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Betfred Reviews

Updated Nov 16, 2019

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2.7
33%
Recommend to a Friend
31%
Approve of CEO
Betfred CEO Fred Done
Fred Done
112 Ratings
Pros
  • "No shops in Llanelli need full time worker(in 11 reviews)

  • "Staff Incentives, Bonuses, Good working environment, Meet new people everyday(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, duties can vary from each area(in 25 reviews)

  • "low pay, short time between shifts as asm(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Nice to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Betfred full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Lovely staff, promote within, decent training

    Cons

    Long hours, duties can vary from each area

    Betfred2019-06-20
  2. "Basic environment"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Wigan, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good colleagues and reasonable working hours

    Cons

    Limited investment in technology and training

    Betfred2019-11-12
  3. "Good job on the whole"

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    Current Employee - Cashier 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Easy job, depends who you’re working with.

    Cons

    Some other staff members don’t care about the job

    Betfred2019-11-03
  4. "Good job but only a number"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager 

    I worked at Betfred full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Always hours going from any shop. Have a laugh with regular customers. Team felt like a family

    Cons

    U are just a number to Betfred managers, no thanks from the ones that make the big bucks. Treated like garbage, no bereavement counsilling to staff for loosing there shop manager.

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    Betfred2019-11-16
  5. "Terrible company to work for."

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    Current Employee - Assistant Shop Manager in Manchester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Betfred part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible working hours. Perfect job for people who are lazy or stupid....or both.

    Cons

    Low wages, disrespectful policies, poor training, terrible values, aggressive politics, a non-profitable career path, some customers can be a nightmare. The company-managing style is strictly profit-oriented. Understaffed shops.

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    Betfred2019-11-16
  6. "Social media"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Salford, North West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Sports betting, fun staff, being able to work different hours

    Cons

    Work weekends, can be low pay

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    Betfred2019-10-25
  7. "Ok company"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst 

    I have been working at Betfred full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    ok company to work for

    Cons

    not applicable for now ok

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    Betfred2019-10-17
  8. "Long hours"

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Opportunities for progression and great customers

    Cons

    Long hours and staffing issues

    Betfred2019-10-11
  9. "job is your life"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Sales Manager in High Wycombe, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    dont have to worry about free time

    Cons

    cant plan anything ahead, and after evening shifts apparently is alright to have morning next day or work whole day every day without break

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    Betfred2019-10-19
  10. "No sick pay"

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    Former Employee - Software Test Manager in Wigan, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Betfred full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Some of the people were good

    Cons

    No sick pay even at head office

    Betfred2019-10-17
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