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"Great company"

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

I have been working at Reynolds American full-time

Pros

Innovative and always something to do

Cons

Forced to move without getting a preference

Other Employee Reviews for Reynolds American

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Old school mentality, openly subject non smokers to chain smokers"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Pay is okay for the area, decent tuition reimbursement, somewhat trying to grow and recognize change is needed, but need to actually act on the need for change!

    Cons

    Poor work environment, over worked, poor training, benefits aren't NEARLY as good as they'd like you to believe. Try to scare their employees into thinking they're the only game in town and everything is the best of the best there which isn't true!

    Advice to Management

    Become aware of what your competition offers or you'll continue to lose good talent!!!


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Perfect opportunity for "hungry" College Grad's to kickstart their professional career"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Representative
    Current Employee - Sales Representative
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Opportunities for upward mobility if you are willing to RELOCATE and put in the work to get there.
    -Work Hard, Play Hard Company culture (if you're into that)
    -Developing Talent is highly valued... this company will invest in you!
    -All promotions are within the RAI talent pool (outside RAI hires are rare)
    -Benefits are fairly good (Vehicle/GAS, 401K, Health/Dental).

    Cons

    -little opportunity to be creative. Much of the work is execution and robotic based. Unfortunately, the job can get somewhat monotonous and boring.
    -inconsistency at entry level manager due to inexperienced manager's. Some manager's are excellent, some are horrible. In my opinion, much of this is due to RAI's "fast-track" strategy with succession candidates.
    -Some bureaucracy (like any other fortune 500).
    -Work Environment is primarily at Gas Stations and Convenience Stores... not exactly a glamorous work site.

    Advice to Management

    Give people the opportunity to share new ideas, practice creativity and innovation. The Tobacco Transformation you are trying to construct may be right under your nose.

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