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Depends on where you are

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales
Current Employee - Sales
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Valassis full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Flexible schedule, fair compensation, great benefits, qualified colleagues, great people in the company, product works for clients if properly executed, industry leader, excellent tools (too many?)

Cons

Upper management is out of touch with associates, many poorly thought out and overly corporate initiatives while laying off quality support staff, simplification initiatives taking too long

Advice to Management

Let your associates do what you hire them to do - SELL. The more roadblocks put in the way and the more pedantic tasks, the less they are able to get done. Rather than worrying about percentages, worry about work ethic, as that is the deciding factor in sales.

Other Employee Reviews for Valassis

  1. A wonderful company to work for and they are associate minded

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - MDT Director in Livonia, MI
    Current Employee - MDT Director in Livonia, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Valassis full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Focused on being a top employer and they are progressive with perks. Dress code is causal (jeans, shorts, etc)

    Cons

    Technology is old, but they are making investments in upgrading their infrastructure


  2. Great for work life balance, but doesn't have opportunities available for growing employees.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Livonia, MI
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Livonia, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Valassis full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Valassis has a unique culture that is hard to find in the corporate world. It's a laid back atmosphere, where employees are allowed to think for themselves. If you're looking for work/life balance, Valassis is the place to be. Their flex time is great, which I personally took advantage of and you rarely have to work overtime.

    Cons

    -Little to no growth in the industry -Not a lot of new job opportunities were available to grow in -Pay not the most competitive (but relative to hrs worked-good)

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees. The best solutions are found by the people who work with it every day.


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