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Stability at work with opportunity to learn at your own pace.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Broadcasting and Technology in Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Current Employee - Broadcasting and Technology in Amsterdam (Netherlands)

I have been working at Viacom as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

Stability, knowing your roaster for a year in advance, good atmosphere.

Cons

Night shifts, not the best communication between different departments, salary.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    A chaos storm of epic proportions that is fast slipping in the digital media world

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

    I have been working at Viacom full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Some nice people, fun vibe, benefits are ok, have every tool needed for success.

    If you want to work 9-5(ish) and just kind of drift along, might be good environment.

    Cons

    No real career opportunities (don't believe recruiters), after talking to other folks it's typical to get stuck in your same position for a long time, lots of pretending/not much actual knowledge.

    Also, you're going to be at your starting salary (with minimal bumps) for a very long time. Be aware of that.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Come up with a vision that does more than celebrate diversity. Viacom could be OWNING the digital space right now. But there's a reason why Hulu is the number one monetized video ad site right now.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Pay well, but for a reason...

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Viacom

    Pros

    Great brands, fun perks, some old school media benefits.

    Cons

    Crazy, chaotic environment. Very political.

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