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J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated 13 December 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. "Good salary, easy work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Easy work
    Good team
    Good salary for part time job

    Cons

    Cold store, wear your jacket

  3. "Amazing place to work"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Buyer in Holborn, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Assistant Buyer in Holborn, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Innovation at pace. Good vision. Very talented and intelligent colleagues.

    Cons

    Retail side of the business should be ranked separately

    Advice to Management

    Do more to engage colleagues to vote for Sainsbury’s as everyone should know what a fantastic work enviorenmrnt we have.


  4. "Customer Service Associate"

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

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good team to work with
    Opportunities to learn new skills and work in different departments
    Nice to get to know customers and interact with them
    Feel like you're wanted and needed

    Cons

    Bad work morale
    Lack of overtime available
    Bad communication among supervisors to colleagues
    Managers seem cold and unapproachable
    New contract sees no paid breaks


  5. "Excellent culture and rewarding work"

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

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    People to work with are excellent and family-oriented culture helped foster work-life balance. Also, I loved my team - smart colleagues who helped push me to be better, while giving me authority to implement changes I wanted to make. Couldn't have asked for a better place to work!

    Cons

    Nothing major stands out for me. If I hadn't relocated I would have stayed!


  6. "Sainsburys Delivery Driver"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    - Good pay 10.67
    - Flexible with hours

    Cons

    - Had to work weekends being part time


  7. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Staff
    Former Employee - Staff

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time

    Pros

    Nice people, good benefit, 401k

    Cons

    None, none, none, none, none

  8. "Decent company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Leeds, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Analyst in Leeds, England (UK)

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Job security, no need to worry about been made redundant

    Cons

    Just a number, sometimes it feels like you aren’t an individual


  9. "Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Very friendly place to work

    Cons

    Not very stimulating work, as it's just basic tasks.

    Advice to Management

    Hear what the employees are saying.


  10. "Online shopper"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkcaldy, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkcaldy, Scotland (UK)

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    pension, good team, fairish management

    Cons

    early morning start, work until all shoppings complete and without a break

    Advice to Management

    If working past the 4 hours...tea break?