Greene King Reviews

Updated Sep 17, 2020

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3.0
48%
Recommend to a Friend
79%
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Nick Mackenzie
60 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good discount percentage on any Greene King Pub(in 49 reviews)

  • "Staff discount at all GK pubs and hotels(in 37 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours and often working over time(in 92 reviews)

  • "Managers can be bad depending on brand and pub you're working in(in 68 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Sales"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Greene King full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and flex time

    Cons

    None that I could find overall great company

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  2. "You get what you put in"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales in Houston, TX

    I worked at Greene King full-time

    Pros

    Hard work always pays off

    Cons

    Take advise from the younger gen


  3. Helpful (2)

    "Average Company, very little staff benefits"

    3.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Front of House Staff in Edinburgh, IN
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Greene King part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Getting hours was not a problem and staff were nice

    Cons

    Very little staff incentives and poor staff structure

  4. "barkeep"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Greene King

    Pros

    great company i do say

    Cons

    none i can think og

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  5. "Alright"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Floor Staff 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Greene King full-time

    Pros

    50% off in September was good

    Cons

    Long hours and often working over time

  6. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - FOH in Maidstone, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Greene King part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Kind, caring company Looks after staff well Great benefits including discounted food and drink

    Cons

    Bad management at specific venues Hard work for low wage

  7. "Decent"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Bartender in Cardiff, Wales

    I have been working at Greene King part-time

    Pros

    Meet new people, good furlough scheme for coronavirus, discount

    Cons

    minimum wage, can be long shifts

  8. "Okay company"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Greene King full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Was good to work here as a team member

    Cons

    Not enough training, all online and not learnt much processes it was all through you into the deep end

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  9. "Great job for students"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Front of House 

    I worked at Greene King part-time

    Pros

    Great job that fit around the hours you require

    Cons

    Was not a fan of working match days

  10. "Great progression and opportunities"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - General Manager in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Greene King full-time

    Pros

    I progressed from a kitchen member to a site general manager in 5 years

    Cons

    Once I hit my current level the support system seemed a lot smaller

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