Gist

Get the inside buzz from graduates at Gist

8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 4 ratings in 2017)
"A growing medium-sized company keeping people at its core."
Culture
7.5 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
5.8 / 10
 
Hours
7.3 / 10
 
Salary
7.5 / 10
 
 
Diversity
6.8 / 10
 
 
Training
8.3 / 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.

Cons

  • While the salary is seen as good, some feel it could be improved.
  • Hours can be long, depending on your role.
  • There are some who would like earlier notice regarding site moves.

What insiders say about...

"The interview process was pretty straightforward. There's a telephone interview,..."

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

"It's not a glamorous location to work in because of the nature of the business being..."

"This comes down to your manager and location. My hours have been the standard 9.00..."

"The rate of pay when you are first starting is good and you get a salary increase..."

"There are good bonuses and expenses are paid for."

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

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

"Managers are very accessible and some make good mentors."

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

"It's easy to move up through the organisation if you are willing to be flexible in..."

"My day-to-day role consists of making transport plans, talking to drivers, managing..."

"There are challenges and you're given responsibility from the word go."

"The benefits are pretty minimal. The pension scheme is capped at 1% whether you've..."

"The name Gist comes from it being the core of loGISTics."

"Exciting, challenging and full of opportunities."

"It was one of the few companies offering a graduate scheme in the career path that..."

"I've been on lots of training courses and done my certificate of professional competence..."

"Increase the diversity and improve on benefits."

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