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Procter & Gamble Reviews

Updated December 15, 2017
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  • Work - life balance is embedded in the culture of the company with lots of opportunities for regular or occasional flex work possibilities (in 381 reviews)

  • P&G makes a serious investment in employees (in 465 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Incredible"

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

    I have been working at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Procter and Gamble has many Smart people, and demonstrates high ethics. They want to win but in the right way

    Cons

    Procter and Gamble has very Slow decision making, and it is not always clear who can make a decision. They are very risk averse

    Advice to Management

    Need to drive top line growth whether through acquiring IP or organically. Either will work. The focus on cost cutting is killing morale


  2. Helpful (1)

    "I left P&G as a Senior Scientist, learned from the best marketing company in the world"

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    Former Employee - Senior Scientist in Mason, OH
    Former Employee - Senior Scientist in Mason, OH

    I worked at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent career advancement system, excellent salary and profit sharing, they only hire the best of the best

    Cons

    Too much emphasis put on race and gender during advancement discussions. Forced ratings system is unfair

    Advice to Management

    Do away with the forced ratings system.

  3. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Associate Director, Management in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Associate Director, Management in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Procter & Gamble (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    P&G is still a great place to work with fabulous benefits and a wonderful environment

    Cons

    A big company that can be slow at times

    Advice to Management

    look outside to learn new ideas!!


  4. "Great Company, Competitive Compensation"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The people are very smart and committed, great work life balance, competitive pay but nationally benchmarked

    Cons

    Business has been struggling for years, it's a big matrixed company and this slows decisions as decision makers sit away from the businesses but have input

    Advice to Management

    Time to empower business units to deliver and time to deliver genuine innovation vs. incremental changes


  5. "Great company to work. Multiple opportunities to grow and advance."

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Winchester, VA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Winchester, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    High performance organization, leadership support to grow, great company for working moms. Great benefits include health and company profit sharing.

    Cons

    There are not many cons for this company, but for someone that would like to live in the south, there are not many choices on location.


  6. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive
    Former Employee - Account Executive
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great learning, smart coworkers, cares about employees

    Cons

    Can be slow to change


  7. "Sales Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great people and amazing culture. Everybody works and play hard.

    Cons

    Not real consistency of plans during the last years.

    Advice to Management

    Try to implement an strategy area to bring consistency

  8. "Excellent Company - long term employement"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Procter & Gamble full-time

    Pros

    Awesome company, great people, great place to get trained in business

    Cons

    Average pay and benefits when compared to the balance of the industry and not a lot of cross-brand or international opportunities anymore

    Advice to Management

    External benchmarking is key. A lot of naval gazing going on.


  9. "Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager
    Former Employee - Project Manager

    I worked at Procter & Gamble full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent culture and taking care of people growth

    Cons

    HQ is not friendly to international applications/employees


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Summer Internship - Design"

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    Current Intern - Design Intern
    Current Intern - Design Intern
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Procter & Gamble as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I got to work on a wide range of projects with a lot of creative freedom.

    My team was really supportive and I felt like a part of the company while I was there.

    I also got to work on live projects that I was excited about.

    Good pay and perks.

    Cons

    It's in the midwest and not all the businesses are located in Cincinnati.


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