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The LEGO Group Reviews

Updated Oct 14, 2019

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3.8
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The LEGO Group CEO Niels B. Christiansen
Niels B. Christiansen
57 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment with great people that supported a company mission higher than profits(in 41 reviews)

  • "Work/Life balance is taken very seriously and you get to have a LIFE aswell as WORK(in 36 reviews)

Cons
  • "Little prospect of securing a full-time job after the internship due to hiring freezes (at time -- this could have changed in recent years)(in 15 reviews)

  • "Decision making - if made on agreement of all involved parties - sometimes really cumbersome and slow(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Great company, lots of benefits"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of benefits with the job Annual merit and pay review reward scheme Really good management Opportunities for linked events (e.g. Build to Give)

    Cons

    Not many options for career progression

    The LEGO Group2019-08-12
  2. "LEGO"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent benefits (Annual Merlin Pass, on-site canteen, LEGO Bricks everywhere,...)

    Cons

    Low chance of career progression, can be quite stressful depending on the languages you speak.

    The LEGO Group2019-10-06
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Lego over ego"

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    Current Employee - Social Media 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at The LEGO Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great brand and TA. Friendly environment and flexible working hours.

    Cons

    Lack of promotions, very conservative marketing and power battles.

    The LEGO Group2019-07-25
  4. "Most Amazing Job I've had"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The LEGO Group part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The work environment was like a family, and I never felt excluded

    Cons

    The commute was long and exhausting

    The LEGO Group2019-07-12
  5. "Review for the Lego Group"

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

    I have been working at The LEGO Group part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment, really fun.

    Cons

    not many career opportunities on site.

    The LEGO Group2019-04-30
  6. "Sales Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The LEGO Group part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun and challenging environment to work in, Friendly workers and managers

    Cons

    Store heat in the summer, Limited lunchtime,

    The LEGO Group2019-04-25
  7. "Category Development Manager"

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    Former Employee - Cat Development in London, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing brand in a fantastic category

    Cons

    Severe challenges in the Toy Category

    Advice to Management

    Keep consumer pricing as low as possible to broaden appeal and remain competitive

    The LEGO Group2019-04-22
  8. "Good for starter"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The LEGO Group full-time

    Pros

    1, good work life balance 2, good brand and culture

    Cons

    1, slow decision making 2, seniority based promotion 3, average team quality

    Advice to Management

    Local focus

    The LEGO Group2019-04-17
  9. "Great culture and values"

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    Former Employee - Marketing in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at The LEGO Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture and values + deep knowledge of market

    Cons

    Need to be in Denmark to have access to more internal promotion opportunities.

    The LEGO Group2019-04-12
  10. "Great Place"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Cool Place to work at.

    Cons

    Not paid well especially long term

    Advice to Management

    Pay more. :)

    The LEGO Group2019-04-03
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