R.R. Donnelley
2.8 of 5 344 reviews
www.rrdonnelley.com Chicago, IL 5000+ Employees

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Updated Apr 11, 2014

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R.R. Donnelley President, CEO, and Director Tom Quinlan III

Tom Quinlan III

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38% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "Good pay rate, team work to get job done, supervisors are fair"
    in 11 reviews
  • "In the plant and company wide, there are many good people to work with who really care"
    in 11 reviews
Cons:
  • "frequent rotational shifts disturbs our work life balance"
    in 11 reviews
  • "Upper management has no long term view, only short term goal of raising stock price"
    in 14 reviews
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Prepress executive and graphic designer

Graphic Designer (Current Employee)
Chennai (India)

I have been working at R.R. Donnelley full-time for more than 3 years

Prosgood facility, promotions, good environment, improving communication skills, learning new things

Consprovident fund, health insurance, food facility, cab facility, salary

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Well designed, supportive resources, challenging enterprise and always learning new things

Customer Service Representative (Former Employee)
Leicester, England (UK)

I worked at R.R. Donnelley full-time for more than a year

Prostransparent fair system, with magnificent prospects. a wonderful team with lots to learn. all in all a positive good and open platform for comradery and bravado

Consthis is the fairest of them all. people suck up and sink low. for power they will never attain.there is never a guarantee that your job is safe there. unless youre made permanent. then its harder to sack you.

Advice to Senior Managementhave a happy time

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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i work as digital operator.

Digtal Operador (Current Employee)
Saint Charles, IL

I have been working at R.R. Donnelley part-time for more than 5 years

Prosim a team worker and help employ.

ConsEverthing is great, is loving, caring place to work.

Advice to Senior ManagementPeople are help and any way.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good Company with a wide learning curve for every job position

Systems Analyst (Former Employee)
Colombo (Sri Lanka)

I worked at R.R. Donnelley full-time for more than a year

ProsGreat exposure and goo place to work

ConsLess room for innovation and creativity

Advice to Senior ManagementNone.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great

Project Manager (Current Employee)
Logan, UT

I have been working at R.R. Donnelley as an intern for less than a year

ProsGreat learning experience and fun co-workers.

ConsNot enough work to do.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep doing what your doing.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great company to learn and grow with

Operations (Current Employee)
Bolingbrook, IL

I have been working at R.R. Donnelley full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood promotional structure in the offices. Plenty of opportunity for advancement (in the offices). Great pay. Decent benefits for families (not individuals).

ConsOffice politics that aren't any different in another company.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep promoting from within.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company to work for.

Material Handler (Former Employee)
Willard, OH

I worked at R.R. Donnelley full-time for more than 8 years

ProsGood pay rate, team work to get job done, supervisors are fair.

ConsSwing shifts. Not much employee appreciation.

Advice to Senior ManagementShow your employees appreciation. Make them feel valued.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Master Data Analyst (Former Employee)
Saint Charles, IL

I worked at R.R. Donnelley full-time for less than a year

ProsThey honored your work and didn't micro manager. Also, upper management implemented my ideas immediately.

ConsI am not still working there.

Advice to Senior ManagementGive an opportunity for the contractor to talk to HR to see if there was any full time positions.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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One of the few printing companies left that still have room for employees to grow.

Sales Professional (Former Employee)
Irving, TX

I worked at R.R. Donnelley full-time for more than a year

ProsDonnelley offers a wide variety of opportunities to employees once hired. It is a great company to work for.

ConsBeing such a large company it can be hard to accomplish small tasks. Paperwork seems to be overwhelming at times.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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My experience at RR Donnelley was amazing

Intern (Former Employee)
Chennai (India)

I worked at R.R. Donnelley as an intern for more than a year

ProsFriendly
Culture
Helpful
Security
Nature
Good exposure and better opportunities to show case yourself.

ConsCafeteria
Flexibility in timings
salary hike
long hours
same jobs

Advice to Senior ManagementMy advice to the management would be,
Cafeteria(Proper Maintenance with Making some minor changes)-India

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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