Get the inside buzz from graduates at DHL

7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 16 ratings in 2016)
"Efficient. Well structured. Demanding yet rewarding."
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
 

What insiders say about...

"Be sure of your strengths in different areas and be aware of the current affairs..."

"In the department I am now in the culture is excellent, with certain individuals..."

"Generally our facilities are very good although some sites are a little 'tired'...."

"I'm currently working in a flexible shift pattern of 8.00 am – 4.00 pm, 9.00 am..."

"While the pay I receive is reasonable I feel I could be earning more elsewhere and..."

"I can send parcels or items via the DHL Express area of the business at a discount...."

"I was asked: Where do you see yourself in five years/What is your five year plan?..."

"As a provider of goods transport services, the company is very keen to reduce fuel..."

"There is a very good management team who make encouraging mentors if you show you..."

"The business is quite heavily male-dominated (particularly in operations), but otherwise..."

"Promotion is based primarily on merit and if you do a good job this will be recognised...."

"The tasks are highly varied, so I don't get bored with my job and I have learned..."

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

"The supply chain in DHL is so varied that it can be difficult to decide which part..."

"DHL operates in over 220 countries and territories across the globe."

"A huge company with great people who support you to drive your own success."

"I was encouraged to apply by the fact that DHL is a global market leader and has..."

"I think this needs to be driven by the individual. I have always received what I..."

"Better pay for the London-based grads would be appreciated."

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