EDF Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 16 Nov 2020

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EDF Président Directeur Général Jean-Bernard Lévy
Jean-Bernard Lévy
438 Ratings
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  • "No real evidence of company decision making(in 15 reviews)

  • "unnecessary reporting random requests from senior management which take up too much of my day job(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Great RE Company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Portfolio Manager in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great pay, benefits, work/life balance, flexibility to work from home.

    Cons

    None noted at this time.

  2. "Amazing Company to Work For!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at EDF full-time

    Pros

    Good Salary and benefits, executives are available to talk to anyone, work/life balance

    Cons

    Not always a lot of initial training - you have to seek your own


  3. "PROS AND CONS"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EDF full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The benefits are great, work life balance is great and the benefits are also good.

    Cons

    The pressure when your workload is high is stressful

    EDF Response

    October 1, 2020Sourcing Channels Specialist

    We're glad that your work/life balance and benefits are working for you and if you'd like to talk about your workload, please email us here: EDFEmployeeExperience@edfenergy.com to find out about the support available:

  4. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Nuclear Engineer in Sizewell, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance, pension, wage.

    Cons

    Stuck in their ways somewhat when it comes to continuous improvement

  5. "Good company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Office Manager in Jakarta
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance, good hours, good team

    Cons

    Disconnect between senior management, HR and staff,Politics at senior level make decision making slow and arduous

  6. Helpful (1)

    "EDF - Excellent Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Analyst in Gloucester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work Life balance, Employee engagement, Benefits

    Cons

    Politics at senior level make decision making slow and arduous

  7. "Company cares about its staff. Great people, but unfortunately hindered by old school management style"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hove, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at EDF full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, benefits, generous salary, great people at the working layer.

    Cons

    Too many chiefs, the heirachy and politics makes it very difficult to get things done.

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  8. "I have worked at EDF for over 10 years"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Exeter, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work-life balance and everyone is willing to help

    Cons

    Slow to react and adapt to modern ways of working

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good work life balance."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Structural Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Good training programme

    Cons

    Old fashioned company, lack of diversity.

  10. "Vertically integrated low carbon utility"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Development Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at EDF full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance Good benefits package Waking up to how the market is changing which is creating some interesting new work

    Cons

    Due to the size of the organisation they can be slow moving with excessive governance. Lack of dynamism and agility

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