Glencore Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Dec 27, 2020

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Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg
Ivan Glasenberg
160 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, flexible in terms of work / leave hours(in 18 reviews)

  • "flexibility, good pay and salary(in 18 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours are the norm and expected(in 18 reviews)

  • "work life balance is a struggle(in 11 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      Sep 20, 2020 - Junior Metallurgist in Sudbury, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Annual raises, training opportunities, good work life balance

      Cons

      Hard to move up the ladder

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      1 person found this review helpful
    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Associate

      Feb 5, 2018 - Supply Chain Manager in Toronto, PE
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good learning experience and broad exposure

      Cons

      Poor work life balance and limited growth

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Glencore

      Dec 27, 2020 - Electrical Supervisor in Mount Isa
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Career opportunities are available due to size of site

      Cons

      Work life balance is not great

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      ANALYST

      Dec 12, 2020 - Analyst in Bedok New Town,
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flexible working schedule and atmosphere

      Cons

      Not good work life balance

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    5. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Middle office traffic

      Nov 20, 2020 - Anonymous Employee in Baar, Zug, Zug
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good name to have on your CV

      Cons

      Low pay, no progression, condone harassment, no work life balance, use age as a reason to not promote you, will not stick to promises made regarding your progression.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company

      May 7, 2020 - Trader in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good culture and great opportunities

      Cons

      work life balance is a struggle

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Entrepreneurial

      Jan 28, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Fast decisions and lots of responsibility. Flat management and ability to make a difference from relatively junior levels.

      Cons

      Outdated organisation Poor work life balance Prehistoric attitude to employee welfare

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    8. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Glencore

      Jun 4, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      salary; benefits; flat organisation; not too much bureaucracy

      Cons

      no work-life balance; no career development possibilities

      1 person found this review helpful

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      HR

      Hi, Thank you for your honest feedback. This is much appreciated. Best wishes, HR

    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Risk

      Nov 20, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good corporate Culture Good guidance and support by managers

      Cons

      Lack of structure Too understaffed Poor work life balance

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good Place to start

      Apr 10, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good benefits overall, great work/life balance

      Cons

      Little growth opportunities available at the firm, especially in the US

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