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"Growing learning, and Leaving"

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

I have been working at Flextronics full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

I was a telecommuter for most of my time. The benefits were great and I loved the people.

Cons

Telecommuters were called into offices. Business comes and goes so the people managing that business may do the same.

Advice to Management

Appreciate your employees! Acknowledge their contributions.

Other Employee Reviews for Flextronics

  1. "Who you know matters big time at Flex. Internal politics unfortunately growing. Lots of start/stop activity."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good global manufacturing experience.
    Great global footprint
    Well respected EMS provider for OEM's....trying to shift focus to supply chain service company and shirk true EMS moniker.
    Creating partnerships with very large companies to play in evolving eco-systems.

    Cons

    Direct Labor treated as a commodity and disposable.
    No loyalty.
    Super tight cost focus due to low margins. Lay-offs regular, reorgs regular, travel freeze regular.
    Forecasting is weak.
    Culture given good lip service....not truly lived.

    Advice to Management

    CEO needs to get more active/engaged with employees. Good customer focus guy....weak employee focus. No EQ, good IQ Has great ability to do so, but chooses not to.. More respect for GM's at manufacturing plants needed. Corporate calls too many shots independent of local site input.


  2. "Global exposure, great work ethic to 'get things done'."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Flextronics full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very diverse company with expertise in many areas of supply chain - I learned a lot.

    Cons

    Difficult to grow with them as promotions are rare. Corporate culture is very slow and 1990s...

    Advice to Management

    Ask the team what needs to be fixed - they know.

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