DHL

Get the inside buzz from graduates at DHL

8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2017)
"Fast-paced and motivational."
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 application process is typically an online form followed by phone interview and..."

"The company does not have a consistent culture due to its involvement across many..."

"The office depends on the location. Some offices look very nice, are well organised..."

"There is a culture of give and take in my office. They have been excellent about..."

"It is fair, although I believe other companies in the industry pay more."

"The pension scheme is very good here and all expenses are covered if you are visiting..."

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

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

"A high number of senior managers put in a lot of effort with their graduates, but..."

"It's very diverse on the ground level. Less so as you move up currently."

"So far it seems that this is very easy to do. If you're right for the role, you will..."

"My responsibilities vary from attending standard daily meetings to senior-level ..."

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

"My salary has not increased in the last 12 months and has not taken living in London..."

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

"A huge company with plenty of opportunity."

"I wanted to have a dynamic career that enabled me to travel to world. DHL is the..."

"Currently I have improved my people management, project management and presentation..."

"Give graduates more input into second placement locations."

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