Compare Bakkavor vs Costa BETA

See how working at Bakkavor vs. Costa compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Bakkavor vs. Costa. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Bakkavor

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Costa

Employee Ratings

  • Bakkavor scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Costa scored higher in 2 areas: Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 261 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 2647 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Bakkavor employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Bakkavor employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Bakkavor Ceo Ágúst Gudmundsson
70%
70%Ágúst Gudmundsson
Bakkavor employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Costa Ceo Jill McDonald
54%
54%Jill McDonald
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Bakkavor employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Costa has 2,444 more total submitted salaries than Bakkavor.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Buyer6 Salaries
£30,767/yr
Team Leader12 Salaries
£12/hr
Engineer17 Salaries
£38,130/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager48 Salaries
£25,880/yr
Team Leader13 Salaries
£9/hr
Corporate Quality Assurance Manager4 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Bakkavor.
  • "Free coffee" was the most mentioned Pro at Costa.
  • Costa had 149 more reviews than Bakkavor that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 10 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 9 reviews)
Pros
"Free coffee"(in 203 reviews)
"Free drinks"(in 176 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 19 reviews)
"Cold environment"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 168 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Applications Support Engineer

I worked at Bakkavor full-time for more than a year

Pros

- Regular opportunities for progression. - Supportive Management - 99.9999% Polite colleagues from all over the world. - Fair rates of pay which CAN be negotiated.

Cons

Only a personal one that I genuinely miss the role and business.

Advice to Management

Keep it up.

"Barista"5 Jun 2022

Former Employee - Barista

I worked at Costa part-time for less than a year

Pros

My colleagues were really amazing

Cons

Busy hours could be stressful

Job Postings

Bakkavor has 213 more recently posted open jobs than Costa.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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