Get the inside buzz from graduates at DHL

8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2017)
"Global, strategic, opportunistic and long standing."
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...

"Use the assessment centre as a chance to make an impression. I went along to an assessment..."

"The hierarchy among my team is minimal so there is a fantastic team culture and strong..."

"I work centrally, so I am office based in a relatively nice and new facility. However,..."

"Very flexible but they do depend on the operation or function that you're based ..."

"Compared to other schemes the remuneration is about average. However, I believe the..."

"The pension matching scheme is the best offer. We also get numerous discounts with..."

"Interview questions required examples of times I had exhibited the behaviours/competencies..."

"The company has pledged to become carbon zero by 2050, which will be a huge feat..."

"While it obviously depends on the individual, managers are by and large very open..."

"The company is very good in this regard. Annual diversity day celebrations are held..."

"Seeing former grads just a few years older than me in management positions is very..."

"I am the finance manager of the eCommerce operation on the TJX Europe (TK Maxx) Contract...."

"The great scope for career progression and wide range of sectors means we don't even..."

"You have a limited input into the placements that you go on during the graduate ..."

"DHL reaches even the most remote locations. This does mean that sometimes even a..."

"Fantastic for those seeking career development and excellent benefits."

"Job variation, career progression and the opportunity to make a difference to a ..."

"The training for graduates has been spread across the two years, which I think is..."

"Improve networking between graduates throughout the scheme."

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