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IKEA Reviews

Updated 2 Apr 2020

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3.7
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  • "Very shaky as far as upper management decisions go(in 75 reviews)

  • "Gets really busy hard work customer can be annoying(in 45 reviews)

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  1. "A truly valuable experience"

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    Former Employee - Checkout Cashier in Belfast, Northern Ireland

    I worked at IKEA part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good management, accessible company philosophy which is put into practice. Very good wages.

    Cons

    Difficult work at busier times.

    IKEA2020-03-28
  2. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Customer Experience in London, England

    I have been working at IKEA part-time

    Pros

    Generally has great staff. Most management care about their team.

    Cons

    Some people think they are better than others. Some people are overly strict.

    IKEA2020-04-02
  3. "."

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    easy to work, friendly, cooperative, fast paced, customer facing

    Cons

    hot and hard work, strenuous

    IKEA2020-03-24
  4. "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Coworker in Bristol, England

    I worked at IKEA part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits great place to work

    Cons

    None that I could see

    IKEA2020-03-22
  5. "Great experience"

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    Former Employee - Home Decoration Co-worker in Sheffield, England

    I worked at IKEA part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly people and good pay - living wage

    Cons

    Sometimes too many people on one shift. Not enough work

    IKEA2020-03-12
  6. "great experience"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources in London, England

    I have been working at IKEA part-time

    Pros

    was a great first job after leaving collage

    Cons

    i wasn't offers full time work

    IKEA2020-03-06
  7. "Good environment"

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    Current Employee - CO-Worker in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA part-time

    Pros

    Good environment, good pay, free coffee and hot drink

    Cons

    Not enough hours. No full time contract

    IKEA2020-03-05
  8. "Ikea sales assistant"

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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Grays, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    very friendly fun place to work

    Cons

    the hours vary a lot and so there isn't much routine

    IKEA2020-03-02
  9. "IKEA Food"

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    Current Employee - CO-Worker in Manchester, England
    Recommends

    I have been working at IKEA part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good hourly wage extra social activities

    Cons

    hard to get full time work

    IKEA2020-02-27
  10. "Good company with strong vision"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    A lot of passionate people and good goals, environment strategy, focus on many people and affordability, values and strong corporate culture

    Cons

    A lot of focus on profitability and sales, old technologies, hard to change some processes and implement new ways of working, a lot of leaders not following company values and guidelines

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    IKEA2020-02-26
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