Robert Walters - Being a Grad at Robert Walters | Glassdoor
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    "Being a Grad at Robert Walters"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Chatswood
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Robert Walters full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1) The office culture. I know every company says it, but Robert Walters has a lot of good people working for them which makes the bad days a lot less painful and at the end of the day drives me to keep coming back everyday. 2) The training. It's pretty comprehensive but also really supportive and empowering. You go home brain numb from so many new techniques and phrases but after your first 4-5 months you start to see...

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    Cons

    Low base salaries. It's no secret that Robert Walters tends to underpay slightly on base salary compared to some other companies, which does make it tough for the first year or two. They do look after you with salary increases at all stages of your career though, if you work hard and contribute.

    Advice to Management

    I think we need to look at increasing base salaries. We're losing a lot of good people to competitors based on money, especially in their first 1-2 years. I know the business perspective would be that people need to perform first in order to be rewarded which I agree with, but we probably need to meet in the middle somewhere. Otherwise, we are at risk of becoming a training ground for the rest of the industry and our...

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    Robert Walters2018-06-04
  1. "Great Experience!"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Recruiter 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Robert Walters full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I interviewed with RW and ultimately didn't take the role but was extremely impressed with how they carried themselves, and me throughout the process. It was great interacting with the team there, they were very friendly, welcoming, and had great vision for what they wanted to do there!

    Cons

    Nothing negative to share here.

    Robert Walters2019-06-28
  2. "Great, supportive company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruiter in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Robert Walters full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    global brand, good marketing materials and an excellent team of like-minded individuals.

    Cons

    Recruitment in general requires a lot of resilience

    Advice to Management

    Continue to invest in developing juniors!

    Robert Walters2019-05-24

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