Iceland Foods Reviews

Updated 12 Aug 2020

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3.2
50%
Recommend to a Friend
67%
Approve of CEO
Iceland Foods Chairman and CEO Malcolm C. Walker
Malcolm C. Walker
407 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay for the amount of work(in 70 reviews)

  • "10% discount get to meet new people(in 29 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work-life balance can be difficult depending on shift times given(in 44 reviews)

  • "Long hours and not given much warning to do overtime(in 25 reviews)

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  1. "Duty manager"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Duty Manager in Portlaoise
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of Oportunities as new stores open every year

    Cons

    Too many visita from ceo

  2. "Iceland"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Duty Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people and the work wasn't too difficult.

    Cons

    Late nights and same pay as sales assistants.


  3. "Manager"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly team and good work life balance

    Cons

    Bad management who don’t care about staff

  4. Helpful (2)

    "iceland the worst employer in ireland"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    i have no pros to say about this company

    Cons

    worked hard for this company. 70 hours plus a week and ended up resigning because of the bullying that was going on by senior management. shame on you Malcom Walker and your senior management

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  5. "sales assistant"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time

    Pros

    great customers, most shop here regulary

    Cons

    Rubbish hours available, not nearly enough

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  6. "Sales assistant"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tralee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    None other than pay for long hours

    Cons

    Management were not nice. Crazy long hours Favoritism

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  7. "Duty Manager or slave?"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    Good relationship with staff members

    Cons

    Unrealistic targets, crazy hours, too much pressure on management

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  8. "Sm"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SMB Sales in Dublin, Dublin

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Small company, can be good slary, less busy, small stores, discount

    Cons

    Can be stressfull, no morale, no motivation in staff, skelton staff

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  9. "I worked as frozen section supervisor for 2 years in Dublin"

    3.0
     

    I worked at Iceland Foods

    Pros

    Great people, Easy work, good location

    Cons

    Badly organised, lack of leadership

  10. "Good pay"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Store Assistant 

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

    Pros

    Good pay, Friendly staff, Will do more hours than contracted

    Cons

    Don't always get breaks, hours taken off you for the breaks even if you don't get them, shifts can change the day before

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