IKEA Reviews

Updated 13 Jul 2020

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3.8
75%
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84%
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IKEA President and CEO Jesper Brodin
Jesper Brodin
366 Ratings
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  • "Very shaky as far as upper management decisions go(in 75 reviews)

  • "I am a new employee and have no cons(in 48 reviews)

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  1. "Brilliant company to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Growth opportunities, self- development support, cross-cultural environment and respect to employee.

    Cons

    To be honest, I can't think of anything because the environment is gorgeous.

  2. "great pay"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Co-Worker in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    long holidays 6 weeks holidays

    Cons

    long hours late nights lots of weekend work

  3. "good management and pay"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service and Sales Representative in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    most members of management are very friendly and willing to help with everything, pay is very good for retail

    Cons

    some issues with time off requests on occasion but mostly ok

  4. "Great company to work with"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Co-Worker 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good amount of holiday pay, free food for lunch, good pay, great team work

    Cons

    Shift work, lack of structure and organization

  5. "Good benefits"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    6 weeks holidays Competitive pay for part-time work

    Cons

    Work 3/4 weekends each month Late hours Always busy

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  6. "multi-skilled coworker"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA part-time

    Pros

    brilliant atmosphere to work in

    Cons

    I can not think of any

  7. "Not the worst place to work"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Full-Time Sales Co-Worker in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Livable Wage. Discount on all IKEA products. Job Security. Friendly Work Environment. Decent Working hours.

    Cons

    Too many managers/supervisors. No really awareness or interest in ensuring Staff are mentally cared for. No real training. Lack of Staff, causing increases to stress on current staff during weekends and perk days. Overworked and underpaid staff - No paid enough for the work they are expected to do.

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  8. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Relations in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Good pay benefits and people

    Cons

    Getting paid monthly instead of weekly

  9. "IKEA Food Co-Worker"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at IKEA part-time

    Pros

    Good social life and work benefits

    Cons

    Tough work and awkward working hours

  10. "Great Employer"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IKEA full-time

    Pros

    Business Idea, history and people

    Cons

    Weak senior management personalities not able to act independently

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