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Smurfit Kappa Reviews

Updated Dec 2, 2019

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3.4
66%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Smurfit Kappa CEO Tony Smurfit
Tony Smurfit
74 Ratings
Pros
  • "For normal workers, competitive wages and good benefits(in 5 reviews)

  • "Good company to work for, good pay and conditions(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Falta de oportunidad de crecimiento, falta de capacitaci(in 5 reviews)

  • "n de personal y falta de procedimientos como tambien la falta de(in 5 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Desktop Administrator"

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    Current Employee - Desktop Administrator in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with, Great salary

    Cons

    none at this moment in time

    Smurfit Kappa2019-08-16
  2. "Office Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Office Assistant 
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Down to earth senior management, friendly staff, inclusive environment, state of the art offices

    Cons

    Not enough work, no salary increment

    Smurfit Kappa2019-10-02
  3. "Lead hand machine operator"

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    Current Employee - Lead Hand in Cork
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Smurfit Kappa full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Working all day shift pattern.

    Cons

    No opportunity left for me to climb the ladder on the floor.

    Smurfit Kappa2019-06-04
  4. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Sales Administrator in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    People are nice to work with

    Cons

    No progression for future endeavors

    Smurfit Kappa2019-05-18
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Nice company overall"

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    Global Talent and Leadership Development in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Smurfit Kappa

    Pros

    Family environment is nice .

    Cons

    Closed minded and dress codes are too strict.

    Advice to Management

    Be open and less selfish

    Smurfit Kappa2018-07-19
  6. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Smurfit Kappa full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent company to work for

    Cons

    None, I really enjoyed working with them

    Smurfit Kappa2018-06-01
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Operations manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Arklow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Smurfit Kappa full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good company to work for, good pay and conditions.

    Cons

    Don't listen enough to employees

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your people they are your best assets

    Smurfit Kappa2016-12-05
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Decent company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin

    I have been working at Smurfit Kappa full-time

    Pros

    Good support from management Interesting variety of work

    Cons

    Not much focus on learning and development Salary not very competitive

    Smurfit Kappa2016-10-31
  9. Helpful (2)

    "Smurfit Kappa"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Smurfit Kappa full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Its a Irish strong company

    Cons

    Work life balance - none! stress

    Advice to Management

    start taking care of staff, instead of the share price!!

    Smurfit Kappa2015-11-27
  10. "Wonderful employer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large scope for projects, friendly work atmosphere, delicious lunches. They are attentive to your personal and professional development.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Smurfit Kappa2013-01-17
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