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Updated June 2, 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Assistant Brand Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good working environment and perfect work-life balance

    Cons

    Poor compensation benefits for long-time employees.


  2. "Business Development Intern"

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    Current Employee - Business Development Intern in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Business Development Intern in Washington, DC

    Pros

    Great environment, challenging work, support s international development

    Cons

    lack of mobility, low pay, no options to move up as employee

  3. "Best Place To Learn And Grow"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Quezon City, National Capital Region (Philippines)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Quezon City, National Capital Region (Philippines)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at URC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Strong drive from management to transform the organization for the better.
    -Open environment to introduce changes
    -New people in top management that can steer the company in new horizons
    -A good company that values time for career and personal needs - Flexitime.

    Cons

    -Pay & Benefits can be better
    -Processes can be improved


  4. "So so company"

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

    I worked at URC full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Training ground for fresh graduates.

    Cons

    Not for retirement. Stressful work with low compensation esp if you rose fr the rank. HR is not pro employees and normally get their savings fr personnel.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on those who already shown their loyalty instead of paying to much to newcomers.


  5. "Great Experience"

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    Former Employee - Credit Analyst in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Credit Analyst in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at URC (More than a year)

    Pros

    good salary for employees. experience

    Cons

    i am satisfied with the management


  6. "HR"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at URC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Teammates and some good leaders. Freedom on your own task.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, Compensation and benefits is not at par with the current market (outdated salary structure), long working hours, no standard process, workload is not compensated well, wrong people at the wrong place, does not highly value external talents that will have a big impact to the business' outlook, poor technology and systems, slow career development,

    Advice to Management

    Change your mindset, step back and review if you want to be the "Asia's most loved food company"


  7. "Channel development manager"

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    Former Employee - Channel Development Manager in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Channel Development Manager in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good incentive scheme, health insurance, and car benefit. Team work is really indeed with the company's employee. Must be a team player.

    Cons

    Change in upper managements that caused some people to move , issues with delegating loads of jobs. Low scope of health insurance. And cellular phone allowance.

  8. "Universal Robina Corporation"

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    Former Employee - Production Supervisor in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Production Supervisor in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Superb people development programs
    Continuous Improvement
    Work-Life Balance

    Cons

    Demanding work load at times
    Shifting strategies that sometimes can lead to confusion
    Centralization of decisions leads to significant time lags


  9. "Operations Director"

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    Former Employee - Operations Director in Kampala (Uganda)
    Former Employee - Operations Director in Kampala (Uganda)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    staff Hiring is purely on Merit, with a lot of transparency. the working environment is very good, and the salaries are very good, and are paid on time.
    the leadership is friendly, and supportive.

    Cons

    I was generally contented and thus there is no major issues I can point out in this regard.


  10. "Packaging machine operator"

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    Current Employee - Packaging Machine Operator
    Current Employee - Packaging Machine Operator
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at URC full-time

    Pros

    Co workers are friendly and nice work

    Cons

    Lack of benefits and low improvement facilities


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