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J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated Jan 18, 2020

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3.5
64%
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55%
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J Sainsbury CEO Mike Coupe
Mike Coupe
1,312 Ratings
  1. "Good opportunities and friendly place to work"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Buyer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good opportunities Flexible working if needed Approachable management Dedicated to developing individuals

    Cons

    Lots of layers to management Communication

    J Sainsbury2019-11-11
  2. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team, enjoyable role

    Cons

    Lack of social activities

    J Sainsbury2019-11-08
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  4. "great company"

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    Current Employee - Retail in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great work environment friendly coworkers online training

    Cons

    some managers will put you down for shifts without asking you if you can work the hours

    J Sainsbury2019-11-07
  5. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Customer Trading Manager in Maidstone, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Career progression Great pay Good pension scheme Nice amount of holiday

    Cons

    Long hours Never in one place

    J Sainsbury2019-11-06
  6. "Sainsburys"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service 

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Good pay and flexible shifts

    Cons

    There are no real cons

    J Sainsbury2019-11-04
  7. "Welcoming company"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A welcoming company which celebrates each individual

    Cons

    Management were not always efficient

    J Sainsbury2019-11-03
  8. "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, enjoyed working there

    Cons

    No issues working there.

    J Sainsbury2019-11-02
  9. "Enjoyed job"

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    Former Employee - Nightshift Crew Member in Southampton, England

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexable, great environment , shift managers fantastic

    Cons

    Shop floor politics, no oppertunity to move up

    J Sainsbury2019-10-31
  10. "Good"

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    Current Employee - General Assistant 

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly company, good structure and good management

    Cons

    Big company, can be pushed aside

    J Sainsbury2019-10-30
  11. "review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good pay and job time slots

    Cons

    bad manager but good co workers

    J Sainsbury2019-10-29
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