Hamburg Süd Reviews

Updated Sep 12, 2020

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3.6
72%
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Hamburg Süd Chairman Executive Board Ottmar Gast
Ottmar Gast
29 Ratings
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  • "No room for advancement in philly office(in 3 reviews)

  1. "AWESOME"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Great company who value employees

    Cons

    Nothing to complain about the company

  2. "Used to be a very good company."

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Finance in Miami, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hamburg Süd full-time

    Pros

    working atmosphere, international work environment

    Cons

    Bad HR management, do not train people.


  3. "Good entry level company, not real room for advancement"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Leave you to yourself if you get the work done

    Cons

    bad work office environment, miserable employees

  4. "Don’t!"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Unknown in Jacksonville, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is great, Benefits are amazing

    Cons

    Micro management, old systems, no room for growth, no culture!

  5. "Good start post grad"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Operations Coordinator in Long Beach, CA

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

    Pros

    Welcoming environment and OK salary

    Cons

    micromanaged but depend on your own preference e of work environment

  6. "good place to work within logistics, but outdated HR structures & rules"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Pricing Analyst in Morristown, NJ
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time

    Pros

    - receive plenty of responsibilities from day one - friendly team - good/fair working hours - fair compensation

    Cons

    - old HR structures & rules: not very appealing for young people to start their career at - very hierarchical

  7. "Good Company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Logistics Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time

    Pros

    Good boss, easy work-life balance, relaxed dress code, and decent benefits

    Cons

    No room for advancement in philly office

  8. "Good workplace"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great opportunity to learn about shipping industry

    Cons

    A lot of changes due to mergers and acquisitions

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  9. "Needs improvement"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Sales 

    I worked at Hamburg Süd full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance

    Cons

    Everyone here is miserable. You rarely see a smile

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  10. "Awesome ambiance"

    5.0
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    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

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