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Trinity Mirror Reviews

Updated May 20, 2017
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Pros
  • Great people to work with and many opportunities to grow this ever more digitalised business (in 5 reviews)

  • Great bunch of people to work with too (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • Constant cost cutting, redundancies and strategy changes (in 5 reviews)

  • Lack of investment in employee training (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good company- opportunity for travel"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial News Writer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Financial News Writer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Trinity Mirror full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very organized management, internal communications is impeccable, opportunities for independent work and collaborative work, great work-life balance

    Cons

    Not much room for personal growth/promotion, senior staff are quite disconnected, very male-dominated environment

    Advice to Management

    Create more opportunities for junior-mid level employees to gain incentive.


  2. "Digital News Room"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Trinity Mirror full-time

    Pros

    Great collaborative working experience. A curious mix of veteran journalists and young, new media content creators.

    Cons

    Inconsistent standard of content. More interested in creating populist, engaging content than important culturally significant work.

    Advice to Management

    Employ more young people. Merge creative with archaic, antiquated, old world journalism


  3. "Good first job."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good team and work life.

    Cons

    Management could be better and less favoritism.


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  5. "Trinity"

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    Former Employee - Sales Executive in Birchgrove, Wales (UK)
    Former Employee - Sales Executive in Birchgrove, Wales (UK)

    Pros

    N m n m m. You have a nice time waster and I will the best in the morning for the

    Cons

    I can only use it this used to work and it was not easy to to send the a call for a

    Advice to Management

    I have also been able to use the app for a few weeks and it is very much fun


  6. "Uncertain"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Reporter in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Reporter in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Can be creative
    Still get out on patch

    Cons

    Uncertain atmosphere in wake of cuts

    Advice to Management

    Employ more staff


  7. "Journalist"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Trinity Mirror part-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Interesting job and people get to know your name in the newspaper.

    Cons

    Very stressful and competition fierce among colleagues.

    Advice to Management

    Speak to your staff and respect their intelligence. Don't bully them passively or verbally. It doesn't get the best out of them.


  8. "Stuffy Office"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great product
    Friendly Team
    progression opportunity

    Cons

    Small dark office - need more windows


  9. "Sales role but never knew where you stood"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    - Friendly Staff,
    - lots of titles

    Cons

    - Lack of direction from management
    - Never knew target or how was performing against
    - Never knew if i hit target until payday
    - Lack of investment in digital


  10. "Opinions will be valued but not rewarded"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Non hierarchical structure means anyone's opinion is valid and everyone is very open to ideas and suggestions.

    Cons

    Very little budget to get things done.

    Advice to Management

    Reward people better for their hard work and commitment by showing them they can progress and earn more money within the company.


  11. "Cool place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Head of Digital in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Head of Digital in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Trinity Mirror full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great food and parking and Gym..free Gym!

    Cons

    Changing dynamic makes everyday a challenge but that's good

    Advice to Management

    Chin up


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