TARGETjobs black logo
City scape

Get the inside buzz from graduates at Gist

8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2018)
"Supportive of progress with fantastic opportunities."
Culture
8.2 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.8 / 10
 
Hours
7.8 / 10
 
Salary
7.3 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.0 / 10
 
 
Training
7.5 / 10
 

Pros

  • There are many opportunities for progression and personal development.
  • Graduates are given a high level of responsibility early on.
  • A lot of training is offered through several channels and on various subjects.
  • Managers are seen as being approachable and helpful.

Cons

  • While the salary is seen as good, some feel it could be improved.
  • The hours can be long, depending on your role.
  • There are some who would like earlier notice regarding site moves.
  • Graduates work in shifts, which may not suit everyone.

What insiders say about...

"Focus on your people and management skills."

"There are a lot of small teams within departments and they all have a largely flat..."

"The dress code is smart casual (trousers and shirt). Offices could be improved with..."

"The employer at my current site is pretty flexible with hours. However, previous..."

"I believe that I am fairly compensated for the work that I do."

"We get discounts and vouchers for some high-street retailers."

"They all focused around the company's critical performance requirements."

"There are a number of initiatives in place to reduce emissions from vehicles and..."

"My day-to-day managers are great and invest heavily in me. You're also allocated..."

"Gist employs people from a lot of different backgrounds and cultures. No sponsorship..."

"Your opportunities for advancement within Gist are limited only by how fast you can..."

"I have had the opportunity to take on as much responsibility as I can handle, leading..."

"It's people-focused with opportunities for development and responsibility being given..."

"Hours can be unsociable and you have to work shifts, which may include weekends and..."

"GIST is at the core of loGISTics."

"People-focused."

"I had a discussion with one of the HR advisors on a uni employment day. They told..."

"I've had the appropriate safety training as well as multiple courses around growing..."

"Be more transparent about the direction and future of the company."

Remember to mention TARGETjobs when contacting employers!

Top