

    HUMAN RESOURCE EXECUTIVE (Former Employee) Ino, Kochi (Japan)

    ProsGood brand image and quality

    ConsMaybe in Kerala,all the dealership rewarded employees badly as in remuneration

    Advice to Senior ManagementAn uniform salary package all across the world, considering cost of living iin present economy.

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