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Compass Group Reviews

Updated 14 Nov 2019

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3.4
60%
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66%
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Compass Group CEO Dominic Blakemore  (no image)
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  1. "Front office receptionist"

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    Former Employee - Menu Logistics Clerk in Belfast, Northern Ireland

    I worked at Compass Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They have excellent services and great people

    Cons

    I never had any downsides at all

    Advice to Management

    No advice at all

    Compass Group2019-10-09
  2. "Good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Hospitality Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good perks and meal allowance. Training courses are provided

    Cons

    None I can think of

    Compass Group2019-11-14
  3. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Commercial Support in Chertsey, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lovely Offices Free Coffee & Tea on Demand! Free Wifi Free Parking (around the site or free for visitors or you get given a parking permit at the local libary which is 5 min walk) Canteen on Site (low priced meals) Christmas Dinner Parties Nice Work Colleagues Career Progression internally Work from Home opportunities Friday work from home for the majority of the office ( not the... contact center though) Good Computers and Laptops (new upgraded ones touchscreen) Nice Upgraded Office Furniture The best receptionist team Clean and Tidy 24 /7 Security on Site ( Mon - Sun)

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    Cons

    Fire alarm (test) goes off at 12pm every Thursday Don't pay as high as other companies would for the same job roles Departments don't talk to other departments unless work related Small Kitchen not enough room to make tea & coffee

    Compass Group2019-11-08
  4. "Waiter with Compass throughout University"

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    Former Employee - Waiter 

    I worked at Compass Group part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Working on a part-time basis with Compass whilst studying at University was the ideal job. Highly flexible, good pay, working with other students.

    Cons

    Consistent shifts and hours were not always available.

    Compass Group2019-11-05
  5. "Good place"

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    Current Employee - Ward Hostess in Guildford, England

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

    Pros

    Good people, good money, good place

    Cons

    No minuses, everything was fine

    Compass Group2019-11-05
  6. "Perfect work for students looking for part time jobs"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Range of different venues, flexible shifts, opportunity to work at a variety of events

    Cons

    Although you can work at several locations there booking systems are all different

    Compass Group2019-10-29
  7. "Great for students"

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    Former Employee - Waitress/Bar Staff 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Compass Group part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Offer good zero hour contracts which is great for students

    Cons

    Low pay and staff have favourite members of staff which get priority

    Compass Group2019-11-12
  8. "Retail Assistant - Liberty Stadium"

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    Former Employee - Retail Assistant in Swansea, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Compass Group part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It was a good experience to build customer service skills as well as team working skills. The management staff were also really friendly

    Cons

    Once in a while, there would be lack of preparation for the games which would make it slightly harder for us

    Compass Group2019-11-11
  9. "Stay away"

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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Newcastle, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Compass Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Hours/weekends off . Team members busy.

    Cons

    No training , using holidays when closed through Christmas and new year

    Advice to Management

    Listen to team, encourage staff more , less criticism. Don’t promote your friends or family when they are not correct for the role

    Compass Group2019-11-10
  10. "Compass group customer service role"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service in Bedford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Decent hours and acceptable pay

    Cons

    Current position is understaffed

    Compass Group2019-10-24
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