Portugal Telecom
3.4 of 5 43 reviews
www.telecom.pt Lisbon, Portugal 1000 to 5000 Employees

Portugal Telecom Reviews

Updated Jul 3, 2014
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3.4 43 reviews

                             

93% Approve of the CEO

Portugal Telecom CEO and Director Zeinal A. Mahomed Bava

Zeinal A. Mahomed Bava

(28 ratings)

73% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Nice place to work

    IT Related (Current Employee)
    Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsStable company, strong management, lots of work and projects going at the same time makes it an interesting place to work.

    ConsSometimes its hard to change people from old habits because the incumbent, state owned telecom provider still rings a bell to some employees, mostly older ones

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up with the good work, make portugal telecom a market force together with Oi and dont forget of the people that pull all the levers and push all the buttons

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Major Telecom company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsOpportunity to know a lot of companies and partners

    ConsVery big. Difficult to move fast

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to simplify processes and value people´s decisions

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    High growth in responsibility, low growth in compensation

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsDynamic company with very ambitious goals

    ConsDoesn't invest in its people. Don't expect an big increase in salary as you progress within the company

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great chalenges but...

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsOngoing Merger process with Brasilian Company Oi will bring many new chalenges

    ConsBig company with ongoing hierarchy and operational costs reduction, thus with extremely difficult to progress in carreer.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good

    Project Delivery Manager (Current Employee)
    Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsGreat school for learning and good office culture

    ConsPoor incentives and lack of oportunites

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great to start working at

    IT Consultant (Current Employee)
    Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsLots of skilled people and many interesting projects, which makes for an exciting workplace and great learning opportunity, especially for new workers. Merger with Brasil based Oi will likely bring new opportunities for career development.

    ConsCrisis in Portugal doesn't allow for the best effort / reward combination at the moment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork hard to make the merger with Oi a complete success for both sides!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Dont expect too much

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGodo to learn because it has a big portfolio

    ConsCareer? Forget it. U will never be promoted

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Not so good

    Inbound Calls Operator (Current Employee)
    Santo Tirso (Portugal)

    ProsMeet some friends
    Learn how to work on the fly

    ConsSalary
    The atitude of some of the supervisors

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou really need to review the company policies of the inbound calls.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    In the middle of the crisis

    Project Manager (Current Employee)
    Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsThe job security, the people

    ConsNo career prospects and poor pay. Due to the actual crisis and lack of competition, there is no pressure to raise salaries

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore attention to human capital, since there are no progressions in sight.

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    Inovating

    Social Media Manager (Current Employee)
    Lisbon (Portugal)

    Prosacquire know-how on job, share info with colleagues and customers

    Consto much time to change the position

    Advice to Senior Managementmanage working around

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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