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Sime Darby Reviews

Updated 18 Aug 2019

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3.1
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61%
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65%
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Sime Darby CEO Bakke Salleh (no image)
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  1. "Great company"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sime Darby

    Pros

    Industry wide experience with lots of opportunity for learning and personal growth. Great benefits and allows for transfers within the Group.

    Cons

    Being a huge conglomerate, there are lots of processes and procedures to adhere to. In the current competitive world, there is a need to have the right check and balance.

    Sime Darby2013-08-05
  2. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sime Darby full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good remuneration package, including benefits and wages

    Cons

    Working culture is too dependent on Head of Department

    Sime Darby2019-08-18
  3. "Admin Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Sime Darby full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work Life Balance and very quiet

    Cons

    no team work among staff and very bad HR dept

    Sime Darby2019-07-24
  4. "Sime Darby Plantation - a mixed bag"

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    Current Employee - Executive in Petaling Jaya

    I have been working at Sime Darby full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great team mates and bosses. Given significant projects to be in charge of.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy is the norm, it slows things down. Work can sometimes get too repetitive and you tend to specialize in a niche area instead of being an all-rounder.

    Sime Darby2019-07-04
  5. "Working in this company"

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    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Singapore

    I have been working at Sime Darby full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexibility and opportunity to meet new people.

    Cons

    Poor management and improper commission structure.

    Sime Darby2019-07-17
  6. "Working as a team player"

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    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sime Darby full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work as a big family

    Cons

    Need to stayback most of the times

    Advice to Management

    Need to have work and life balance

    Sime Darby2019-05-29
  7. "Stable workplace"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President II in Subang Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Sime Darby full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good place to learn new things

    Cons

    Not so great top management

    Advice to Management

    Look into employees welfare

    Sime Darby2019-05-02
  8. "Complacent management team"

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    Former Employee - Senior Executive in Kuala Lumpur
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Sime Darby full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    22 days leave with decent benefits

    Cons

    Very Risk adverse management team

    Sime Darby2019-05-06
  9. "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sime Darby full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work life balance is good

    Cons

    Lacking in innovation, lack outstanding leaders

    Advice to Management

    Beware of disruptive technology

    Sime Darby2019-03-31
  10. "Learn and grow"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sime Darby full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent increment and bonus and benefits

    Cons

    Lack accountability and inefficiencies in certain areas

    Advice to Management

    To be more agile

    Sime Darby2019-03-03
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