Coinstar

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3 people found this helpful  

The Tax Management in Oakbrook Illinois needs overhaul.

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Tax Accountant in Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Current Employee - Tax Accountant in Oakbrook Terrace, IL

I have been working at Coinstar full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Salary and benefits are good along with the movie rentals to the employees. The food eveyone brings in is also quite good...

Cons

Micro-management, terrible training, lack of direction from Management Team in the tax department. Unprofessional and juvenille behavior in the tax management team. The gossip and constant loud laughing is quite unprofessional and very distracting. Too many senseless meetings!

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Desperate need for a complete overhaul of the tax management team in Oakbrook, IL.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

50 Other Employee Reviews for Coinstar (View Most Recent)

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    A fun place to work with opportunities to move up or over to suit your career ambitions

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Oakbrook Terrace, IL
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Oakbrook Terrace, IL

    I have been working at Coinstar full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Solid benefit package
    Opportunities to advance
    You get to work with bright people
    Lots of fun company events, such as going out for private movie screenings at a local cinema
    Nice office space to work in

    Cons

    You need to be responsible for your own career, as the company is not strong on helping you to identify a career path
    A little heavy on 'Directors' in the organization: we need fewer bosses and more workers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Spend some time talking with your employees and letting them know that you recognize their efforts and care about them as employees and as people

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Coinstar : good company to be with

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bellevue, WA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bellevue, WA

    I have been working at Coinstar as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    less formal environment, good exposure to technology

    Cons

    Do not have variety of products/projects.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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