J Sainsbury
3.3 of 5 143 reviews
www.j-sainsbury.co.uk London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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sounds great but then reality bites!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at J Sainsbury

ProsThe concept of the values is great and the board seem to display these.

Consmanagersdo not live the values or behaviours

Advice to Senior ManagementFor the board to have 1 2 1 s with middle to lower management to understand how life really is.
Not group discussions where colleaguesfear to speak.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good for part time work, not so good for full time

Checkout Operator (Current Employee)
Huddersfield, England (UK)

I have been working at J Sainsbury


Pros: To meet new people and interact with customers. If you like knowing what goes on behind the scenes of companies, then… Cons: The pay isn't very enticing, and management can be awkward… Advice to Senior Management: The store manager needs to interact with employees more and give them praise for doing jobs well. He also needs… More

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nice people, good pay!

Cafe Assistant (Current Employee)
London, England (UK)

I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year


Pros: There are opportunities to progress and develop your skills and position, pay… Cons: the communication between management and people on the shop floor really needs… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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