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British American Tobacco Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Dec 4, 2019

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Area Manager"

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    Former Employee - Area Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at British American Tobacco full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work Culture and Leadership Development

    Cons

    Poor Work Life Balance and Stereotype Performance Management

    British American Tobacco2017-02-15
  2. "Top Employer"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources/Marketing/Brand 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at British American Tobacco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Top class corporate culture Innovative and inclusive, continuously evolving Flexible and supportive

    Cons

    Fast-paced and challenging for some Some jobs may provide work-life balance Individuals who resist change have difficulty adjusting to the culture

    British American Tobacco2019-09-14
  3. "It was alright"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I worked at British American Tobacco full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance, free lunches, overtime pay

    Cons

    Not really engaging work

    British American Tobacco2019-04-09
  4. "Channel Development Rep"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at British American Tobacco

    Pros

    Great place to work Collaborative environment Team bonding Good pay

    Cons

    Some internal politics Work life balance is difficult

    British American Tobacco2018-12-14
  5. "BAT is a class "A" international company where you can expand your knowledge and expertise."

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    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at British American Tobacco

    Pros

    British American tobacco is certainly one of the best companies all over the world when it comes to learning new skills and developing your current ones.

    Cons

    The only negative thing about BAT is that there's no work/life Balance at all!

    British American Tobacco2016-10-11
  6. Helpful (4)

    "Trade Marketing Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at British American Tobacco full-time

    Pros

    Pay very well, good benefits. Challenging industry that makes you learn more than the average consumer goods company.

    Cons

    Aggressive competitive environment that turns people a bit less humane. No work-life balance.

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    British American Tobacco2016-01-14
  7. Helpful (3)

    "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at British American Tobacco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good salary Many benefits Lots of opportunities for learning

    Cons

    Poor work-life balance Stressful environment Few career opportunities

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    British American Tobacco2015-02-06
  8. "Great Place to work"

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    I worked at British American Tobacco

    Pros

    Great link performance - pay, attractive bonus, great work life balance

    Cons

    internal politics, dealing with ethical of tobacco

    British American Tobacco2013-10-22
  9. "Good not great"

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    Former Employee - Corporate Finance Executive in Monterrey, Nuevo León
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at British American Tobacco full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good perks, young ambiance, fast growth

    Cons

    Work hours, no work life balance

    British American Tobacco2019-12-04
  10. "Intern"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern 

    I worked at British American Tobacco

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, great work-life balance

    Cons

    Challenging industry overall, but still a great place to learn

    British American Tobacco2019-11-23
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