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Paul Creffield
56 Ratings
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  1. "CAAR"

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    Current Employee - Senior Operations Manager in Bridgeton, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    friendly employees, great culture, and flexible hours. Freedom to maintain a great work life balance

    Cons

    it is a commission based job. Some people are not cut out for ups and downs in their pay.

    Countrywide plc2015-05-21

    Countrywide plc Response

    August 17, 2016Talent Acquisition Partner

    Thanks for your feedback. We are glad to hear that you enjoy working at Countrywide! Kind Regards Talent Acquisition Team

  2. "Was an ok place to work"

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      Former Employee - Credit in Irving, TX
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Countrywide plc full-time for more than 9 years

      Pros

      free coffee and building well maintained

      Cons

      was a good o'l boys club

      Countrywide plc2019-05-14
    • "Changed for the better"

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      Current Employee - Property Lawyer in Manchester, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Investment in staff Great place to work Job security - work guaranteed

      Cons

      IT is an issue but there is a long term plan

      Advice to Management

      Continue to do what you're doing - get IT right and this will be an amazing place to work. A million times better than it used to be.

      Countrywide plc2019-05-16
    • "a good place to work for"

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      Current Employee - Lettings Negotiator in Ipswich, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      In depth training , great atmosphere fun place to work

      Cons

      pay, long hours (but you get what you put in!)

      Countrywide plc2019-04-30

      Countrywide plc Response

      May 3, 2019

      Thank you for your comments on Countrywide. We are pleased to hear you enjoy the fun atmosphere in the Abbotts branch!

    • "Really nice work environment"

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      Current Employee - Customer Care Executive in Manchester, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Everyone is so thoughtful, helpful and friendly.

      Cons

      None I can think of, to be honest.

      Advice to Management

      Keep up the good work you're doing.

      Countrywide plc2019-04-29

      Countrywide plc Response

      April 30, 2019

      Thank you for leaving a review and pleased to hear you are enjoying your time with us. Wishing you all the success in the future.

    • "Administrator"

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      Current Employee - Sales Progressor in Milton Keynes, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc part-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Teams Great Atmosphere Friendly Good Incentives Good Pay

      Cons

      Parking Canteen - More options would be good Systems could be a tad better Money incentives/ Overtime Dont have any other cons

      Advice to Management

      Keep doing what your doing!

      Countrywide plc2019-04-29

      Countrywide plc Response

      April 30, 2019

      Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and pleased to hear you are enjoying your time with Countrywide. We have made a note of the 'cons' you have raised and do empathise with your frustrations. These have been raised with the management team.

    • "Great place to start a career!"

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      Current Employee - Lettings Negotiator in Mansfield, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Great bunch of people to work with. No two days are the same. LOADS of progression opportunities if that's your aim. Great training provided.

      Cons

      Salaries are not the greatest.

      Advice to Management

      To be honest every manager I've had has been as great as the last one, no issues with line-level management at all.

      Countrywide plc2019-04-25

      Countrywide plc Response

      April 29, 2019

      Thank you for leaving a review and pleased to hear you are enjoying your time with us. Wishing you all the success in the future.

    • "Great place to be!"

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      Current Employee - Internal Recruiter in Stockton-on-Tees, England
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Team in recruitment are fantastic, really support you and genuinely care about you which makes you want to work hard.

      Cons

      Up to now not many

      Countrywide plc2019-04-24

      Countrywide plc Response

      April 25, 2019Recruiter

      Thanks for your review! Hope your time with us continues to be successful.

    • "Working at Countrywide"

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      Current Employee - Lister 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      The Staff make it a fantastic place to work.

      Cons

      The fact it does take some considerable time to get things through the corporate process

      Countrywide plc2019-04-24

      Countrywide plc Response

      April 25, 2019Recruiter

      Thanks for your comments on working at Countrywide. We will pass these comments over to Senior Management

    • "Renewals team"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nottingham, England
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Countrywide plc full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Meet some lovely and helpful people. Other team members are happy to help with training and make new members feel welcome.

      Cons

      training is not consistent. As different team members are being trained at different times by different people the training steps can differ causing a bit of confusion between team members.

      Countrywide plc2019-04-24

      Countrywide plc Response

      April 25, 2019Recruiter

      Thanks for your Countrywide review! Your comments on training will be passed to the relevant people in the Renewals Team.

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