Get the inside buzz from graduates at CGI

6.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 9 ratings in 2016)
"Flexible place to work. Great start to a career."
Pros: 
  • The company is flexible with regards to hours as long as work gets done.
  • Colleagues are very friendly, welcoming and happy to offer help.
  • Grants are provided if you need to relocate at the start of the scheme.
  • Managers are very approachable and take their mentoring role seriously.
Cons: 
  • There can be lots of travelling to client sites or relocation required.
  • Career development processes are fair but are only done annually.
  • Graduates in Wales are paid less than their counterparts in England.
  • Many trainees felt that the formal training was lacking.
Culture
7.4 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.3 / 10
 
Hours
7.9 / 10
 
Salary
6.1 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.7 / 10
 
 
Training
4.9 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Gather examples of work you have done away from just your university/academic life,..."

"Great social life in and out of work."

"Open-plan and smart but can be more casual depending on client."

"You are required to work 37.5 hours a week. My project is quite flexible about work..."

"I think this is one of the best salaries for graduates in this business, especially..."

"We get a good pension, a share plan and a there is a sports and social club."

"Online Questionnaire, Online Assessment, Face-to-Face interview/Assessment Centre,..."

"My interview consisted mostly of competency-based questions."

"The company is quite green in that there isn't a huge need to print things off."

"Every question I have had for may manger has been answered quickly in a friendly..."

"Very diverse."

"Promotions are done by a board. Promotions for jobs are a little 'dead man's boots'..."

"I haven't taken part in any corporate social responsibility projects during my time..."

"I like learning about new technologies and spend a lot of time assisting with tasks..."

"CGI offer a range of interesting projects which are filled with great people who..."

"Sometimes the project work can mean you have a bit of a commute, especially if you..."

"It was our 40th birthday this year and we are raising £40,000 for The Prince's ..."

"Flexible place to work. Great start to a career."

"Everyone that I contacted who worked there said good things and I liked the idea..."

"There are online resources, however in my experience there is little structure to..."

"Bigger SSC budget for sports and social and a smoother process to change project..."

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