Parcelforce Worldwide Reviews

Updated 7 Jun 2020

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3.4
59%
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65%
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Parcelforce Worldwide Managing Director David Smith (no image)
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14 Ratings
  1. Helpful (2)

    "Average"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Parcelforce Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    The main Staff were friendly and the pay, comparatively was quite good for the low work load

    Cons

    its warehouse work so its a bit dim and dirty Team leaders were decent as they were basically just one of the normal workers. management were rarely there and didnt really show much interest. as it is a warehouse, available shifts are usually packed towards the evening 2-10 times.

  2. Helpful (2)

    "Terrible company"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Parcelforce Worldwide

    Pros

    will hire anybody with a pulse if you can consider that a pro

    Cons

    Unprofessional, rude people, scaring customers left and right

  3. "First Class"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Milton Keynes, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Parcelforce Worldwide full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Professional, loyalty, quality driven, can-do-attitude. Focussed, friendly and willing to listen to its staff. Understands its position in the market and thrives on getting things done

    Cons

    Inflexible at times. A big beast to move as quick as it needs to sometimes, albeit getting alot better at moving at a pace with the sector in operates in

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  4. "Ok job"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Parcelforce Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    Union and colleagues were fun to work with.

    Cons

    management don't like to take responsibility

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  5. "Driver"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Driver in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Parcelforce Worldwide for more than a year

    Pros

    The pay is very good

    Cons

    Long hours heavy items to carry

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  6. "Short"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Hmmm difficult to say, not many

    Cons

    A lot could be written here

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  7. "operations manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    best paid company in industry

    Cons

    difficult to say as opposed to first point

  8. "Great start for management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Parcelforce Worldwide full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great development prospects from first line management to middle and higher management levels. Good training provided and freedom to develop into the manager you want to be.

    Cons

    Patience may be needed for continued development as higher management levels remain filled due to low staff turnover.

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  9. "Driver"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Providing the public with their orders and feeling a sense of satisfaction.

    Cons

    Being ran ragged to keep up your numbers but not cost effective having to drive miles from your area not getting lunch breaks etc

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  10. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good pay friendly helpful teams who do loads of fun days for charity

    Cons

    Not enough opportunity to progress

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