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Facebook Reviews

Updated 28 Mar 2020

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4.1
81%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Zuckerberg
142 Ratings
Pros
  • "Obvious perks of shuttles and free food(in 351 reviews)

  • "Surrounded by really smart people(in 282 reviews)

Cons
  • "You have to take the step to maintain work life balance - people will support your decision either ways(in 373 reviews)

  • "No cons that I can think of at this time(in 80 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great place to work."

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Enterprise Support Tech in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work with amazing people, on amazing projects. Free food, snacks, coffee. Good opportunities for career development.

    Cons

    Can't think of any.

    Facebook2020-03-09
  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great company, great benefits, moves fast."

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Managing Partner in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, transparency from leadership (to a certain extent), autonomy is given.

    Cons

    Pay is not as high as competitors.

    Facebook2020-02-25
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great company to work for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Perks Brand Flexibility to work Super smart people Does not feel corporate despite its size Non people-management career growth options

    Cons

    Career development Middle management layer lacks strategic competency

    Facebook2020-02-23
  4. "Great company to work at"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - People - Flexibility - Work life balance - Projects - Trainings

    Cons

    - Recognition - Difficult to rise up the ladder starting as an account manager

    Facebook2020-02-19
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Quagmire"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good salary, good benefits, exposure to interesting work

    Cons

    if you're not in the US career progression is very hard. very much a culture of 'loudest voice gets heard'. more and more bogged down in bureaucracy. passive aggression the norm.

    Facebook2020-02-23
  6. "Review of market specialist role at FB"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    benefits provided during working hours salary

    Cons

    Working environment management which doesn't understand roles they manage

    Facebook2020-02-22
  7. "Average Company"

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    Current Employee - Learning and Development Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits are great. Working from home. Flexibility. Friendly environment. Travel. Multiculturalism. Free Food.

    Cons

    Process confusion Lack of transparency Travel No Career development No skills development

    Facebook2020-02-17
  8. "Opportunity to work with small or large brands across EMEA, to help them grow their business."

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Account Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Facebook full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Diverse workforce, autonomy to do your work as you see fit, great opportunities to work with international brands

    Cons

    Highly competitive, no clear job progression

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    Facebook2020-02-05
  9. Helpful (3)

    "75% Bad management, 20% spoofers, 5% fun"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Former Employee - Specialist in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Facebook full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Healthcare, office location Other benefits Food and snacks

    Cons

    incompetent management dangerous sycophant colleagues too many out of office activites, forced meals etc.

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    Facebook2020-01-29
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Easily the best company I've ever worked for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Former Employee - L&D Leader in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Facebook full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Authenticity - you don't need to wear a work mask, Freedom to do the most impactful work, amazing colleagues, great benefits and perks

    Cons

    There's always too much to do and therefore you need to manage yourself. Change is like breathing so if you are not comfortable with this then it's not for you

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    Facebook2019-12-05
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