Paramount Pictures Reviews

Updated May 11, 2021

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3.9
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Paramount Pictures Chairman & CEO Jim Gianopulos
Jim Gianopulos
65 Ratings
Pros
  • "Wonderful experience and great people(in 31 reviews)

  • "Good community, creative work environment(in 30 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Large divide between Animation department and the main studios(in 20 reviews)

  • "you will gain weight from working here due to stress eating and lack of work life balance(in 15 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee
      Featured Review

      Great place to work

      Sep 29, 2020 - Finance 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great coworkers, generous holiday time off

      Cons

      Can have a stressful environment at times

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Make Friends that Will Last A Lifetime

      Mar 27, 2021 - Paramount Pictures Page in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      meet the best people in the world - get to work on a studio lot - dream job - see celebrities - make people's days

      Cons

      you don't get paid hardly anything - hours are whack - giving tours gets exhausting and repetitive

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great!

      May 11, 2021 - MBA Intern in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great movies, company and culture.

      Cons

      Difficult marketplace for movies nowadays.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great 1st Year

      May 4, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Even with the shutdown this was a great first year with Paramount. Since we work remotely the hours are longer but you are encouraged to take time during the day and step away from the desk.

      Cons

      I really don’t have any Cons.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

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      Apr 27, 2021 - Executive Director in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people, and great campus

      Cons

      Lower than average pay, and no opportunity for promotions

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      A traditional studio within a modernizing media conglomerate

      Mar 30, 2021 - EVP in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great lot (offices), Well-meaning leadership, support by ViacomCBS

      Cons

      Still a bit slow and indecisive, little challenge of status quo

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Mar 26, 2021 - Coordinator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly coworkers, great lot, a lot of room to grow.

      Cons

      Nothing that I could think of at the moment.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great experience

      Mar 19, 2021 - Marketing Intern 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Supportive team, alot of trust, exposure to other aspects of the business

      Cons

      Overall, the studio is a little behind trends and lacks an innovative culture

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Excellent Experience Exponentially

      Mar 11, 2021 - Lawyer in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Live life, love work, breath air, sneeze sometimes

      Cons

      It has no faults that one can fathom when experiencing the experience

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Mar 16, 2021 - Executive Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great great great great great.

      Cons

      No cons at all, great company.

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