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City Developments Reviews

Updated Jan 4, 2020

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2.9
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City Developments Executive Chairman Kwek Leng Beng (no image)
Kwek Leng Beng
2 Ratings
  1. "Sales and Marketing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment and supportive colleagues

    Cons

    Staff welfare below market average, long working hour

    City Developments2020-01-04
  2. "Good company with good benefits"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Adequate number of leave days and medical benefits

    Cons

    Depending on which dept, some heads can be quite difficult to work with and for. Work hours are also long and demanding.

    City Developments2019-12-03
  3. "marketing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Too much paperwork on reports,reports and more reports

    Cons

    no leadership skills. no direction. no career advancement.

    City Developments2019-11-29
  4. "Depressing culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Some colleagues are quite nice to work with

    Cons

    Some bosses have anger management issues Messy structure Senior management encourages politics among staff

    Advice to Management

    Learn to be kind

    City Developments2019-11-17
  5. "Do Not Recommend"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Management tries to provide lots of benefits in-kind.

    Cons

    No OT pay for executive level, meal allowance kept to the minimum. Increment does not up to bar. Bonus for previous year will only be paid in July of the following year.

    Advice to Management

    Please review the remuneration policies and recruit if necessary if you seriously promoting work-life balance.

    City Developments2019-07-28
  6. "executive"

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

    I worked at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Company reputation. Experienced mentor if you are a proactive learner.

    Cons

    - - - - -

    City Developments2019-04-16
  7. "Senior executive"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City Developments full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good colleagues, work life balance

    Cons

    Slow progression, depend on luck

    City Developments2019-02-13
  8. "Great exposure to real estate development"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Singapore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at City Developments full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Learn from best in execution

    Cons

    Base pay could be better

    City Developments2018-11-23
  9. "A good reputable Organization"

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    Former Employee - Executive Level in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at City Developments full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Sustainability business product Good remuneration Staff Benefits are above average Good perceived work experience Provided Exposure

    Cons

    Highly reliant on HOD applied culture Yesteryear practices by old-timers Mid-Management do not accept new ideas Inter-Departments are defensive when comes to work Favouritism from topdown

    Advice to Management

    Changes are ongoing and hopefully CDL will be able to shorten the gaps. Overall an enviromental conscious RE developer which has the visions on conservation which is very remarkable in the industry.

    City Developments2018-09-01
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Support department"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore

    I worked at City Developments full-time

    Pros

    Mostly good colleagues. Stable job.

    Cons

    Limited exposure. Confusing management direction.

    City Developments2018-05-08
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