Compare Co-op vs University of Manchester BETA

See how working at Co-op vs. University of Manchester 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 Co-op vs. University of Manchester. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Co-op

Employee Ratings

  • Co-op scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • University of Manchester scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1568 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 719 reviews)
University of Manchester employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.7
University of Manchester employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
University of Manchester employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
4.0
University of Manchester employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
University of Manchester employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.0
University of Manchester employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Co-op Ceo Steve Murrells
83%
83%Steve Murrells
CEO Approval
University of Manchester Ceo Nancy Rothwell
82%
82%Nancy Rothwell
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
University of Manchester employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
University of Manchester employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Co-op has 615 more total submitted salaries than University of Manchester.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Leader75 Salaries
£9/hr
Assistant Manager8 Salaries
£21,033/yr
People Advisor4 Salaries
£28,556/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student102 Salaries
£15,000/yr
Store General Manager6 Salaries
£62,612/yr
Service Desk Analyst3 Salaries
£21,136/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Co-op.
  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at University of Manchester.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Co-op.
  • "Academics" was the most mentioned Con at University of Manchester.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 119 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 68 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 51 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 58 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
"Academics"(in 16 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Customer Team Member

I have been working at Co-op part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good management, room to progress, friendly staff

Cons

Sometimes have to cover other stores

Former Employee - Student Ambassador

I worked at University of Manchester part-time

Pros

Developed leadership skills, good training

Cons

Very competitive to get in

Job Postings

Co-op has 230 more recently posted open jobs than University of Manchester.