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J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated 15 August 2018
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  1. "Services"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at J Sainsbury (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work environment is great in sainsbury.

    Cons

    They need to give more responsibility to staff.


  2. "Customer Service Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Good money and overtime.
    Management was good/okay.
    Colleagues good team work between some people.

    Cons

    Busy sometimes but not too unmanageable.
    Have to work twice as harder

  3. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good company to work for with excellent pay

    Cons

    No cons for the company


  4. "Good company culture"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Hornsey, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Hornsey, England (UK)
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - Teamwork
    - Great place to talk and serve customers
    - Managers are there for you
    - Assistance available throughout the departments
    - Decent salary

    Cons

    - The job can be quite repetitive and can be quite demotivating
    - Not enough rewards and promotion available
    - You can easily get disciplinary for unnecessary reasons
    - You can only get 3 authorised absences during` the year.

    Advice to Management

    - There should be better rewards, training and promotion schemes in place in order for employees to enjoy work.


  5. "Not bad for retail sector"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    Rather good environment,money is bit better.

    Cons

    Alot of pressure,less staff & more work.


  6. "Surprisingly ethical for a large supermarket"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Associate in Sheffield, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Associate in Sheffield, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Caring company ethic, I always felt like my line managers genuinely cared about me.

    Cons

    The pay isn't as competitive as some other major super markets with more active unions.


  7. "excellent company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good discount on groceries and good hours

    Cons

    none to note for sainsburys

  8. "HR manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    Lots of development available
    Lots of responsibility and variety

    Cons

    A lot of new systems do not work effectively
    Too much visit culture still


  9. "team leader within grocery department"

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

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    great fun good enjoyable good people

    Cons

    time balance retail poor long hours from time to time

    Advice to Management

    maybe get to know your colleagues a lot more


  10. "customer service and trading manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    great brand,great people,fair pay ,enjoyable but challenging

    Cons

    going through a tough restructure,but will pay of in years to come

    Advice to Management

    at very top listen more to front line,but doing right things for company going forward


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