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3.4
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Hamburg Süd CEO Ottmar Gast
Ottmar Gast
17 Ratings
Pros
  • "(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "ndert seit dem Verkauf an Maersk(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome ambiance"

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    Former Employee - Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hamburg Süd

    Pros

    Good work and life balance

    Cons

    None, very stable and very helpful family

    Hamburg Süd2019-01-14
  2. "Needs improvement"

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    Former Employee - Sales 

    I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance

    Cons

    Everyone here is miserable. You rarely see a smile

    Advice to Management

    Update HR policies

    Hamburg Süd2019-04-24
  3. "Dying Company"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Hamburg Süd full-time

      Pros

      Can have an easy day

      Cons

      Some of the VP's are better then others.

      Hamburg Süd2018-06-08
    • "Great company - if you are in the right department!"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Hamburg Süd part-time

      Pros

      very face paced. great for people that want to work

      Cons

      Lower managerial staff is extremely unprofessional and should expect a lawsuit. Training needs to be improved. Office conduct is hostile.

      Advice to Management

      Advice for UPPER Management, clear house! there are older employees that do no do their work! Coupons and phones should not have a place in an office environment. at least not ALL day!. you actually have decent people on staff that enjoy their job and take it seriously, Promote them!

      Hamburg Süd2017-11-28
    • "Project Management Analyst"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL

      I worked at Hamburg Süd

      Pros

      Caring team Gym across the street

      Cons

      Some people didn't get along with management's rough attitude but I liked it

      Advice to Management

      Work on controlling information silos

      Hamburg Süd2017-10-04
    • "Average company"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time

      Pros

      Family organization was the company

      Cons

      Management need conduct more training

      Advice to Management

      More training and understanding to employees

      Hamburg Süd2017-04-12
    • "tenders"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Morristown, NJ
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Hamburg Süd full-time

      Pros

      can be a relaxed atmosphere at times. management is okay depending which dept you work in.

      Cons

      they move you around a bunch of departments with no formal training. and salary is about 40k starting. no room for growth

      Advice to Management

      offer growth and the ability to advance careers

      Hamburg Süd2016-09-19
    • "Happy not working there anymore - VERY stressful!"

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      Former Employee - Accounts Receivable Collections Specialist in Orange Park, FL
      Doesn't Recommend

      I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good payers, good benefits, most peers are great people but everyone is stressed out!

      Cons

      21 steps to print an invoice and no imaging system :(

      Advice to Management

      Update your software to something newer than 1980

      Hamburg Süd2016-07-25
    • "Intern"

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      Former Employee - Intern in Miami, FL
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Hamburg Süd

      Pros

      Great business culture! Company celebrates birthdays and anniversaries. Everyone was really friendly.

      Cons

      Work was very mundane. If you like staring at a computer screen doing excel reports for 8 hours then this is the job for you.

      Hamburg Süd2016-06-27
    • "Supervisor, Coordinator"

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

      I have been working at Hamburg Süd full-time

      Pros

      Freedom to take charge of your position.

      Cons

      Lack of training and upward mobility.

      Hamburg Süd2016-05-01
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