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Document Controller

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  • Career Opportunities
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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Document Controller in London, England (UK)
Current Employee - Document Controller in London, England (UK)

I have been working at Galliford Try full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Very lovely company to work for

Cons

Very intense work and fast paced

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  1. Helpful (1)

    A good palce to work - generally

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Quantity Surveyor in Hinckley, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Quantity Surveyor in Hinckley, England (UK)

    I worked at Galliford Try

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Once you are part of the team or in the know of the senior management/directors you are looked after in all matters save salary. You are able to take time off work as required for family reasons without affecting your overall holiday entitlement, which BTW is one of the most generous in any industry save teaching. IT is very good and you are provided with the equipment required to carry out your job. Flexible working hours are tolerated provided work does not suffer.

    Cons

    The longer you stay the further behind your salary will fall compared to the general market. The new T&C's are very generic in terms of what you get elsewhere, and only holiday exceeds other Contractors. Work Place Socialising used to be very good, however as GT has become a larger PLC this has become less practised. Company cars/allowances are poor.

    Advice to Management

    Do not promote someone just to give them more pay - increase the pay and more people will stay.


  2. Helpful (2)

    A welcoming and professional company with broad horizons, strong knowledge and a diverse team

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

    I have been working at Galliford Try full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    This company is brilliant to work for. The staff and subcontractors get along well and the general rapport is good. I fell like i am part of a family and have clear career prospects, a planned future and high aspirations.

    Cons

    Site can be a stressful place to work and very highly strung, the I.T needs upgrading (This is in progress) and that is all i can think of!


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