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"Great company to work for"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Contractor - Field Readiness Manager in Reading, England (UK)
Current Contractor - Field Readiness Manager in Reading, England (UK)
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Approves of CEO

I have been working at Microsoft as a contractor (Less than a year)

Pros

Space for personnality, diverse experience and creativity
Trust demonstrated from high management definitely motivates to achieve and (if possible) exceed expectations
Friendly environment

Cons

Departments reshaped constantly due to the chaning nature of the business

Advice to Management

None as I have not worked at Microsoft long enough.

Other Employee Reviews for Microsoft

  1. "Best job to date."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Seasonal Administrator in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Former Contractor - Seasonal Administrator in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Microsoft as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Subsidized cafeteria, free minerals/tea/coffee stations located around building. Relaxed work environment, casual work wear. Staff very friendly. Transfer between departments were available. Surprise treats such as chocolates and/or fresh fruit delivered to the floors.

    Cons

    Work late hours at end of fiscal period. Overtime pay for temporary employees was the same as normal pay. Permanent staff got great bonuses and overtime.


  2. "Probably one of the best employers in the world"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Program Manager in Dundee, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Operations Program Manager in Dundee, Scotland (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Microsoft full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    flexible working environment
    opportunities for self development

    Cons

    the size of the company makes it hard to keep up with all the cahnges

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