Brink's Home Security - Great company, Poor compensation | Glassdoor
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"Great company, Poor compensation"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Security Sales Consultant
Current Employee - Security Sales Consultant
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great company with an awesome reputation for service. Great benefits to employees.

Cons

Hard to make a decent living working at Brinks. Compensation is inadequate and low compared to similar sales positions. Not enough qualified leads.

Advice to Management

To reverse the current high turnover of sales people you should take a hard look at the compensation offered to your sales consultants. I have been here for almost 3 years and still don't even make 30K and I am one of the top sales consultants in my branch. That is sad!

Other Employee Reviews for Brink's Home Security

  1. "Good enough company to work for ...."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Nice and Quiet company
    Medium size office with not much complications
    Decent Benefits Package

    Cons

    Not much Job growth if you are planning long term
    No Bonus or Hikes

    Advice to Management

    Don't Micro Manage
    Plan some Bonus and Hikes according to the Performance


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Decent place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security Sales Consultant
    Current Employee - Security Sales Consultant
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits package including medical, dental, 401k, paid vacation, etc.
    Generally nice team members and office staff.
    Good customer service.

    Cons

    Crazy schedule for sales consultants. You have 6pm or 7pm appointments at least 3 nights a week, saturday appointments until 2 or 3pm, and work trade shows on average once a month which can include sundays. There is a lot of down time during the day which some may view as a positive bc. you can get errands run, but remember you are back on the road for an evening appointment and can get home anywhere from 8pm to 10pm. Micromanaged and must be in the office every morning if you are not hitting the numbers. No base salary, there is a draw versus commissions but if you are just making the draw you will not be happy with your pay check at all, and more than likely you will not be employed for long.

    Advice to Management

    offer base salary after one year of tenure vs. a draw.

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