Get the inside buzz from graduates at DHL

8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2017)
"A market leader in third party logistics."
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...

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"There is a good atmosphere within the teams and divisions, though few events outside..."

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

"Flexible working (in terms of laptops, mobile phones, flexible hours) is facilitated..."

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

"The graduate events are the best perks! These usually include events at nice venues,..."

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

"I think the company has good intentions but the implementation still needs impro..."

"It's very good but depends on the person really. Most people I meet are very helpful..."

"Everyone signs a diversity and respect at work policy. Any unwelcome comments are..."

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

"My team always pushes me by assigning me many tasks that stretch me and push me outside..."

"The company takes serious care towards your development. Through regular one-to-one..."

"I was not informed of the 'pay journey' policy before joining the company and bringing..."

"We have operations in almost every kind of industry you can imagine, from pharmaceuticals..."

"Fair, diverse and engaging."

"I wanted to work in logistics and DHL offer a very good graduate development pro..."

"Many options for training are offered. However, not so many are nationally accredited...."

"I would love a company car or a contribution towards a car. These can be expensive..."

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