Serious Character Wanted


9.1 / 10

(based on 15 ratings in 2014)


"The company is very flexible and my hours vary a lot. It is a hands-on job, but it is great fun and I enjoy it a lot as you get great opportunities from it."
Graduate, Dublin and Helsinki
"Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard is very flexible, as long as they know I work five days a week, then it is up to me what hours I work."
Marketing, Graduate, Lille, France
"The company are very flexible with working hours, but you need to be flexible as an employee too. Events and brand opportunities can arise at any time, on any day, and you need to be ready to pounce on them."
Marketing, Graduate, Austin, Texas
"The company is very flexible. In order to achieve my weekly objectives most of my time is spent in bars and talking to consumers. My employer fully trusts me to organise my own day in order to do my best for the brand."
Marketing, Graduate, Madrid, Spain
"I rarely spend my hours in the office, apart from scheduled meetings which don't occur too often. I'm always out in the market doing stuff and taking advantages of new opportunities which is really exciting."
Marketing, Graduate, Nantes, France
"My working hours are flexible as long as I deliver on the deadlines and execute at a high standard."
Graduate, Johannesburg, South Africa
"30% of the time I am in the office, whilst 70% of the time I am working in the field. You need to have great time-management skills and this certainly teaches us how to do that."
Graduate, Bucharest, Romania
"I usually spend more time outside the office than in the office. I also spend time visiting existing accounts and making them feel like their cooperation is very much appreciated."
Graduate, Shanghai, China
"I find that I am more out of the office than I am in the office and all Ambassadors would agree with me. Your job is to be the eyes and ears of the company, therefore you need to be out and about and meeting people, and I could not be happier with this setup."
Marketing, Graduate, Nicosia, Cyprus
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