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DHL Supply Chain

Get the inside buzz from graduates at DHL

8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2017)
"Helpful and understanding."
Culture
7.1 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.5 / 10
 
Hours
8.3 / 10
 
Salary
6.7 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.9 / 10
 
 
Training
7.5 / 10
 

Pros

  • Graduates work with friendly and down-to-earth people in environments where there isn’t a strictly enforced hierarchy.
  • There are a large number of development and training opportunities on offer.
  • There are many opportunities for advancement in the company, both at home and abroad.
  • DHL is flexible when it comes to hours and employees are trusted to work independently.

Cons

  • Graduates may be required to relocate for their role, which may not suit everyone.
  • As with many large organisations, things can take a long time to be processed.
  • Some facilities and offices could benefit from being updated.
  • Some training programmes could benefit from a little more structure and transparency.

What insiders say about...

"The first stage was an online application detailing my qualifications and previous..."

"The culture is very open and while the structure and hierarchy is traditional, it..."

"Dress code is formal business wear, with 'dress down Friday'. The office space is..."

"My department is quite flexible regarding starting times. However, I can sometimes..."

"The initial starting salary is above average. Annual wage rises are below inflation..."

"Excellent pension scheme, many DHL advantages such as discounts on high street shops,..."

"There are plenty of competency-based questions on the assessment day about working..."

"The company has a GoGreen strategy which is reported against and taken seriously,..."

"I've been warmly welcomed by all levels and have built many relationships throughout..."

"Nobody is left out at DHL. They employ people who can do the job."

"I have not yet finished the graduate scheme but I know of many people within the..."

"I'm a front line manager in a large clothing depot. I've worked in all of the operational..."

"My workload is quite reasonable and the team is supportive and accommodating."

"Communication can sometimes be a chore as the organisation is very large."

"DHL is the largest logistics company in the world with 8% of the market share. We..."

"A fast-paced and results-driven global leader."

"The scope of opportunities, contrasting placements and company goals."

"There are really good opportunities for training and I have been lucky enough to..."

"Invest in more efficient IT systems."

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