Woolworths Group
3.8 of 5 9 reviews
www.woolworthsgroupplc.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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3.8 9 reviews

                             

75% Approve of the CEO

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Steve Johnson

(4 ratings)

80% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    A fantastic experience with a Company that should never have been taken under

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsIt had a place In the community and a just the best people working for it

    ConsThe banks and Deloitte got there hands on it and the rest is history.

    Advice to Senior ManagementDo it sooner

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    Working at Woolies

    Buyer (Current Employee)
    Cape Town (South Africa)

    ProsGreat all round experience with knowlegable support structure

    ConsWith so many staff and divisions, it sometimes feels like you are a small fish in a big pond.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep it up

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Easy to get a job

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Proswery nice team I´ve worked with, very understanding department manager

    Conslow salary is the only one contra I can name

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Excellent great place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    City of London, England (UK)

    Prossalary fun people time place culture workload money benifits pension discount is a great place and wonderful to work with

    ConsWhat let he organisation down was the management of old stock and the need to clear it through. They were to focussed on the margin of new stock that sold easily anyway.

    Advice to Senior ManagementControl stock costs and watch the bottom 20% sellers as much as the top 20%. The cash old stock ties up prevents buying highermargin better selling stock.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place to work part time if you're studying

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosflexibility, able to study while making some decent money

    Constoo much politics in the place.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Retail is a hard shift in any position.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    London, England (UK)

    ProsInitiative and creativity are supported by management.

    ConsNo budget for anything interesting.

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou are "too many chiefs".

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    Lacking in business acumen

    Restaurant Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat coworkers, and low level management

    Consvery few systems in place

    Advice to Senior Managementstop acting in an ad hoc nature. Proactively plan

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    okay place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Mulgrave (Australia)

    Prosfriendly people and laid back atmosphere

    Conswork ethics sometimes leave a lot to be desired

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    This job was not for me

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat atmosphere to work in and good discount

    ConsDidnt have the right tools to for success

    Advice to Senior ManagementTreat everyone fairly and with respect. Don't pick and choose the ones you like and not help those you don't like.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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