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Telekom Malaysia Employee Reviews about "top management"

Updated 30 Jul 2019

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3.6
72%
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Telekom Malaysia CEO Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa (no image)
Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa
80 Ratings
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  • "Mid managers tend to make things more complex even though the top management have approved certain projects(in 6 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. "Access & Network Delivery"

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    Former Contractor - Technical Assistant in Kepayan
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Telekom Malaysia for more than a year

    Pros

    - Good initiative for employee - Good manager

    Cons

    - Bad top management - Colony do exist in this company - Overload projects handling

    Advice to Management

    - Be professional - Increase leadership not bossing around

    Telekom Malaysia2019-07-31
  3. "Works for higher purpose"

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    Current Employee - Unit Head in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Serving the nation. Hardworking, creative team members. Dedicated and loyal workforce. lots of different opportunities for growth and innovation

    Cons

    Isolated Top Management, yes culture and hierarchical. BOD lack of future direction and strategy, focused on short term operational matters. Inconsistent execution of policies, especially HR.

    Advice to Management

    Clear and firm strategies and direction. Proper job fit to the requirement, not favoritism and just to save people.

    Telekom Malaysia2019-05-13
  4. "Project Management Team"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Damansara
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great health benefit and compensation plan

    Cons

    Mid managers tend to make things more complex even though the top management have approved certain projects.

    Telekom Malaysia2018-08-29
  5. "Great work/life balance but poor management"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Telekom Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    - Good work/life balance - 1/2 day on every last Friday - Generous Annual Leaves for permanent staffs - Good allowance package (13% EPF, Unlimited Medical, travel, meal, mobile, broadband, lodging etc) - Friendly colleagues

    Cons

    - Too many departments and too many people earning easy money without doing much - Top management changes frequently - Politics - Very low salary/bonus/increment compared to other GLC - No salary realignment for people who earned certifications - Very difficult to move up the corporate ladder

    Advice to Management

    - Align salary based on competency of staffs

    Telekom Malaysia2018-08-30
  6. "UNDERUTILIZED"

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

    I have been working at Telekom Malaysia full-time

    Pros

    High pay, awesome benefits: 1. Pay for executive level starts at RM 3.5k 2. Low interest rate for housing loan

    Cons

    Too bureaucratic, communication breakdown between top management and working level officers. Less challenging task hence slow growth, and underutilized.

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate talent and encourage internal rotations - be mindful that HR team isn't that efficient.

    Telekom Malaysia2018-03-19
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