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SDL Project Coordinator Reviews

Updated Apr 18, 2019

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  1. "Awesome place to learn"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in New York, NY

    I worked at SDL for more than a year

    Pros

    Most of PMs are really patient and they want us to make the most out of it here.

    Cons

    Not so much. I had a pleasant experience here.

    SDL2019-04-19
  2. Helpful (6)

    "Project management team was consistently overworked, and underappreciated."

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Superior, CO
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at SDL

    Pros

    - Fast paced work environment, employees are able to pick up tasks quickly, gain more responsibility, and become valuable members of the team - Exposure to working on high profile accounts - SDL is a very well established company in the globalization industry - Able to make great connections with people at other companies through various translation projects. - Fun to work for a company with offices all over the world,...

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    Cons

    - Very long hours. When you interview, they make it seem like a few extra hours of overtime each week - when it's usually at least two/three hours a day. - If employees aren't working more than 45-50 hours a week, it's viewed as a reason not to promote you. - The upper management does little to recognize success and hard work throughout the project management team. They offer employee of the month (which was forgotten...

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    Advice to Management

    Be more appreciative of the hard work your employees put in for the company. Employees are constantly reminded of hows successful the company is, it would be nice for them to be rewarded for their loyalty and dedication.

    SDL2012-03-21
  3. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Translation Project Coordinator in Rome
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - collaborative environment that is company-wide - Great people, benefits, compensation potential, internal/external training - Compensation

    Cons

    - Small offices - Temporay contracts

    SDL2019-04-06
  4. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Mahape
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SDL full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to work if starting career in project management. Supportive management, good work culture.

    Cons

    Promotion and salary hike is not much. Salary hike is very minimal.

    SDL2018-08-15
  5. "Great entry level graduate job"

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    Current Employee - Translation Project Coordinator in Maidenhead, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent working environment, benefits, guidance; both challenging and stimulating. Colleagues from all over the world.

    Cons

    A lot of stress and overtime. Hard to advance.

    SDL2017-10-17

    SDL Response

    December 7, 2017Global Head of HR and Employee Experience

    Thanks for this review. I’m pleased to hear that you are having a good experience at SDL. Please do speak to your manager to discuss your concerns around the workload and give it a bit of time, I’m sure there will be opportunities for progression. Continue to look at the careers site ...

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  6. "Good working environment with less compensation"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Mahape
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SDL full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working atmosphere, work life balance, nice dinner meal, easy approachable to management

    Cons

    Please do not work with Garmin account, absolutely no cooperative and support within team Continuous Night shift Common Recreation room only for day shift employees as it is common for all the employers of the same building 360 degree feedback for getting promoted to next position very less compensation, and less increment

    Advice to Management

    NA

    SDL2017-05-30
  7. Helpful (1)

    "SDL review"

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    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Bydgoszcz
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SDL for less than a year

    Pros

    Very good job to start your career in Project Management/ DTP or Engineering Department,

    Cons

    low salary in comparison to other companies that provide jobs in similar field of work

    Advice to Management

    higher salaries

    SDL2017-05-16

    SDL Response

    June 26, 2017Global Head of HR and Employee Experience

    Thank you very much for this review. I’m glad to hear that you are enjoying your job. The Poland office is a fantastic office, with colleagues who have a lot of experience for new colleagues to learn from. Roddy

  8. "Project coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SDL

    Pros

    Good, Free snacks, Pay is better.

    Cons

    Nothing much. Office is not that great.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    SDL2017-04-11

    SDL Response

    July 11, 2017Global Head of HR and Employee Experience

    Thank you for this review. I’m glad that you enjoyed your time at SDL and I wish you well in the future.

  9. "Review for the company"

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    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at SDL

    Pros

    Management is good Good technology learning

    Cons

    Low Salary Less Team Bonding and coordination Working environment a bit dull

    Advice to Management

    please try to investigate why employees are leaving the company and take necessary steps

    SDL2016-01-07
  10. Helpful (4)

    "Needs lot of improvements"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SDL full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working culture, Friendly team members, challenging job

    Cons

    Low Salary, No Bonus/Profit Sharing, Bad Appraisal System

    Advice to Management

    The management needs to look into other earning aspects for the employee. There should be a fixed band for giving salaries as per one's designation. Manual redundant tasks should be removed and process should be automated.

    SDL2015-11-08
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