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Studio Coordinator Intern (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC15 January 2018
Great place to work. Learned a lot about the work that goes on behind the scenes. Always something new going everyday and the workplace dynamic is amazing!
Pros
always something to do
Cons
none
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Love it! I
Customer Experience Representative (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC12 January 2018
Great company! Awesome work environment and ability to grow. Super artsy and cultured. Open work environment which is great. Apply today guys! You won't regret it. No they did not pay me to write this.
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productive and fun work place,people are helpful but mangers are worst
warehouse clerk (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC4 January 2018
because of mangers i left my job apart from that everything is fine. HR is verygood with employees and work place is very good, team members are very helpfoll to eachother.
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Work place is good but the managers are not effictive
Warehouse Worker (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC27 December 2017
Very poor managed company. Managers are mad, arrogant and even they are not eligible as a managers. have no idea what to do or who to assign. Pay is very low and they make you work overtime..the day u recruit they wont tell u about overtime but after u recruit they force u todo overtime they never look at ur concern, u have to listen what tthey tell u, the managers are rude and how they become managers i dont know, Managers talk bad about their employees and are not there to be your friend but to tell you what to do.
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Poor workplace
Associate (Former Employee) –  Montréal-Est, QC16 October 2017
Wouldn't recommend, abusive supervisor and co-ordinator. Decent and well designed work place.Overall, it would be a good summer job. Working in winter would become difficult due to distance.
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Great workplace
Fraud prevention specialist (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC14 September 2017
SSENSE is a great company. offices are open-space. people are very nice. family owned. management is super nice. lots of benefits. a great place to work.
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Enivronnement productif, comfortable, travail d'équipe
service à la clientèle (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC10 September 2017
Nous étions une équipe uni. L'environnement était plaisante et les gens étaient agréables.
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Pire société pour y travailler
Customer Service Representative (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC8 September 2017
Racisme, discrimination, manque de respect envers les compétences par les managers. Ils embauchent les meilleures talents pour tirer profit de leurs idées et projets durant les trois mois d'approbation et après les mettre à la Porte pour copier leurs idées et les associés à eux. Dès qu'une occasion s'offre personne ne compte rester dans ce département.
Pros
Aucun
Cons
Manager, environnement de travail
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Horrible management and lousy pay
Fraud Analyst (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC7 June 2017
Worst job experience ive ever had. Managers are discriminatory and racist. Avoid this company at all costs. Ive never seen a more immature management team in my life and I work for a bank now.
They need to fire the managers for being inadequate for the job and treating their employees like pure garbage. Never felt so disrespected at a job then at SSENSE. Better off somewhere else.
Pros
free coffee
Cons
The management, The Pay, The discrimination, The Racism
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Management team is discriminatory and should be fired.
Software Developer (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC24 May 2017
The company, at first, seems legitimate. They also offer benefits and seem like a good place to work.

That said, the management is terrible, and workers are not acknowledged for their work or respected. Inter- and intra-department politics prevents any upward mobility, and management is known for its lack of transparency and unfairness, as well as arbitrary firing practices based on preference or discriminatory policies. They also prefer hiring pretty women and I can only imagine what these pathetic "managers" are thinking about.

While some of the coworkers are great - as is the case in any job - many are opposed to change, new ideas, and are resistant to those who excel at their work. Most calls are about lost packages and SSENSE isnt responsible so you will be handling yelling customers and youll have management behind you laughing.

If you desire to build a career, or work in a respectful and honest environment, do not work at SSENSE.

Avoid at all costs lousy pay.
Pros
Nothing
Cons
Poor Management team, Uneducated management and DISCRIMINATORY
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Fake company and managers
Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC23 May 2017
Very poor managed company. Managers have no idea what to do or who to assign. Pay is very low and they make you work overtime.. Managers talk bad about their employees and are not there to be your friend but to tell you what to do. Very fake company and a lot of customers complaints. The company always loses packages and you gotta deal with angry customers and managers who barely care about service. Very discriminatory company and they prefer hiring hot"females" because thats how bad the managers are thirsty.
Pros
free coffee
Cons
low pay, no benefits, no futur, discriminatory managers
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Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC15 May 2017
Very poor managed company. Managers have no idea what to do or who to assign. Pay is very low and they make you work overtime.. Managers talk bad about their employees and are not there to be your friend but to tell you what to do. Very fake company and a lot of customers complaints. A basic day is youll take 70 calls per day and its a 4 hour shift no breaks included just 1 lunch hour.
Pros
free coffee
Cons
Managers are very fake/ talk behind your back
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Good place to work.
Studio Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC17 February 2017
Ssense was a very good place to grow as a professional. I learned a lot of attributes that made me a better employee. Everyone was very friendly, and helpful.
Pros
Learned a lot of new skills.
Cons
Very over looked.
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Entreprise disfonctionnelle et mal-gerée.
Customer Service (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC27 January 2017
Les employés sont bien traités au début, mais bien vite se font prendre pour aquis et l'interet pour le profit excède grandement l'interet du développement et de la satisfaction de l'employé au sein de l'entreprise. Dans toutes les départements de l'entreprise il y a beaucoup de roulement, parce que les employés finissent par se faire user et jeté.

Le salaire est normal et les bénéfices sont bons, mais ce n'est que la seule chose de positif de cette entreprise.
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Learned a Lot
Customer Experience Representative (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC19 January 2017
SSENSE was a great place to work at, with good people and very flexible with work schedule. This was a contract position.

The teams I worked on worked well together, even though we had varying schedules.There was support and respect for what each person contributed to the team.
Pros
Very Flexible Hours
Cons
Job security
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great environment
assistant buyer Internship (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC4 November 2016
clean, spacious, and trendy atmosphere
creative and hard working teams of people
location is a bit far but worth the travel
Pros
couches, game space, free food from time to time
Cons
location is far
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A great place to work
Assistant Manager, Customer Care (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC31 October 2016
Nice people, clean modern environment, friendly management who are easy to work with. Very progressive company. I would recommend it to anyone.
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Terrible Workplace with bad management
Front Facing Position (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC5 September 2016
The company, at first, seems legitimate. They also offer benefits and seem like a good place to work.

That said, the management is terrible, and workers are not acknowledged for their work or respected. Inter- and intra-department politics prevents any upward mobility, and management is known for its lack of transparency and unfairness, as well as arbitrary firing practices based on preference or discriminatory policies.

While some of the coworkers are great - as is the case in any job - many are opposed to change, new ideas, and are resistant to those who excel at their work.

If you desire to build a career, or work in a respectful and honest environment, do not work at SSENSE.
Pros
Benefits
Cons
Management, Environment, Discrimination
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Table tennis, fun workplace ,good co-workers.
Warehouse Worker (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC23 July 2016
My first day was great.I learned a lot while working there,enhance my computer skills,enjoy a lot while taking up and finding the items. Co-workers were very helpful.Hardest part is to collect the items when i had 150 or more than that single items(single orders). Management was also good.
Pros
free breakfast, lunch, snacks
Cons
less orders sometime
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Un bon environnement de travail
Commis d'entrepôt (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC17 December 2014
Durant mon travail à ssense j'ai acquis des nouvelles expérience et ce, à cause de la solitude d'équipe
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