URC Reviews

Updated February 2, 2015
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  1. URC-TREASURY DEPARTMENT

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

    I have been working at URC

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Stable company
    Fair cimpensation
    Can avail. Jg summit's employees' perks
    NO SATUrday Work
    With ot pay
    Rice benefit
    Free uniform
    Fixed annual salary increase

    Cons

    70% cost of the health card is shouldered by the employee
    PROmotion is based on seniority

  2. Best Practices are Rewarded and Recognized in this Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Unit Sales Manager in Pasig City (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Unit Sales Manager in Pasig City (Philippines)

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    1. One of the fastest growing Food & Beverage Company in the Philippines and in ASIA.
    2. Known for owning market leader brands such as Jack 'n Jill, C2 Green Tea, and Great Taste White
    3. Dynamic, fun, and very competitive work environment
    4. Awesome yearly National Sales Conference (Awards, Celebrities, Expensive Raffle Prizes, Fellowship Nights, etc.)

    Cons

    1. Unclear Career Path, and low promotion opportunities due to dense organization
    2. Work Systems & Processes are inefficient and outdated
    3. Lots of admin reports, and multi-job roles
    4. Highly political work organization (promotions, awards, etc)

    Advice to Management

    1. Provide and set clear career paths for your employees
    2. Update the current systems and review/improve the processes
    3. Improve and set clear work responsibilities
    4. Discourage unfair politically made decisions

  3. Great company culture even for a local company, but career progression can be improved.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Brand Assistant II in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Current Employee - Brand Assistant II in Manila, Manila (Philippines)

    I have been working at URC full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great work-life balance, yearly evaluation for promotion, upper management listens to entry-level employees, great sense of ownership and accountability on projects. Employees are highly engaged.

    Cons

    Compensation is not at par with other companies, no OT pay, slow career progression.

    Advice to Management

    Hope you can review compensation and benefits as well as career progression.

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  5. Life is Fun :)

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pasig City (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pasig City (Philippines)

    I worked at URC full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    I had a great career Start-Up Growth

    Cons

    not so great benefits, compensation

    Advice to Management

    giving good compensation to employees and more training

  6. Great training

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Brand Assistant in Pasig City (Philippines)
    Current Employee - Brand Assistant in Pasig City (Philippines)

    I have been working at URC full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Exposure to real marketing functions as in any other multinational
    - Seminars and workshops with resource speakers for development
    - Good mentors and superiors
    - Work-life balance

    Cons

    - underpaid
    - advancement takes too long
    - Can have red tape at times

    Advice to Management

    - Review compensation structure

  7. working with a lay-back company?

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

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

    Pros

    pretty much of working with good people

    Cons

    company's culture is evidently a seniority basis

  8. 7 years employment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Process Specialist in Pasig City (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Process Specialist in Pasig City (Philippines)

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    easy and light work load

    Cons

    not much room for development

  9. Helpful (1)

    its fun and challenging

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Contractor - Sales Staff in Makati City (Philippines)
    Current Contractor - Sales Staff in Makati City (Philippines)

    I have been working at URC as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    first reason is i want to have job and and earned more money again i miss my work in URC.

    Cons

    Just give chace to people who do not have yet experience working in 3 years. or just they only highschool grad.

    Advice to Management

    just continue to help people give jobs, specially those people who do not have yet work.

  10. Working in URC is fun.

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

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    URC provides good trainings to enhance your skills. Salary and benefits enough to provide your needs.

    Cons

    Some employees were abusive. Close minded to the changes in the company.

  11. Beautiful moment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - General Manager -Equipment Div in Erode (India)
    Current Employee - General Manager -Equipment Div in Erode (India)

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

    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I have worked with that company for the past 26 years. We feel total organisation as a family.

    Cons

    There is no down side at our company

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up. Don't loose our good will at any time. We are the best.

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