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Telekom Malaysia Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2019

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3.5
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85%
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Telekom Malaysia CEO Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa (no image)
Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa
58 Ratings
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  • "Mid managers tend to make things more complex even though the top management have approved certain projects(in 5 reviews)

  • "Very low salary/bonus/increment compared to other GLC(in 4 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Best Company Engagement"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at Telekom Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    Worked in an HR Department from 2008 - 2013. The environment, vibe and culture is so engaging in TM. The opportunity to explore new things in HR is immerse.

    Cons

    Started to decline in 2012 in term of HR top management. The management failed to understand on how to motivate and engage the HR staff

    Advice to Management

    To look back and materialize on the company culture and values

    Telekom Malaysia2016-02-09
  2. Helpful (2)

    "Useless"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Telekom Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    nothing is good about this company.

    Cons

    Useless people with useless management.

    Advice to Management

    All of you resign. Please fire 70% of the workforce also.

    Telekom Malaysia2018-10-10
  3. Helpful (2)

    "GOOD EXPERIENCE IN GLC"

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    Current Employee - Assistant General Manager in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telekom Malaysia full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Offering the best medical benefit and working time flexibility

    Cons

    HR does not play an effective role in promoting high performance culture

    Advice to Management

    Management to go to the ground and enforce non performance consequence management to subordinates

    Telekom Malaysia2019-07-11
  4. "Lots of opportunities to learn"

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    Current Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telekom Malaysia full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    It's a big company, a lot of opportunities for job rotation, involvement in projects and learn new areas within the co

    Cons

    Very hierarchical, boss centric culture

    Telekom Malaysia2019-07-11
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Too comfortable"

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    Current Employee - Supply Chain Coordinator in Kuala Lumpur

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

    Pros

    Less challenge, not many difficult task, big company

    Cons

    Slow career growth, typical 9-5 office work

    Telekom Malaysia2019-07-23
  6. "Environment"

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    Current Employee - Tech Assistant 

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

    Pros

    cheerful staff. not busy. beautiful surroundings.

    Cons

    every year change dept no increment

    Advice to Management

    provide increment every year

    Telekom Malaysia2019-06-28
  7. "Not a bad place"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telekom Malaysia full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Helpful colleagues and approachable management

    Cons

    Some colleagues are rather laid back

    Telekom Malaysia2019-06-13
  8. "I perform beyond expectations & requirements"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telekom Malaysia full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Stable, Reliable, Secured, Career Path

    Cons

    Reorganization and Relocation of Staff

    Advice to Management

    NIL

    Telekom Malaysia2019-06-12
  9. Helpful (1)

    "A great company to settle down"

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    Current Employee - Assistant General Manager in Kuala Lumpur
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Telekom Malaysia full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and good opportunity for networking

    Cons

    Too diluted. Too many red tapes and processes. Not agile enough.Hence innovation is slow.

    Advice to Management

    Change in management, process and hiring are crucial to turn the company around.

    Telekom Malaysia2019-06-10
  10. "Unique company with focus on both stakeholder profitability and nation building."

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    Current Employee - General Manager in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telekom Malaysia full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Extensive technology focused service oriented company

    Cons

    Multiple layers of approvals and large manpower size

    Telekom Malaysia2019-06-03
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