J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated 5 Jun 2020

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3.5
66%
Recommend to a Friend
54%
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J Sainsbury CEO Mike Coupe
Mike Coupe
1,423 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay for what you are doing always overtime if wanted(in 469 reviews)

  • "They had Flexible hours whilst I attended college(in 161 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours but good flexibility with shifts(in 153 reviews)

  • "When the company got rid of team leaders there is very little room for career progression(in 135 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Analyst"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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
  2. "C.A"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Job security, Good Hours, Salary is okay per hour

    Cons

    Understaffed, Cost cutting, workplace politics

    J Sainsbury2019-11-08
  3. "Quality Assurance"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance 

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    Good environment & Positive Outlook

    Cons

    Bad Management and Bad Work- Life Balance

    J Sainsbury2019-05-02
  4. "Services"

    4.0
     

    I worked at J Sainsbury for less than a year

    Pros

    Work environment is great in sainsbury.

    Cons

    They need to give more responsibility to staff.

    J Sainsbury2015-08-03
  5. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant in Surbiton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good team, bonuses and colleague discount.

    Cons

    Sometimes the hours can be long and tiring.

    J Sainsbury2020-06-05
  6. "Working at checkout and Stocking shelves"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Farnham, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The Pay is not too bad compared to other employers

    Cons

    Always asking if I can do overtime

    J Sainsbury2020-06-04
  7. "Temporary job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Retail Assistant 

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    You meet great people whom will help you out.

    Cons

    It was a checkout/shop floor job so not much to complain about.

    J Sainsbury2020-06-02
  8. "Opportunity to make your mark but a lot of coasters"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good company culture Reasonable benefits Strong core business (less risk)

    Cons

    A lot of middle management could be described as dead wood

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    J Sainsbury2020-06-02
  9. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Stock Clerk in Basingstoke, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Stable job! Good chances to advance within the company.

    Cons

    High volumes of work for some periods of time.

    J Sainsbury2020-06-02
  10. "Delivering Customer Happiness"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Online Assistant in Worcester Park, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The Teamwork, Flexibility, Pay, Benefits,Culture are great

    Cons

    The working hours can take some getting used to

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    J Sainsbury2020-05-31
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