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Douglas Emmett Reviews

Updated August 24, 2017
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Pros
  • Douglas Emmett is a great Company to grow up the environment is one highest and very very professionals in all aspects (in 10 reviews)

  • They seem to have fine tuned the business of property management and have a positive work environment as well as amazing employee benefits (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • No cons yet noted working with DE (in 13 reviews)

  • They'd rather bring in perpetual temps than hire people directly so there is a high turnover of admin assistants (in 6 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing"

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    Current Employee - Payroll Clerk in Santa Monica, CA
    Current Employee - Payroll Clerk in Santa Monica, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Douglas Emmett full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Everything about the company has been absolutely AMAZING. Staff has been very welcoming and show that they want the best for you. ThankYou!

    Cons

    There isnt any cons.


  2. "Property Manager"

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    Current Employee - Property Manager in Beverly Hills, CA
    Current Employee - Property Manager in Beverly Hills, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Douglas Emmett full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Properties are Class A, very well maintained with dedicated maintenance personnel. The company has seasoned professionals that offer to help with any questions. I look forward to growing within the company for many years to come.

    Cons

    Learning curve to learn new software.

    Advice to Management

    Provide as much support to new employees as possible.

  3. "Security"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good hours get more out of the job

    Cons

    Have to work hard to pick the slack from co worksers


  4. "Amazing company to work for! Such a caring and professional staff."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Amazing team and great benefits. Very happy to work for this company. Could not ask to work for a better company . There is potential growth as well

    Cons

    There are no cons about this company. Everything is great. If you are looking to grow and start a career, douglase Emmett is the place to be.


  5. "Property Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Douglas Emmett full-time

    Pros

    Growing Company, Good benefits, Positive team environment, Encourages positive feedback.

    Cons

    No Cons related to my employees but with any job nothing is perfect. The good things is I get the support I need to handle any situation.


  6. "Team"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Douglas Emmett full-time

    Pros

    Great team to work with in the corporate group

    Cons

    HR micromanages its employees when they should be providing more transparency as to what their expectations are.


  7. "Project Manager"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Santa Monica, CA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Santa Monica, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Douglas Emmett full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, great team, the ocean

    Cons

    Traffic, not having my own office

  8. "File clerk"

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    Former Employee - Medical Biller in Brentwood, CA
    Former Employee - Medical Biller in Brentwood, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say .

    Advice to Management

    N/A


  9. "Admin Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles, CA

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

    Pros

    The people there are really great to work with. The job itself was nice and low stress.

    Cons

    Poor pay. They'd rather bring in perpetual temps than hire people directly so there is a high turnover of admin assistants.

    Advice to Management

    Hire assistants on directly instead of bringing in temps to create more loyal, long-term employees.


  10. "Accounting"

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    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Monica, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Monica, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Douglas Emmett full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The company and employees are welcoming and friendly. The onboarding process is well-planned and thoughtful.

    Cons

    Still trying to meet all of the employees.


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