REA Group Reviews

Updated Aug 3, 2020

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3.6
69%
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60%
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REA Group CEO  Owen Wilson
Owen Wilson
17 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and advanced technology(in 16 reviews)

  • "Good policies for those with families (parental leave policies, flexible working arrangements)(in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • "The chief people officer dealt with the latest restructure horribly(in 10 reviews)

  • "too many in middle management, slow moving with simple things,(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "REA Group"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at REA Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    the people are mostly very passionate

    Cons

    the Richmond location is quite average

  2. COVID-19

    "Great company to work for! True care for their people!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Dssdf in Richmond, Victoria
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at REA Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Passionate, caring leaders and CEO - Transparent with information - Exceptional care to people during Covid - from extra leave, super flexible work arrangements to the best technology to do our roles well remotely.

    Cons

    None I can think of - best company I have worked for.

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  3. "Its not a real tech company"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mulitmedia Designer in Wan Chai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at REA Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Staffs in there were friendly Office location good Sometimes can work from home

    Cons

    Bad management on projects If you like to show off there's the place Not a totally digital company IT department always not a helpful department in hk

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  4. "Is good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Melbourne

    I have been working at REA Group full-time

    Pros

    Excellent company to work for

    Cons

    No complaints on my end

  5. "."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at REA Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work life balance, good paid maternity leave

    Cons

    restructure too much, career growth

  6. "Friendly Environment, Flat Organizational Structure, Poor Business Strategy in HK"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Care Specialist in Wan Chai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at REA Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Absolutely friendly environment, great people and GMs - Have a very flexible work arrangement that you can request WFH (if necessary) - Not much hierarchy therefore we can speak freely and openly to the seniors or even the management level

    Cons

    - Poor business strategy and model in HK - Rely much on individual initiatives to improve or create new ideas - Not as standardized and structured in terms of working scheme

  7. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at REA Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good culture, advanced tech, a good level of autonomy

    Cons

    Slow decision making across the company (priorities, product, etc.)

  8. "Good for an enterprise"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lead Systems Engineer in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at REA Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Not too many blocks to getting things done. pretty easy work life balance

    Cons

    Need to be very comfortable with change and figuring out the way forward yourself. New CEO is former CFO and it seems everything is now around reducing cost.

  9. Helpful (3)

    "Not what it used to be"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, Victoria
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at REA Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    many friendly and talented people

    Cons

    - Toxic culture - Political games - Constantly restructure - Resistant to change

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  10. "Interesting cultures"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Customer Marketing & Operations Director in Hong Kong

    I have been working at REA Group full-time

    Pros

    6 core values for company cultures

    Cons

    Business downsizing and limited local products

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