Glencore Reviews

Updated Aug 2, 2020

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4.0
86%
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89%
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Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg
Ivan Glasenberg
96 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, flexible in terms of work / leave hours(in 16 reviews)

  • "Good pay incl benefits, holidays(in 14 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    Great Environment and great people

    Cons

    Limited advancement as the corporate office is in Europe

  2. "Good Place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Production Supervisor in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Glencore full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good place to work everyday

    Cons

    No cons on my list


  3. "Good company to learn basic at technical levels"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    leaders in mining, opportunity to travel in between companies

    Cons

    no career advance unless management retires, no structured training

  4. "Ok, but old school"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - QA Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    good pay and benefits good people

    Cons

    Old school approach, tight work hours

  5. "Great Team"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Glencore full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flat structure with plenty of opportunities to demonstrate your value and be rewarded for it.

    Cons

    Long hours are the norm and expected

  6. "Great Place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to work most of the time

    Cons

    Supervisors should listen to everyone more

  7. "Alright"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Glencore part-time

    Pros

    Hours, bossn foodn peiple

    Cons

    Drive . Smell. Temperature. Chairs. Restrooms

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Nice"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore

    Pros

    Good training, great learning opportunities

    Cons

    Bad communication and bad lay off management

    Glencore Response

    July 30, 2018HR

    Hi, Thank you for your honest feedback. We take such concerns very serious. All the best, HR

  9. Helpful (3)

    "Risk Manager"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Stamford, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Glencore

    Pros

    Great benefits, some good colleagues.

    Cons

    Terrible pay Awful culture Long hours Promised the world

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  10. Helpful (2)

    "Unethical and malicious environment"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Analyst in Stamford, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore for more than a year

    Pros

    Exposure to global commodities trade

    Cons

    Yelling, swearing, throwing items all part of a trader's job, ostensibly Poor management Evil tendencies, both inside the office, and without

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