Unilever Assistant Manager Reviews

Updated Aug 8, 2020

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36 Ratings
  1. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture and great people. Excellent senior leadership team.

    Cons

    Sometimes lacks work life balance and managing workloads.

  2. "Loads to learn"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Brand Manager 
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Get to Learn a lot. Trainings and knowledge banks.

    Cons

    Politics and high emotional pressure. Bureaucracy.

    Unilever Response

    November 4, 2019Employer Brand Manager

    Thanks for taking time to share your experience. We will pass this on to the relevant teams to make sure we are providing the right level of support for those who need it.


  3. "Great marketing company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    World known company with brand with purpose

    Cons

    Can work long hours in the office

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  4. "Great brands and opportunities to grow"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Unilever full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You have great autonomy and opportunities to build marketing campaigns with big budgets

    Cons

    You're restricted to rigid and unnecessary rules that prevent you from creating campaigns and brand plans that are actually cool

    Unilever Response

    July 26, 2019Global Employer Brand Intern

    Thank you for leaving a review. Your feedback is helpful and we will ensure it is given to the respective teams.

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Sink or swim"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Unilever full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Great training - Excellent reputation - World class marketers

    Cons

    - personal relationships are vital to success - very poorly resourced - unrealistic expectations of brand teams

  6. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant CMI Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Unilever full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing collaborative culture among all teams.

    Cons

    Slow to react and hard to make quick decisions

  7. "Contract role"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Assistant Manager in Bangalore

    I have been working at Unilever for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Get all the benefits of a full time employee

    Cons

    promotions and getting permanent procedure is very complicated and biased.

  8. "Good exposure but still a way to go becoming digital forward"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Assistant CMI Manager 

    I worked at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working and good level of autonomy

    Cons

    many long serving employees are stuck in their ways. too many changes to structure that sometimes can feel unmotivating

  9. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible working, central office, amazing values

    Cons

    Salary is low, slow career progression

  10. Helpful (1)

    "A great place to work and learn"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Brand Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Unilever full-time

    Pros

    Exceptional learning and skill development

    Cons

    Struggle to manage work life balance

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