Get the inside buzz from graduates at DHL

7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 16 ratings in 2016)
"A huge company with great people who support you to drive your own success."
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.
  • 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, graduates are likely to encounter a fair amount of bureaucracy.
  • London salaries are not increased to match the increased cost of living.
  • Some training programmes could benefit from a little more structure and transparency.
Culture
6.9 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.3 / 10
 
Hours
8.9 / 10
 
Salary
6.9 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.6 / 10
 
 
Training
7.5 / 10
 

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

"If there was a conflict in your team, how would you resolve it? Why do you want to..."

"I introduced a building-wide recycling initiative that the whole of management helped..."

"It's a very open and friendly environment in which the door is always open."

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

"I think once you have built enough experience in supply chain/logistics it is easy..."

"My job is to prepare reports for my line manager, reporting how the field sales team..."

"Being part of a large company with lots of people to build a network with. You have..."

"There's a lot of red tape and bureaucracy, particularly in finance."

"The DHL Supply Chain (UK & Ireland) workforce totals over 40,000 people, working..."

"Understanding, helpful, forward-thinking."

"I was attracted to the size and expertise of the company. As it has four separate..."

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"Take more time in finding out what the grad will be doing in their role."

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