Coca-Cola Company

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Great place to work (if you really love to work - for long, long hours)

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  • Senior Management
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Current Employee - Manager in Tokyo (Japan)
Current Employee - Manager in Tokyo (Japan)

I have been working at Coca-Cola Company

Pros

Great brands in the portfolio. Many of the worlds leading soft drink brands under one roof.
Market leader in Japan for many years. Finally get back on track and growing market share.
Nice location in a central part of Tokyo. Places to eat are not far and commuting is not difficult.
Respected company among the marketing community. Paired with P&G, probably the top two places to have on your resume as a marketer in Japan. Furthermore, one of the most important markets to work for as a expat traveling the globe. Responsible for a sizable portion of the global profits.

Cons

Work hours are without a doubt the number one problem at this company. Anyone will tell you this, even if they don't work at Coke. This is so famous that taxi drivers all know there will be a surefare if they wait outside of Coca-Cola after midnight. The lights are always on 24-7.
Lack of diversity is tough. Although there are often non-Japanese in the office for short stints, they come and go and the company keeps on moving without making big changes. Still a very Japanese company and will likely stay that way.
Slow corporate pace is something that irritates staff and also hurts productivity in the office and sales out of the office. Decision need to be made quicker and with more confidence.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Work/Life balance is necessary to nurture creative minds. Company loyalty is undervalued. Lead by example, not by mission statements and empty promises

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  1. 4 people found this helpful  

    I think i can find better

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    Current Employee - Production Tech.
    Current Employee - Production Tech.

    I have been working at Coca-Cola Company

    Pros

    The start out pay isnt bad and it has a union for your protection

    Cons

    bad management, no communicaton from upper to lower management to employees, low moral in work place, no respect for senior employees, alot of mandatory OT, plant lowered head count by 25% with the same or more work being done, lower senior people force to take vacation the first 3 months of the year and not in conjuction with holidays, no time off due to lack of employees in the plant, company has school reimburement but manditories you to stay overtime during school hours, and more...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no comment

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    bts maintenance en alternance, très bonne expérience ,j'ai envie de trouver un cdi sur site de GRIGNY france 91

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    Former Employee - technicien de maintenance idustrielle in Grigny, Ile-de-France (France)
    Former Employee - technicien de maintenance idustrielle in Grigny, Ile-de-France (France)

    I worked at Coca-Cola Company as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    pour le salaire, la convivialité, les horaires et pour évolution dans le travail , et très bonne expérience

    Cons

    je n' ai aucun point négatif sur cette entreprise

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    j'ai été formé dans mon métier (technicien de maintenance industrielle) chez cocacola à GRIGNY en france car j 'ai fais mon alternance de 2ans, malheureusement il n'y avais pas de pose a pouvoir a la fin de mon contrat d'alternance et cela fait maintenant 3ans que je suis dans une autre entreprise mais je voudrais revenir travailler chez COCACOLA compagnie sur le site de GRIGNY en rance dans le département de essonne a un poste de technicien de maintenance en CDI

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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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