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Iceland Foods Reviews

Updated Oct 9, 2019

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Iceland Foods CEO Malcolm C. Walker
Malcolm C. Walker
363 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good flexability for all people one floor or in the field(in 57 reviews)

  • "10% discount get to meet new people(in 26 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work-life balance can be difficult depending on shift times given(in 38 reviews)

  • "Long hours high work load small wage budget(in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fun environment, every day is a new challenge, the staff are family.

    Cons

    Long working hours, unpaid.

    Iceland Foods2019-10-09
  2. "Good employer but a few reservations"

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    Current Employee - Home Delivery Driver in Taunton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Competitive pay. Flexible. Accommodating.

    Cons

    Communication could be better. Inefficient and sloppy work could be tackled more robustly.

    Advice to Management

    Ensure all managers are working to the same standard. Be more alert to sloppy work practices.

    Iceland Foods2019-10-08
  3. "Worked for Iceland as customer assistant for 2 years"

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

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly environment, management was very understanding if I needed to change my shift.

    Cons

    Pay is very low compare to other food retailers.

    Iceland Foods2019-10-08
  4. Helpful (1)

    "job"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Barking, London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    teamwork fast paced work and life balance

    Cons

    some customers can be rude and would be nice if there was a sign saying it wont be tolerated if you talk to our employers in a despicable manner can be stressful

    Advice to Management

    yes its a possibility

    Iceland Foods2019-10-01
  5. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Retail Assistant in Upminster, England

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Iceland - different hours to work

    Cons

    Great place to work

    Iceland Foods2019-09-23
  6. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good place to work for a part time job

    Cons

    Hard to get promoted easily

    Iceland Foods2019-09-22
  7. "Just above minimum wage"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    10% staff discount and sometimes 20%

    Cons

    7.5hr contracts Just above minimum wage Working once shift has ended for free to finish delivery

    Iceland Foods2019-10-01
  8. "Julie's job at present"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff and management and ease of location

    Cons

    Can change hours at short notice

    Iceland Foods2019-09-16
  9. "Not good"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Portsmouth, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff. Can't really say much more.

    Cons

    Poor management structure, unmotivated staff, narrow minded area management.

    Advice to Management

    Get yourselves together. Be innovative and open minded.

    Iceland Foods2019-09-27
  10. "Excellent"

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    Current Employee - Duty Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Everything Nothing to complain about

    Cons

    Nothing There’s nothing to complain about

    Iceland Foods2019-09-11
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