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Updated May 17, 2021

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Pros
  • "Over the years, there is a culture of trust which helps you to be able to work from home depending on your situation(in 388 reviews)

  • "Supportive and cooperative work environment(in 293 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours (that too in some specific teams)(in 235 reviews)

  • "Poor adherence to working hours (overwork is common)(in 174 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Senior Analyst

      Jan 29, 2021 - Senior Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      opportunity for growth within the company

      Cons

      Not very competitive benefits and salary

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Colleagues and Clients

      May 6, 2021 - Operations Manager in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people and the variety of clients make each day a delight

      Cons

      The culture can be improved particularly work/life balance

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Great place to build a future career in cpg

      Apr 15, 2021 - Business Analyst in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People, salary, work life balance

      Cons

      Turn over is high, but that's what keeps the company relevant

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Senior Analyst

      Mar 4, 2021 - Senior Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Fortunate to have a great manager with the ability to work independently and work with a great team - Flexible hours - Good experience highly dependent on your local team

      Cons

      - Work/life balance is still a challenge (on-call, high work demand) - Senior Leadership uninspiring -Constant team restructuring causing many non-business problems (no allocation of time for re-training, lack of resourcing, low morale from job positions eliminated)

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to start career at CPG industry

      Apr 6, 2021 - Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      lots of learning, mentor-like working environment

      Cons

      not well-paid, steep learning curves at the beginning

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      good company

      Mar 24, 2021 - Business Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Days off in summer are nice to have

      Cons

      pay is way too low

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good Work Life balance

      Apr 21, 2021 - Tech Manager/Lead in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good environment, Friendly colleagues Balanced work schedule

      Cons

      Average Leadership Managers lack direction and vision

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company and great people

      Mar 18, 2021 - Associate Analyst in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Employees, Room for Advancement, Management

      Cons

      Old office, long hours, not much employee engagement

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Evolving company, catching up - really great people

      Mar 10, 2021 - Director in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Really great people to work with

      Cons

      Rapid, unplanned changed (on the fly)

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Experience

      Mar 3, 2021 - Software Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      * Company Is Willing To Take Risks And Try New Things * Opportunities To Develop New Skills * Good tech-leads

      Cons

      * Maintaining a Legacy System * Management Keeps Changing Direction

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