Co-op Reviews

Updated 2 Jul 2020

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3.5
62%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
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Co-op CEO Steve Murrells
Steve Murrells
241 Ratings
Pros
  • "flexible hours, great management, good pay, overall great company to work for(in 78 reviews)

  • "Good holidays and benefits as well as flexible working(in 38 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (2)

    "Work life balance good benefits and culture"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A great place to work, making a difference to local communities. Flex time and good varied benefits. Understanding and approachable managers

    Cons

    None really it is a great place to work

    Co-op Response

    August 16, 2019

    Thanks for your lovely feedback!

  2. "Worked at the co-op for 5 months"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brandon, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Co-op full-time

    Pros

    Great boss! Really considerate with shifts

    Cons

    None! Always tried his best to give me time off when I needed and vice versa with more hours.

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  3. "Overall decent job"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Co-op part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    • flexible working hours • good pay

    Cons

    • not as sociable • difficult to get required days off

  4. "Good pay simple job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Team Member in Ambleside, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Co-op part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for the work

    Cons

    Can be a bit boring when nothing to do

  5. "Friendly Environment"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Co-op part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    friendly colleges good pay for part time work holiday pay good for students

    Cons

    customers in the area very rude and demanding hard labouring at times with big deliveries

  6. "Fair wage - flexible hours"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant in Southampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Co-op part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -flexible hours - good team -fair work

    Cons

    management, hours, long shifts, career progression

  7. "Ok"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Customer Service in Manchester City Centre, England

    I have been working at Co-op part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flex hols People office central

    Cons

    Systems outdated clichés stubborn hypocrisy

  8. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Team Member in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Co-op part-time

    Pros

    Fair wage Good team Good holiday hours

    Cons

    Sometimes not a lot of notice on shift changes

  9. "It's good"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Team Member in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    - Caring, honest management - Friendly, tight team - Diverse jobs while at work

    Cons

    - Sometimes get stuck on till for hours - Customers can be difficult (but management has had my back every time)

  10. "My views"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Customer Team Member in London, England

    I have been working at Co-op part-time

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues, plenty of overtime available, decent pay, management look after your wellbeing

    Cons

    What's not to like about working at Co-op

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