etc.venues Reviews

Updated 12 Jun 2020

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4.4
83%
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etc.venues Managing Director Alastair Stewart
Alastair Stewart
45 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free lunch (employees are provided healthy lunch options everyday)(in 12 reviews)

  • " etc.venues (in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "N/A- other then i would love our team to expand further in Birmingham with another bigger venue space of 500(in 7 reviews)

  • " long hours (in 3 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Amazing experience"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Chef in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at etc.venues full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I loved working at etc. Everyone is passionate about food and care for their chefs. Great work life balance Fantastic ingredients Everyone is friendly and supportive Fantastic Career progression

    Cons

    You work hard when is busy but everyone appreciates...

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  2. "Fantastic Company!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Service Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at etc.venues full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing opportunities, A great team feel and a perfect company to develop your skills. Lunch is provided daily and there is a lot of support and guidance shared. Loved my time with the company.

    Cons

    Very long hours but when the events paid off it was worth every second!

  3. "Good company, well structured"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Event Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at etc.venues full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great structure, nice team, training, opportunities to work at other venues, great food on shifts

    Cons

    Very long hours, no progression, closed-minded management

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  4. "Great career progression, not a huge amount of benefits"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Deputy Sales Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at etc.venues full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good progression opportunities, amazing food available on site

    Cons

    Company benefits could improve, as well as a care towards employees mental health

  5. "Great venue and even better team"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Facilities Coordinator in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at etc.venues part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The Team, the Food, Unique Venue and possible opportunities

    Cons

    quite a lot of moving tables and chairs around

  6. "Good"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Events Assistant 
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at etc.venues part-time

    Pros

    Free lunch and nice colleagues

    Cons

    zero hours contract. Slightly segregated teams

  7. "All smiles externally, behind closed doors another story"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at etc.venues full-time

    Pros

    free lunch is the only one

    Cons

    I found the atmosphere quite toxic, there was a lot of negativity and back stabbing, especially from management who were supposed to be the professional ones. i heard of many unhappy employees so would not recommend working here

  8. "Great company for flexible"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Food and Beverage Assistant in London, England
    Recommends

    I worked at etc.venues part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible None I can think off

    Cons

    Zero Hour Contract Management Hours

  9. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - BDM 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at etc.venues full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very fun work place - also constantly expanding and opening new venues

    Cons

    None that i can think of

  10. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at etc.venues full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Various benefits Free lunch Lovely Team Good pay

    Cons

    Can’t think of any cons

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