Arrow Electronics Reviews

Updated July 28, 2015
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  1. Helpful (3)

    OCS Inside Account Manager

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inside Sales Account Manager in Englewood, CO
    Former Employee - Inside Sales Account Manager in Englewood, CO

    I worked at Arrow Electronics full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Work with great people Ability to build relationships with customers Challenging and interesting work environment Allows you to gain experience that is recognized by leading companies

    Cons

    Don't get noticed for very hard work The people that work hard are only given more responsibilities and do not get compensated Work-life balance is hard to maintain Broken or nonexistent business processes Poor formal training for new hires Below industry average salary

    Advice to Management

    Arrow OCS has talented people but they take advantage of people willing to go the extra mile. Poor communication through all levels of management


  2. Arrow Electronics Pros and Cons

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Diversified business, friendly peers and relaxed environment

    Cons

    Low Wages, Extremely unorganized work environment, large gap between management and employees and bad work-life balance

    Advice to Management

    it is important to be open to employee suggestions, to be distant with employees and to keep synergy in mind


  3. management needs to make informed decisions

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melville, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melville, NY

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    good people. lots of talent to learn from.

    Cons

    management not completely in touch with employees and their contributions.

    Advice to Management

    make informed decisions, not ones that only effect the bottom line.


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  5. No Advancement and Unrealistic Visions

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - EAD Technician Lead in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - EAD Technician Lead in Columbus, OH

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Co-workers create the positivity and stick together. The early work schedule is a plus. Free coffee!

    Cons

    No room for growth. No management support. No raises, always an excuse.

    Advice to Management

    Quit looking at a half filled cup as full and having unreachable goals.


  6. Arrow has always had great people, but the management is not so great - from the employee perspectiv

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics

    Pros

    Main pros for me are the People you get to work with, the opportunities, the fast pace, the challenges of a growing, evolving business

    Cons

    Main cons are that senior management are out of touch with the employees, and the push for everything to be in Denver


  7. Finance

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Englewood, CO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Englewood, CO

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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Good people to work with.

    Cons

    Raises are not worth much.

    Advice to Management

    Keep valued employees.


  8. Payroll Supervisor

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Payroll Supervisor in Long Island City, NY
    Current Employee - Payroll Supervisor in Long Island City, NY

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities, great workload, tax opportunity, well developed

    Cons

    Relocation, moving, low relocation package


  9. If you have high ethical standards then look elsewhere

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Transportation Supervisor in Euless, TX
    Current Employee - Transportation Supervisor in Euless, TX

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics (Less than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible schedules (in my position, anyway)

    Cons

    Unethical management - my manager in particular

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention when employees bring up unethical behavior from management instead of letting the whistle blower go.


  10. Eh, ok

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    fellow employees are great to work with and are supportive

    Cons

    upper management does not care about employees, compensation is below average


  11. Account Specialist

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great team. Great company that is financially strong and growing. Room to be developed and move up.

    Cons

    Working hours (9am-6pm) in my specific group.

    Advice to Management

    Offer a more flexible work environment, especially if the team delivers consistent results. When people are appreciated, they work harder.



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