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ivari Reviews

Updated 15 March, 2019
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Pros
  • "3 week paid vacation great benefits" (in 3 reviews)

  • "met some great people, supported employee growth, great benefits" (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "Heavy work load and contract position which never there is a hope to get a full time job" (in 3 reviews)

  • "Career opportunities are limited" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Great company to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North York, ON
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North York, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ivari full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    - very competitive salary with full benefit package
    - generous vacation/time off
    - bonus
    - very diverse culture
    - great work environment
    - work from home, where applicable
    - free coffee, tea, sparkling water
    - amazing hub/cafeteria with pool table, shuffle board, foosball.

    Cons

    in some areas/units, not a lot of room/opportunity for promotion. However, there are good chances of lateral movement within the organization.

    Advice to Management

    - Continue to value the hard working and high performing employees
    - Stay true and transparent to all.


  2. "Sr Manager, Sales Intelligenc & Operations"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at ivari full-time

    Pros

    Great employee training n development

    Cons

    Midline compensation. Not a lot financial incentive.

    Advice to Management

    Improve financial compensation and benefits.

  3. "Best place I have worked so far"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - EMarketing Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - EMarketing Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ivari full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    • Great people to work with
    • Collaborative environment
    • Management is very flexible and open to new ideas

    Cons

    • If I have to say a negative thing, the only thing I can think of is the lack of glamour in selling/marketing life insurance products.


  4. "Summer Analyst"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Summer Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Summer Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ivari (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice people to work with, had a fantastic manager who would connect me with other manager to learn stuff.

    Cons

    Mid-sized company, not a lot resources for advancement.


  5. "Customer Service Representative"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ivari full-time

    Pros

    Great atmosphere
    Amazing supervisors and coworkers

    Cons

    New and good job opportunities are rare at times
    Can be overworked at times


  6. "Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ivari full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    People are easy to work with

    Cons

    Sr Management micro manager and heirachy is very apparent

    Advice to Management

    Trust managers/staff you hired to do their jobs


  7. "Csr"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North York, ON
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in North York, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ivari full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    3 week paid vacation great benefits

    Cons

    Management does not care about building their employees everything is done based on who is well liked so advancement is not on merit but on brown nosing

    ivari Response

    9 Aug, 2018 – Communications Manager

    Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you appreciate the additional vacation time and our health benefits – we know this is important for many people and their families. We are sorry... More

  8. "CSR"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at ivari full-time

    Pros

    met some great people, supported employee growth, great benefits

    Cons

    low pay, high stress environment, management very hands off & provided no support to their teams, terrible & abusive customers

    ivari Response

    9 Aug, 2018 – Communications Manager

    Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you met great people during your time with ivari – the people around you often make your experience more meaningful. We are sorry that you felt... More


  9. "Morale is void and company is for sale. Owner only wants money out and invests nothing back."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at ivari full-time

    Pros

    Nothing positive about this company

    Cons

    New owner and president only interested in getting as much money out of the company as possible.

    ivari Response

    6 Jul, 2018 – Communications Manager

    We are really sorry that you are feeling this way, but we think this is a misunderstanding. Much of what you have written about ivari is factually incorrect– the company is not for sale. We did go... More


  10. "Be aware"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at ivari full-time

    Pros

    Decent vacation, average salary, mostly good people working there

    Cons

    No growth prospects. Company is in turmoil. Layoffs galore. Be warned. Look elsewhere.