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- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Career Opportunities
I worked at Getronics UKPros
The team leaders trusted their staff to do the right thing and avoided micro-management where possible. Office camaraderie was excellent, people in the building felt they were on one team trying to do a job.Cons
Remoteness from head office and associated teams left us feeling isolated and underappreciated. Communications with teams in other countries was poor, and their competence varied from great to terrible.
One of the several CEOs once described us as onshore staff with offshore pricing - while intended to reassure us that we were an important tool in the business offerings this does not make you feel like a valued employee.
Pay was below average and annual pay rises were frozen while responsibilities were increased.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Sack the sales team that could not bring in business, and restructure the projects teams to be more accountable.No opinion of CEO
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Getronics UK helps UK businesses get ICT. Among the largest of the subsidiaries of Netherlands-based Getronics (which is, in turn, owned by KPN), Getronics UK performs a variety of information communication and technology (ICT) services, specializing in the financial services, media, retail, telecommunications, and transportation industries in the UK and Ireland. These include application, communications, security, technology transformation, and workspace management services. The company partners with such vendors as Cisco Systems, Dell, and Microsoft. Clients of Getronics...