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Iceland Foods Reviews

Updated 15 Nov 2019

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3.2
51%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
Approve of CEO
Iceland Foods CEO Malcolm C. Walker
Malcolm C. Walker
370 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good flexability for all people one floor or in the field(in 58 reviews)

  • "10% staff discount and sometimes 20%(in 27 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work-life balance can be difficult depending on shift times given(in 38 reviews)

  • "Long hours high work load small wage budget(in 23 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. Helpful (2)

    "Wasn't the most organised company, took a long time for them to review old practises and working methods."

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    Former Employee - Duty Manager in North Bridge
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The head office restaurant, top chef and choice.

    Cons

    Very insular, lack of training for management,

    Advice to Management

    Support the team more, they have ideas that can help drive efficiencies and performance.

    Iceland Foods2014-07-01
  2. "Good Fun"

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    Former Employee - General 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people good customers Managers helped out and got stuck in

    Cons

    it was cold by all the freezes

    Advice to Management

    None

    Iceland Foods2019-11-07
  3. "Good employer"

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    Current Employee - Supply Chain Planner in Chester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good employer with loads of perks

    Cons

    No flexible working High pressure Archaic procedures

    Iceland Foods2019-11-06
  4. "It's okay"

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    Former Employee - Team Member 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lovely people and good benefits

    Cons

    Not enough hours given per week

    Iceland Foods2019-11-15
  5. "Great part time job whilst I was a student"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working hours made it a great job while I was at uni

    Cons

    Sometimes the shift rota was poorly organised Store manager changed multiple times

    Iceland Foods2019-10-26
  6. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Supply Planner 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    Friendly, supportive colleagues. Great exposure to the business.

    Cons

    At times, very busy with high expectations to succeed.

    Iceland Foods2019-10-23
  7. "Really good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours, generous pay and easy to talk to managers!

    Cons

    There was not any cons

    Iceland Foods2019-10-21
  8. "."

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    Current Employee - Duty Manager 

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time

    Pros

    Good staff discount, 10% off

    Cons

    Unsociable working hours, long days

    Iceland Foods2019-10-21
  9. "Worked here for virtually 2 years"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Quick training provided and generally balanced work load amongst work staff.

    Cons

    Not much on offer in terms of further training for progression usually shown to manager favourites.

    Iceland Foods2019-10-31
  10. "Fine for first job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The team were friendly and occasionally fun

    Cons

    Salary is awful, hours are impossible.

    Iceland Foods2019-10-28
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