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Paddy Power Betfair Reviews

Updated January 23, 2018
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Pros
  • Some good people still left from the pre-merger paddy power (in 32 reviews)

  • Great office, great people and great friends made (in 24 reviews)

Cons
  • Emptying the machines, long hours not getting the best training (in 25 reviews)

  • Don't be fooled by the Paddy Power cheeky charm (in 18 reviews)

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  1. "ewtewrt ryg"

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    Current Employee - Commercial Account Manager
    Current Employee - Commercial Account Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Paddy Power Betfair full-time

    Pros

    culture, staff, benefits, location, parking

    Cons

    salaries could definitely improve a lot.


  2. "Awful"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Paddy Power Betfair part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Unfortonutely the only good thing is the customers

    Cons

    Inadequate training, unfair management, poor working hours/shifts, unprofessional

    Advice to Management

    Value your employees and review your training

  3. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Paddy Power Betfair full-time

    Pros

    I have enjoyed working for Betfair as it is a Fast, Great, Quick development, good environment, positive vibes working place.

    Cons

    I don't really have negative feedback to provide.

    Advice to Management

    Good fit for career purpose


  4. "Trader"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Paddy Power Betfair full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good job, nice people and lovely building

    Cons

    No cons come to mind


  5. "Bad management"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Paddy Power Betfair full-time

    Pros

    Work in team
    Tips/food from customers
    Socialising

    Cons

    Long hours lots of energy
    Management is mediocre
    Management have no trust in employees
    No way to get a better position in this company
    Industry is very vicious

    Advice to Management

    See the potential of your employees and trust them


  6. "Customer service assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Paddy Power Betfair part-time

    Pros

    Pay is better than other bookies

    Cons

    Lone working
    Hours
    Disorganised management
    Consider staff saftey

    Advice to Management

    Consider staff saftey


  7. "A ‘fairly’ satisfied employee"

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    Current Employee - Data Analyst in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Data Analyst in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Paddy Power Betfair full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Decent people with good work ethic. Not a bad restaurant. Beer fridge Fridays, PlayStations, Darts and Table Tennis area too

    Cons

    Local amenities near the office are a bit lacking. Coffee in the restaurant isn’t the best (after a change too!)

    Advice to Management

    Keep going, we’re doing the right things but let’s not work in just independent teams! Working the right way in a sometimes challenging environment

  8. "friendly place but hard to progress in career"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Paddy Power Betfair full-time

    Pros

    relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff., good coffee.

    Cons

    hard to progress, pay is poor.

    Advice to Management

    definded pay structure


  9. "Operation Executive"

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    Current Employee - Operations Executive in Hammersmith, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Operations Executive in Hammersmith, England (UK)

    I have been working at Paddy Power Betfair full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Massive company to work for.

    Cons

    No direction on career path


  10. "Nice place to work during college"

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    Former Employee - SPORTS TRADER in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Former Employee - SPORTS TRADER in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Paddy Power Betfair part-time

    Pros

    Worked a trader during the summer. Relaxed atmosphere, nice place to work.

    Cons

    Not many prospects for full time employees to advance. Would not like to work there for extended periods.


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