Newell Rubbermaid
3.1 of 5 247 reviews
www.newellrubbermaid.com Atlanta, GA 5000+ Employees

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Great company in the midst of chaotic change

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Newell Rubbermaid full-time for more than 8 years

Pros- Great brands
- Great people
- Opportunities abound
- Good results

ConsI love the company, but its been rough lately. The constant organizational changes have been unending. Employees are worn-out and skeptical. Additional bureaucracy and red-tape are bogging down productivity

Advice to Senior ManagementThe changes you're implementing are supposed to improve productivity and unlock trapped capacity for growth. But in many ways, these changes are having the opposite effect. Please listen to the troops...

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Too many decisions being made by new managers that are not aware of the current situation

Director Supply Chain (Current Employee)
Atlanta, GA

I have been working at Newell Rubbermaid full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Compensation & benefits are good, but that has recently been… Cons: Important decisions being made by new management that are unaware… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Moving from a Durable Products Mindset to a Consumable Goods Mindset

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Newell Rubbermaid full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Great benefits. Better than average compensation for upper level management. Full relocation package. Good work life… Cons: Employees are treated like numbers on a spreadsheet versus being individual contributors. Strategy is constantly changing, thus providing no positive momentum for growth. Top level leaders are… Advice to Senior Management: You guys picked the wrong company to model Newell after. Newell is not P&G, not Colgate Palmolive, and not Unilever. If you want… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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