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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"A growing, change-embracing company with an enthusiastic and committed workforce."
Pros: 
  • SQS strongly encourages graduates to take lots of training courses
  • Graduates are on a structured career path with lots of support
  • Great exposure to a wide range of companies and industries
  • When working in the main office, the atmosphere is friendly and supportive
Cons: 
  • You don't get to know the location of your next project in advance
  • Not many chances to get to know colleagues who work on other client sites
  • New graduates could probably use a little more direction
  • Could be more opportunities to take on extra responsibility
Culture
8.3 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.0 / 10
 
Hours
7.9 / 10
 
Salary
7.0 / 10
 
 
 
Diversity
8.8 / 10
 
 
CSR
7.0 / 10
 
Training
8.5 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Before the interview think about why you applied for role, what makes you a good..."

"Strong emphasis on learning, teamwork, cooperation. SQS has good structures in place..."

"In Belfast the company is based in the Titanic Quarter. Nearby facilities include..."

"We are client based so office hours have to be kept. There is always a little lee-way..."

"Salaries are very competitive and are in line with what I would expect for the level..."

"We get expenses when working away from home or on training and there are also multiple..."

"There was an all day assessment that involved a verbal, numerical, spatial and technical..."

"Interview questions include: what are your strengths and weaknesses? Have you had..."

"Consultants are encouraged to follow the green initiatives that are at their client..."

"Each consultant has a site lead and a career manager. In my experience, both are..."

"I work with a wide range of people from the company who are from different ethnic..."

"Employees can apply for promotion once a year, with management basing their decision..."

"SQS has begun to give back to the community through a school programme where consultants..."

"My day-to-day tasks vary but largely I am in charge of my own tasks and ensuring..."

"Getting to work with many different companies and many different business sector..."

"As a consultant, don't get to see some colleagues as often as you would like."

"SQS was started in 1982 in Cologne - Germany."

"Innovative, forward-thinking and ambitious."

"SQS was highly recommended by several people already working within the company...."

"The training programmes are excellent and offer a wide range in technical, certified..."

"I am not sure. SQS advertise their positions on the net. They are open for anyone..."

"The company should give graduates the chance to take responsibility and control in..."

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