Telefónica Reviews | Glassdoor

Telefónica Reviews

Updated October 16, 2017
188 reviews

Filter

Filter


188 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
  • Doesn't care about work/life balance; (in 10 reviews)

  • Middle management lacks strategic information and sometimes looks misaligned whith senior management (in 19 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Store Leader"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    This is one of the best employers I have worked for, they really put the employee at the hart of driving the business

    Cons

    not a lot to say, other than I would only recommend this company to someone that want to help others succeeded


  2. "Great company to work for."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Territory Trainer in Milton Keynes, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Territory Trainer in Milton Keynes, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Investment on development
    Rewards hard work
    Progression
    Great brand
    Industry leader
    Invests in the future
    Puts customers at the heart of everything they do

    Cons

    None - I love my job
    . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

    Advice to Management

    Always be passionate about your people

  3. "Great company in Telcommunication World"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Hamburg (Germany)
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Hamburg (Germany)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica (More than a year)

    Pros

    It's a great company, with big benefit and the company's environment and culture make your stay at Telefonica very comfortable in addition to ha great workers inside

    Cons

    It's hard go in the company if you are not already inside previously

    Advice to Management

    I think it'd would be fine if the company give more opportunities to the new workers without a lot of experience.


  4. "Great opportunity for a first contact with the labour market"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Big Data Analyst in Madrid (Spain)
    Former Intern - Big Data Analyst in Madrid (Spain)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It is a leading company in its sector that invests a lot in technology.

    Cons

    It is difficult to sign a contract once the internship is over.

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in interns' training.


  5. "Senior HRBP"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Business Partner in Madrid (Spain)
    Current Employee - Human Resources Business Partner in Madrid (Spain)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    development opportunities, international exposure, global environment

    Cons

    difficult to have vertical growth, if that's something you're concerned about


  6. "GPTW"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Caracas, Capital District (Venezuela)
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Caracas, Capital District (Venezuela)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work and great place to get to know the industry

    Cons

    i have not bad thing to tell


  7. "Radio Access Engineer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    An excellent company to work.

    Cons

    Some of the downsides of working at Telefonica Venezuela are: the currency devaluation affect directly the compensations and the benefits provides by the company, the government regulations

  8. "Good place to work."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Santiago (Chile)
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Santiago (Chile)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very friendly people, committed to work as a team. A lot of extraordinary activities and benefits.

    Cons

    Well paid for first jobs. You need to leave after a few years if you really want a significant increase in income


  9. "Telefonica O2 Ireland"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    Very strong company to work for with great culture and talented people. Training excellent and no surprise that so many alumni have gone on to great things.

    Cons

    Very little in terms of cons but fair to say when the company was bought by Three there was a completely different culture and a real inability to manage and communicate from the top, to staff and customers.


  10. "Good company. Lots of work to do!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telefónica full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits and lots of work to do and things to learn and improve

    Cons

    Structure a bit chaotic and it changes very quickly. Too big and inside politics and friendships count a too much.


Showing 188 of 868 reviews
Reset Filters