IKEA Reviews

Updated 14 Aug 2020

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3.8
76%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
IKEA President and CEO Jesper Brodin
Jesper Brodin
379 Ratings
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  • "Very shaky as far as upper management decisions go(in 75 reviews)

  • "I am a new employee and have no cons(in 50 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent retailer with opportunities for growth"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Co-Worker in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Supportive team, excellent training, uniforms provided, room for growth

    Cons

    Very busy at times, can be confusing when you first start, no sales incentives

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  2. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Adelaide

    I worked at IKEA part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work with nice people Pay is decent Great working environment

    Cons

    Managers can be quick to write employees up


  3. "Fun Work Environment"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Majura
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at IKEA part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun work environment, experienced leaders, good work/life balance

    Cons

    lack of initial formal training

  4. "Sales Assistant"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in Sydney

    I have been working at IKEA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly co-workers, nice environment, good values

    Cons

    Lack of training, sometimes lack of stuff during the shift

  5. "Hard to balance"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at IKEA part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment, cheap staff food provided, famous company

    Cons

    bad management for sales shopkeepers and managers, bully acions exsists among asian stuffs and managers. Hard to balance between life and work as roasters varies all the time.

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  6. "Good benefits"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Fulfilment 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at IKEA part-time

    Pros

    -Great benefits and facilities (lockers, cafeteria, etc.) -Social events are enjoyable

    Cons

    - People competing over hours on contracts

  7. "Good coworkers"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at IKEA part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Coworkers were great Cashline has a younger demographic of workers

    Cons

    Management miscommunicated a lot and gave us mixed messages

  8. "Good company, diverse group"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Consultant in Perth, Western Australia

    I have been working at IKEA part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good dynamics, fair pay and good work life balance

    Cons

    Hire only part time with in consistent hours.

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  9. "Enjoyed almost every moment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shopkeeper 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IKEA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great internal training and reviews with the opportunity to apply learnings.

    Cons

    Watch out for the "old timers" that know it all!!!

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  10. "Good employee benefits"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Local Marketing Specialist in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IKEA full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits Great teams Easy to work across other areas

    Cons

    Not enough diversity or inclusion within management

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