Based on 112 responses, the job of Commercial Manager has received a job satisfaction rating of 4 out of 5. On average, Commercial Managers are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Commercial Manager?
Commercial Manager in Cornwall:
Pros: Close to home
Cons: Small community
Hard but rewarding.
Commercial Manager in Dubai:
Good job, ability to progress however limited coaching.
Commercial Manager in Peterborough:
Pros: Flexibility, ability to move up
Cons: Lack of coaching, processes
Companies tend to pay well.
Commercial Manager in Dublin:
Pros: The payment is normally good and there’s plenty opportunity in a lot of companies
Cons: Expensive cost of life
Small town agency with values.
Commercial Manager in Texarkana:
Pros: NOT high pressure
Cons: We need stronger economy
Working at Ipsos is "OK"
Commercial Manager in Johannesburg:
Pros: Challenging. Most people I work with (colleagues) are great and very supportive. New and exciting work frontier.
Cons: Senior Management and Group Management are very top-down, authoritative and sometimes not helpful but critical, demanding results at, seemingly, all costs. The culture isn't great, and there is quite a lot of hypocrisy and double standards. Lots of talking, little action. People are not looked after. It is very much a top line and profit at all costs approach. Management often know less than subordinates, but demand more. Some senior appointments are made politically and not based on merit.
Making sure the deadlines are met.
Commercial Manager in Scarborough:
Pros: finding the new opportunities,responsibility, work environment, pay,work culture & ethics etc.
Cons: Workload, timing, deadlines.