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Sonae Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2019

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3.6
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73%
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90%
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Sonae CEO Duarte Paulo de Azevedo (no image)
Duarte Paulo de Azevedo
36 Ratings
Pros
  • "Opportunity to get to know the retail business and learn from the top 1 company in Portugal(in 8 reviews)

  • "Big company with training and learning opportunities(in 6 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Excellent to learn"

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    Current Employee - Data Scientist in Porto, Oporto

    I have been working at Sonae full-time

    Pros

    Learning environment Values and culture Strategy Work/Life Balance

    Cons

    Low salary and benefits Very Big company Career Opportunities

    Sonae2019-10-12
  2. "Sonae experience"

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    Former Employee - IT Manager 

    I worked at Sonae full-time

    Pros

    BIG company Several change opportunities Some travel

    Cons

    Function was too repetitive A lot of turnover

    Sonae2019-10-05
  3. "Good workplace to increase knowledge but very low payments."

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    Current Employee - Project Management Technician in Porto, Oporto
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good workplace to increase knowledge

    Cons

    Low salaries for the duties performed

    Sonae2019-10-15
  4. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Sonae full-time

    Pros

    A lot of autonomy and empowerment

    Cons

    A quite intense working culture

    Sonae2019-08-09
  5. "Very good Company to learn and start your own progression in FMCG industry"

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    Former Employee - Supply Chain Manager in Maia, Oporto
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sonae full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Innovative, Customer Oriented, Personnel / HR oriented

    Cons

    Slow Progression, Not so Good Salary

    Sonae2019-06-26
  6. "Dr wells"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pontual payments, formation, possibility of grouth

    Cons

    Doesn't care about employees, to many people in charge

    Sonae2019-06-26
  7. "Great school to learn and grow professionally"

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    Former Employee - Marketing in Maia, Oporto
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Sonae is a big company where you will deal with a lot of persons and processes. You learn a lot and have a career plan.

    Cons

    Sometimes you may feel there is too much internal competition

    Sonae2019-05-09
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good but very hierarchized"

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    Former Employee - Inter in Lisbon
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to grow in cross-functional teams and retail

    Cons

    Lots of structure related challenges regarding decision-making processes

    Sonae2019-05-04
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good to learn not to build a carreer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Sonae full-time

    Pros

    People & Business Areas. The facilities are very good.

    Cons

    Lack of recognisement and opportunities to growth.

    Sonae2019-05-07
  10. "Nice"

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    Current Employee - Intern in Porto, Oporto
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Big company to work for

    Cons

    No help in developing your project

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    Sonae2019-03-26
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