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Updated 27 Nov 2022

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Found 1,574 of over 2K reviews
3.5
63% Recommend to a Friend
82% Approve of CEO

Found 1,357 of over 2K reviews

3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
82%
Approve of CEO
Kerry Chief Executive Edmond Scanlon (no image)
Edmond Scanlon
307 Ratings
Pros
  • "I enjoy the people I work with it’s also a very safe work environment with flexible shifts for a healthy work life balance(in 32 reviews)

  • "great people and great benefits(in 53 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work-life balance is a challenge(in 99 reviews)

  • "Long hours and lots of turn over(in 57 reviews)

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    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      hjjh

      3 Aug 2022 - Sharepoint Developer in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good company with lots of opportunities to learn

      Cons

      Lack of bonuses and perks can be challenging

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      Kerry Response

      We appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback on your experience at Kerry. We welcome your ideas on bonuses and perks. If you are open to this, then please email us at colleague.feedback@kerry.com where we can discuss your experience and ideas in the strictest of confidence.

    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company for freshers

      23 Nov 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Kerry Group provides lot of opportunities to groom freshers. It's quite common to travel internationally to visit sites and gain real life experience. This is a great opportunity for any fresher to grow as a professional.

      Cons

      Middle tier professionals like analysts or solution managers tend to struggle to get a band movement as it is extremely rare. Lateral movement across functions is difficult.

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    4. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Commitment

      27 Nov 2022 - Finance Controller in Naas
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The people, some really amazing people work here

      Cons

      Work life balance is very poor at regular intervals. No end to busy times

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Rough ground for IT professionals

      11 Nov 2022 - Senior Software Engineer in Naas
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - I had a nice manager - apart from the cons overall everyone was friendly

      Cons

      Senior management along with VPs do not take IT seriously and resist to invest in infrastructure improvements resulting in extremely high maintenance environments with numerous obsolete systems

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      1 person found this review helpful
    6. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Wouldn’t recommend

      8 Nov 2022 - Customer Care Specialist in Naas
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice colleagues and nice office

      Cons

      No progression. Not paid enough for the workload

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      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      GOOD

      25 Oct 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Money is good people are nice

      Cons

      Hours are long outdated machinery

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Excellent work environment

      17 Oct 2022 - BDM Manager in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good salary, good career development

      Cons

      Too much paperwork and meetings

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    9. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Complexity

      24 Oct 2022 - Finance Controller in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Location not in Dublin. Accessible

      Cons

      Complex matricised structure causes layers of inefficiencies. Accountability but no control

      1 person found this review helpful
    10. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Company General

      22 Oct 2022 - Commercial 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      no promotion, no flowing up from RH

      Cons

      no benefits, no career opportunities

      1 person found this review helpful
    11. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Very political work environment

      22 Oct 2022 - R&D Technologist in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      A lot of great people working there

      Cons

      Management make very little effort to retain the great people

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    Kerry has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 1,711 reviews left anonymously by employees. 63% of employees would recommend working at Kerry to a friend and 57% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

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