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Shifts were long, and work was repetitive.

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Former Employee - Stock Audit Controller in Gillingham, England (UK)
Former Employee - Stock Audit Controller in Gillingham, England (UK)

I worked at OCS Group full-time (less than an year)

Pros

Minimum entry for work, no formal qualifications are needed to apply as a stock audit controller. This allows people from all different walks of life to apply without having to have certain requirements.

Cons

The positions were advertised as being 16 odd hours part time. What they didn't mention is that was for a single shift. The average shift length is around 12 - 18 hours. Work can be unpredictable as well, you may not be given regular shifts.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More honest job advertisment is needed, with regular work for employees, instead of them not being given shifts after the first 5 trials shifts.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

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    Disappointing

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    Former Employee - Sales Coordinator in Bristol, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Sales Coordinator in Bristol, England (UK)

    I worked at OCS Group full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large national company with offices all over UK

    Cons

    Over populated with management - under populated with administration
    hell-bent on 'centralisation' at present - give it 5 years and they may well go back the other way if there is anything left then

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management need to consider the consequences of centralisation - customers will leave if they have no-one to make personal contact with on a more local basis

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Enjoyed Working... was a learning environment!

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    Current Employee - Senior Administrator
    Current Employee - Senior Administrator

    I have been working at OCS Group

    Pros

    Growing Company so there are opportunities to grow
    Work Life Balance was great
    Knowledge Sharing was good
    Salaries were comparable

    Cons

    Too big a company on the whole, but far too many sub- divisions
    Constant Restructuring
    Inter- company transactions were poor

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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