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Great People and Processes, but Lacking Culture

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Assistant Product Manager  in  Saint Louis, MO
Former Employee - Assistant Product Manager in Saint Louis, MO

I worked at Spectrum Brands full-time for more than a year

Pros

Constant New Opportunities
Visibility to Upper Management
Very Collaborative
Great Place to Gain Experience

Cons

Pay Below Industry Averages
Private Equity Culture
May Not be a Great Place to Stay (depends what you want in your career)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Pay for performance and for retention
Marketing can't always be quantified to the nth degree; treat the discipline and talent like valuable resources for growth

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Other Reviews for Spectrum Brands

  1.  

    Good overall experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - BT Customer Service Analyst  in  Madison, WI
    Current Employee - BT Customer Service Analyst in Madison, WI

    I have been working at Spectrum Brands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Quick career progression, raises and title changes

    Cons

    Break-fix and fire-fighting mentality vs being proactive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Spectrum Brands is an outstanding place to work.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Director of Marketing  in  Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Director of Marketing in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Spectrum Brands full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    People, compensation, company culture and products.

    Cons

    Company filed chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2009 and I lost my job.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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