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Aramex Reviews

Updated March 26, 2017
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Hussein Hachem
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Pros
  • Can learn a lot of things; good supervisor who's kind hearted; great camaraderie (in 4 reviews)

  • Good company with right attitude of people (in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • Long and unusual working hours, so that we cannot live a normal social personal life (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "aramex"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    it's a good working environment with decent benefits.

    Cons

    work and life balace depending on your position


  2. "Plantation"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Aramex full-time

    Pros

    No drug test, easy job, available overtime.

    Cons

    Plantation like work style, ridiculous rules, no paid lunch which is only 30 minutes, demanding productivity without reasonable pay.

    Advice to Management

    Take care to your employees first rather than the damn business. If it isn't for the employees you guys will crumble to dust!


  3. "Data Entry"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The schedule is flexible, but management is poor.

    Cons

    The pay is low and no room for advancement.


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  5. "Meh"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Decent work environment. Progressive and liberal

    Cons

    Unprofessional management. Also very pretentious.

    Advice to Management

    Seniority shouldn't equal a promotion hard work should.


  6. "Freight forwarder"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible with hours lunch breaks and some time off. Decent pay. Warehouse with t offices attached. Multicultural environment which is tolerant.

    Cons

    Poor supervision of departments. Could be more organized. Dept leaders lack the training to be more forward and demand in a proper way from their employees. Shoddy neighborhood and building

    Advice to Management

    Hire other than evangelist.


  7. Helpful (2)

    "Amazing place to work at, very professional"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Logistics Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Logistics Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great Compensation, and very professional training

    Cons

    Extremely demanding, no work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Hire more employees


  8. "Direcor"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Director in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Culture entepeneurial spirit, empowered employees

    Cons

    Federal setup, growing pains , tech shift


  9. "Great company for exposure"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    international exposure, empowerment, growth, great culture

    Cons

    salary increases, career development, weak internal organization communication

    Advice to Management

    preserving talents and work on a career path program within the company


  10. "Can be better!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Accountant
    Current Employee - Senior Accountant
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Aramex full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance and flexible working environment.
    Friendly employees.
    Stable company and positive outlook on company growth.

    Cons

    Lack of company benefits, transparency, training and career progression.
    Ever-changing company policy.

    Advice to Management

    Could be more transparent in term of company directions and employee career paths..


  11. "Construction Company"

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    Former Employee - Insurance Officer in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Insurance Officer in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Aramex full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    A construction company with a huge name with huge projects in the UAE.

    Cons

    A company without any basic professionalism and accuracy with the work they do inside the company.

    Advice to Management

    Focus more on the employees you hire and train them to grow your company. Dont let them go easily to build some loyalty in them.



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