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Centrica Leicester Reviews

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Leicester, England (UK)

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Centrica Chief Executive Iain Conn
Iain Conn
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Pros
  • Flexibility/ good work life balance policies (in 21 reviews)

  • Good salary and benefits package, fairly flexible working and you can have a very diverse career due to the size of the company (in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • Constant restructuring, slow decision-making and not enough employee empowerment (in 5 reviews)

  • Culture of favoritism, bad financial reward for doing a good job, lack of communication on company strategy (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Human Resources Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Leicester, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Leicester, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company, people and package. Good flexibility too. Really good company to work for.

    Cons

    Moving to a shared service model which means future opportunity will be very limited


  2. "Changing times"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leicester, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leicester, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good people
    Interesting place to work
    Good benefits

    Cons

    Slow decision-making
    Very hierarchical and too much focus on this

    Advice to Management

    Devolve some of the decision-making
    Not so much focus on HQ


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Nice working environment, with little scope for growth"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leicester, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leicester, England (UK)
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Centrica has good Flexible working hours

    Cons

    -Centrica needs to value its people

    Advice to Management

    - People need to be appreciated a lot more


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