Compass Group

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Compass Group Reviews

Updated 23 January 2015
Updated 23 January 2015
124 Reviews
3.1
124 Reviews
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Compass Group CEO Richard Cousins
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Large company with good benefits (in 5 reviews)

  • Great people that are passionate (in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • Also, low pay because of being in food service industry (in 5 reviews)

  • Not enough full-time jobs in NYC or Long Island (in 3 reviews)

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  1.  

    eight years

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Head Human Resources in Chennai
    Current Employee - Head Human Resources in Chennai

    I have been working at Compass Group full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    MNC , best practices and systems.

    Cons

    pay reviews , attrition, people development

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    people engagement and recognition..etc.,

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Got more efficiency to do work in compass group.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Accounts Executive in Ludhiana
    Current Employee - Accounts Executive in Ludhiana

    I have been working at Compass Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Working with a multinational company because its complainces

    Cons

    it may be loosing some current business..

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Work with all sorts of different people

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Food and Beverage Attendant in Sydney (Australia)
    Current Employee - Food and Beverage Attendant in Sydney (Australia)

    I have been working at Compass Group

    Pros

    Flexible hours as a casual employee

    Cons

    Newly hired staff can be a bit inept

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Recycling initiatives at all sites!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Catering Staff

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Compass Group

    Pros

    Flexible Hours, Clear objectives, open hours,

    Cons

    Poor management, Poor organization, inexperienced staff

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better structure for catering events.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Operations Manager

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in New Rochelle, NY (US)
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in New Rochelle, NY (US)

    I worked at Compass Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity for movement

    Cons

    Does not allow movement within facility

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give more direction

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Straightforward

    Former Employee - Retail Cashier in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)
    Former Employee - Retail Cashier in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)

    I worked at Compass Group part-time

    Pros

    Easy work, greater than minimum wage pay. Friendly atmosphere to be a part of. Can say yes or no to hours that are available to work.

    Cons

    Limited chance of progressing upwards in the company if you are only on a casual contract. Some locations for working can be awkward to get to if you do not have youre own transport.

  8.  

    Everyone working together as one team to ensure client satisfaction at it's best.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Compass Group as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great Teamwork everyone works together to accomplish goals. Large global community willing to share their knowledge base to support best practices and build better working relationships. All levels of corporate structure are there to help every employee succeed, from CEO to hourly employees.

    Cons

    Very fast paced working enviorment. Being a global community there are alot of requirements which tends to extend regular business hours.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    High Pressure

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Executive in Chicago, IL (US)

    I have been working at Compass Group

    Pros

    Pay structure, employee benefits and perks.

    Cons

    Lack of work-life-balance. Unrealistic expectations for sales quotas.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Operations management

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Management in Chicago, IL (US)
    Former Employee - Management in Chicago, IL (US)

    I worked at Compass Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good company to work for due to its great environment, reasonable benefits, and their team was very well diversified.

    Cons

    Their training programs and incentives could be improved.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do not get stock in the same position too long

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  11.  

    over worked and under paid

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Chef Manager in Old Bridge, NJ (US)
    Former Employee - Chef Manager in Old Bridge, NJ (US)

    I worked at Compass Group

    Pros

    offers many benefits like health and 401 K even though it is very pricey

    Cons

    upper management is unsupportive long hours

    Disapproves of CEO

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