Iceland Foods Store Manager Reviews

Updated 2 Jul 2020

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2.7
27%
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66%
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Iceland Foods Chairman and CEO Malcolm C. Walker
Malcolm C. Walker
46 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "iceland the worst employer in ireland"

    1.0
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    • 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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  2. "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Store Manager in London, England

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    Good culture Good atmosphere Fun Team to work for

    Cons

    Non Non no non non non

  3. "Good wages but very tough"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    Money is good. But you have to work extremely hard for it.

    Cons

    Massive disparity between store labour models

  4. "cracking"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Plymouth, England

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    cracking time very good staff

    Cons

    none none and none none

  5. "Good"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Store Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    Teamwork is good in store

    Cons

    Hours are awful no home life

  6. "Good salary but its it worth it?"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Store Manager in Manchester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Iceland Foods full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good salary, good opportunities to progress.

    Cons

    Have to work long, excessive hours.

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  7. "lacking support"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    hours of work on paper good

    Cons

    reality of hours expected to work not good

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  8. "No work life balance"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Pay is above average at management level

    Cons

    In store hours have been cut so much the job has become near impossible. Definitely just a number now no matter how long you have been there.

  9. "Disengagement between stores and head office"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Store Manager in Nottingham, England
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Iceland Foods

    Pros

    Development to Store Manager Great store teams willing to work to complete job

    Cons

    Poor training Head office have little retail experience/knowledge Work life balance challenges Workload challenges Some Area Managers not caring/responsible/lack of understanding No set standards or hours for training

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  10. "A good opportunity"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Chelmsford, England

    I have been working at Iceland Foods full-time

    Pros

    Easy role Good connectivity with other branches Good for first SM role

    Cons

    Boring at times Salary isn’t great compared to other retailers Company doesn’t really know what it’s doing

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