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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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Horrible place. Treat employees like garbage. Even the VP of HR got Fired!!!
Senior Web Developper (Former Employee) –  Montreal, Quebec17 December 2014
The company is around 8 years old but very few people have more than 2 years there for everybody leaves or gets fired by the owners.

I was in the Dev team but quit after 8 months despite I did not have another job. IT is that bad. I had 3 different boss in that period. The managers quit or get fired for the company does not knows what it wants

When I joined, they had just fired almost everybody in the Front End team for the manager had left and suddenly nobody was good.

The owners do not realize that they are the source of the problem and not ALL employees are bad.

I heard even the VP of HR got fired recently and now they are looking for a new one.
Pros
Free Breakfast, Alcohol served at work
Cons
Lousy pay, minimal vacation. No job security, Owners have big egos
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Environnement en évolution plus ou moins facile
Commis d'entrepôt (Former Employee) –  Québec, QC18 April 2014
personnes sociables. Pas d'opportunité de carrière. Management pas très flexible. Collaborateurs un tout petit peu engagés avec un esprit d'équipe. Travail trop demandant au poste ,communication flexible avec le superviseur.
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Great team, great work environment
Senior Web Developer (Current Employee) –  Montreal-nord, QC6 October 2013
SSENSE is a great company. The team and work environment is awesome! They only recruited the best people. I meant it. Management really care about employees.
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