Co-op Employee Reviews about "flexible working"

Updated 18 Jan 2021

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Co-op CEO Steve Murrells
Steve Murrells
591 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits, good pay, friendly colleagues(in 126 reviews)

  • "fair pay, friendly staff, flexible hours(in 71 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Can be long sometimes when working long hours like any other job(in 63 reviews)

  • "Work/life balance isn't always right(in 35 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great employers

      1 Dec 2020 - Co-Op in Rugby, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Weekly pay Very understanding manager Friendly co-workers Flexible working hours

      Cons

      Sometimes had to work at 6.45am, but that's just part of the job

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place

      1 Dec 2020 - Junior Trader in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People are great Interesting work Flexible working

      Cons

      Long hours and low pay Little progression

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Managers not great

      18 Jan 2021 - Sales Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working times whilst at university

      Cons

      Managers were hard work to get along with

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      18 Oct 2020 - Customer Team Member (CTM) 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working hours and pay

      Cons

      Monotonous tasks and under staffed

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Overall a good experience

      1 Sep 2020 - Team Leader in Grantham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Team spirit and colleagues Employee discount Flexible working hours Sometimes had excellent managers

      Cons

      High stress working environment Not having enough staff on shift due to budget cuts Sometimes had awful managers who were not good enough to be in charge

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      30 Nov 2020 - Customer Team Member in Nottingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - flexible working - good team work

      Cons

      -late shifts - lack of upwards development

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Ok

      9 Oct 2020 - Customer Service Assistant in Lincoln, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible working, cross training, good for students

      Cons

      Bad management, low salary, no perks

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Overall decent job

      2 Jul 2020 - Customer Service Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      • flexible working hours • good pay

      Cons

      • not as sociable • difficult to get required days off

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      It's hard to think of a place I'd rather be

      7 Mar 2020 - Marketing Communications Manager in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Excellent pay -Great holiday allowance -Top of the range facilities -Company's ethos is probably the best in the country -Relaxed environment with genuinely kind people -Flexible working patterns (working from home) -Dress for your day (casual or formal, you choose) -Progression is truly excellent -Management are really, really good

      Cons

      -Work/life balance isn't always right -Decision-making can be slow -Quite a disorganised business sometimes

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    10. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Overworked and under supported

      10 Sep 2020 - Probate Case Manager in Bristol, England, England
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      Pros

      Flexible working hours, part time offered

      Cons

      Unmanageable caseload, mangers unsupportive, unachievable targets, lots of responsibility for little pay, inadequate training, case managers frequently given cases beyond their capabilities, stressful, whinging customers

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