Etisalat Reviews

Updated 24 Jan 2021

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3.5
58%
Recommend to a Friend
73%
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Etisalat CEO Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar (no image)
Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar
179 Ratings
Pros
  • "Lots to learn at etisalat in UAE given your appetite to have uncomfortable conversations and overcome the challenging work environment(in 27 reviews)

  • "work life balance and good support from manager(in 25 reviews)

Cons
  • "Career growth due to 3rd party employment contract(in 24 reviews)

  • "Not helping environment , politics (locals / expats)(in 21 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
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  1. "Pros/Cons"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Manager 

    I worked at Etisalat full-time

    Pros

    Nice salary and nice benefits

    Cons

    KPIs / carrier path could be clearer.

  2. "Working at Etisalat UAE"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - Director of Customer Services in `Ajmān
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Etisalat full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay and Frontline Colleagues and team

    Cons

    too much politics at senior level and not sticking to values

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  3. "Great opportunity"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Etisalat part-time

    Pros

    fast paced environment that require continuous improvement

    Cons

    compensations need little improvement to be more competitive

  4. "DPI"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Egypt, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Etisalat part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good environment and good career path

    Cons

    Too many projects and working usually under stress

  5. "Work Environment at Etisalat"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - Corporate Sales Representative in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Etisalat full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    dynamic workplace to be at

    Cons

    career advancement is kind of impossible

  6. "Project engineer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assositae Engineer in Dubai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Etisalat part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good place to learn new technologies

    Cons

    no career development & under paid

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  7. "Average"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - IT Service Desk Agent in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

    I worked at Etisalat full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It was a good opportunity to learn

    Cons

    work life balance was zero

  8. "Good place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Engineer 

    I have been working at Etisalat full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance. Remuneration is good.

    Cons

    Stressful and some times there is no definite career path for expat.

  9. "Senior Manager Salary"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Dubai

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

    Pros

    Stable, good Salary, latest Technology

    Cons

    growing in Etisalat is very slow.

  10. "Company culture and value are poor"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Client Director in Dubai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Reasonable compensation compared to market

    Cons

    Work environment not exciting at all

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