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Acosta Reviews

Updated September 24, 2017
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  • Heavy workload no raises or bonuses (in 175 reviews)

  • low pay but they don't ask for much (in 62 reviews)

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  1. "Unstable"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Acosta part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    You work on your own, the workload is manageable, flexible schedule.

    Cons

    As of late more changes requesting accountability, with no changes in compensation or incentives to employees. Flexibility is not what it used to be .


  2. "Acosta job"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Representative in Siloam Springs, AR
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Representative in Siloam Springs, AR

    I have been working at Acosta part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    It is a part time job

    Cons

    Driving constantly all over the state

  3. "Better than average employer"

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    Current Employee - Outside Sales Representative
    Current Employee - Outside Sales Representative
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Acosta full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits are decent. Travel and mileage expenses covered.

    Cons

    Supervisor is remote. Depending on position, long commutes and early hours.

    Advice to Management

    Communication!


  4. "Good part time job"

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    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Baton Rouge, LA
    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Baton Rouge, LA

    I worked at Acosta part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I loved that I basically worked by myself and you can pretty much go to work early.

    Cons

    Dealing with some of the store workers can be difficult.

    Advice to Management

    Don't be so inclined to believe the store workers over your own employees.


  5. "Customer Service Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Acosta full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Awesome people to work with

    Cons

    My drive, I really can't think of any

    Advice to Management

    n/a


  6. "good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Acosta full-time

    Pros

    IT was okay not bad.

    Cons

    I dont really know. its alright


  7. "Jobs leaving the US"

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    Former Employee - Claims Invoice Assistant in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Claims Invoice Assistant in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Acosta full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Jobs were nice and they were good in many ways to the employees.

    Cons

    Prepared work manuals so we could send out jobs overseas

    Advice to Management

    Better pay

  8. "Inconsistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Easy work, good wage and good benefits package for full time employees. Employees communicate with each other, which helps figure out problems

    Cons

    Inconsistent requirements, changes occured during and after reports were completed. Job assignments and work hours were inconsistent and changed without warning, frequently requiring 6-7 days and 4 stores to get 15 hours

    Advice to Management

    Know what you want before writing questions.


  9. "Acosta employee review of position"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Acosta part-time

    Pros

    Benefits and perks like samples of products, flexible self scheduling, good amount of hours

    Cons

    Dealing with poor management at retail stores, occasionally lower hours due to economic lulls


  10. "Merchandiser"

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    Current Employee - Mer in Burlington, NC
    Current Employee - Mer in Burlington, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Acosta part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Lots of variety on a travel team.

    Cons

    Need full-time hours for more people and better distribution of work force to cover sets.

    Advice to Management

    Add more thought to the way assignments are handled from office to the field. That way, you will have happier employees and better retention, along with better results for your clients.


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