ALDI Reviews

Updated 14 Aug 2020

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3.6
61%
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73%
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ALDI  Jason Hart
Jason Hart
159 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, high chance of progression(in 604 reviews)

  • "great pay good people good benefits(in 459 reviews)

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  1. "Good company"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Thetford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible working hours good balance of weekends in and off rewarding when you put the hours in

    Cons

    The company makes life difficult when it doesn't need to be Doesn't listen to feedback.

  2. "Hard"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Area Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at ALDI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very good Salary and Car

    Cons

    Lack of work/life balance and Time outside work

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  3. "Area manager"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Area Manager in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great money and good opportunities to progress

    Cons

    Awful work life balance but if you want money its great

  4. "Flexible employer"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Store Assistant in High Wycombe, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Able to work hours to suit your home situation, good team feeling

    Cons

    Expect to work hard and fast. There are very early starts

  5. "Relaxed fun"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Stock Replenishment in Wigan, England

    I worked at ALDI part-time

    Pros

    easy to work with staff

    Cons

    hours are not always flexible

  6. "Hard work but rewarding"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Area Manager in Atherstone, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Plenty of opportunities available, lots of responsibility

    Cons

    Micro management very common throughout the business, lack of trust in employees.

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  7. "Good wages"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Stock Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good wages floor staff generally ok

    Cons

    Most deputy managers power hungry and unnecessarily difficult issues with area managers being unapproachable and completely out of touch

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  8. "Traditional company, quite regimented"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Atherstone, England

    I worked at ALDI full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, regular hours, ok people

    Cons

    Not very flexible, quite old fashioned.

  9. "Taxing on your personal life"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Industrial Placement in Darlington, North East England, England

    I worked at ALDI full-time

    Pros

    Detailed training plan, fantastic exposure to retail environment, personal development

    Cons

    Work-life balance, some poor mid-managers, mentor relationship is not personal enough

  10. "IP"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Industrial Placement Student in Swindon, Gloucestershire, South West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance with competitive salary

    Cons

    Long hours unable to have good balance

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