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UniGroup Reviews

Updated February 20, 2017
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Pros
  • On premise cafeteria, gym and credit union branch (in 6 reviews)

  • Good people and opportunities for those who apply themselves (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • Yearly raises do not compare to cost of living (in 6 reviews)

  • Low pay; lack of growth opportunity for many peers; change adverse culture (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great opportunities during a period of fast changes"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Professional Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Professional Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company recognizes talent and hard work and bases promotions upon

    Cons

    Still too many people mismatched for their current roles

    Advice to Management

    Trust employee's abilities, be more transparaent


  2. "Lead International Move Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lead International Move Manager in Fenton, MO
    Former Employee - Lead International Move Manager in Fenton, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I enjoyed communicating with moving agents all over the world and learning about the customs of each country. My co-workers made it a fun place to work.

    Cons

    The company needs to update the IT programs it uses to conduct every day business. It was a very stressful job.


  3. "Transportation Specialist"

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    • 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 UniGroup full-time

    Pros

    Overall good work environment for employees.

    Cons

    Doesn't act fast on anything. Still too stuck in old ways.


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  5. "Good environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Cafeteria, casual office dress, approachable people

    Cons

    Skills could be put to better use at times


  6. "Unigroup Call Center"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkwood, MO
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkwood, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UniGroup full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very nice co workers and clean environment. Management was very helpful to train and help make you better at sales. Centrally Located and a good place to earn a paycheck

    Cons

    Huge corporation that doesn't have a personal feel and has been loosing money. Very limited opportunities for advancement within company.


  7. "Operations"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at UniGroup full-time

    Pros

    Management is awesome and very understanding. They know how to balance family and work.

    Cons

    The company doesn't feel stable, everyone's on constant edge


  8. "Good Place to Work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    UniGroup is a big company that runs lean, which gives employees high-level exposure within the organization and opportunities to advance. The benefits and onsite amenities are good as well.

    Cons

    The moving industry was hard-hit in the recession and the entire industry is struggling to regain its footing.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to communicate about new opportunities for employees and strategic initiatives that will help the company maintain its leadership position.


  9. "Sales Support Coordinator"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Support Coordinator in Fenton, MO
    Former Employee - Sales Support Coordinator in Fenton, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UniGroup full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful managers and supervisors, sales is a driven team with lots of friendly co-workers, great benefits.

    Cons

    Lazy and disrespectful co-workers, but you can and will find them almost anywhere,


  10. "Transport Solutions Specialist"

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

    Pros

    Management was easy to talk with, job responsibilities were defined but you had the freedom to look into additional responsibilities and professional development. Some employee appreciation initiatives and bonus events. Very family friendly enviroment

    Cons

    Company can get deadlocked in interdepartmental meetings, advancement expectations or opportunities can be not clearly explained leading to a stagnant trudge of the same things happening over and over

    Advice to Management

    Be honest with employees about long term plans and goals as well as the steps that are being taken to accomplish them. Do not let office politics inhibit progress


  11. "Very happy to work for Unigroup"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Applications Engineer in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Lead Applications Engineer in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UniGroup (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Using cutting edge technologies, very good working environment, nice people.

    Cons

    Some legacy people has to upgrade new technologies. some people are not making good productivity and management is not closely watching it.



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