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Excellent work experience but frustrating rate of progress

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Pretoria, Gauteng (South Africa)
Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Pretoria, Gauteng (South Africa)
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Telkom SA full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Very social working atmosphere, spacious offices and centrally located

Cons

Lack of management direction and clearly defined career path - too much political interference and a complete lack of performance driven promotion

Advice to Management

Be more innovative

Other Employee Reviews for Telkom SA

  1. Unsatisfying, beauracratic, racist

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Job Controller in Cape Town (South Africa)
    Current Employee - Financial Job Controller in Cape Town (South Africa)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Telkom SA full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    there aren't any that I can see.

    Cons

    Used to offer great benefits such as medical aid and home loans, now all abused and mismanaged

    Advice to Management

    Get someone who knows what they are doing.


  2. I enjoyed working at Telkom SA, but there was no careered advancement opportunities.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Systems Analyst in Pretoria, Gauteng (South Africa)
    Former Employee - Business Systems Analyst in Pretoria, Gauteng (South Africa)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Telkom SA full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    It provides security as far as a monthly salary, pension and medical aid goes. In general the working staff is pleasant and understanding. Options for studying exists.

    Cons

    No career advancement opportunities for white males. Your abilities does not get taken into consideration when applying for positions to advance yourself.

    Advice to Management

    Management are driven by unions and BEE. It does not matter if you are suited as the best candidate for the job, you don't have any chance as a white male.


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