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Get the Inside Buzz on Lidl Ireland

8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 11 ratings in 2014)
"Fast-paced, hard-working, diverse!"
Pros: 
  • Friendly and approachable management means graduates feel supported at all times
  • Structured and comprehensive training programme enhances skills and personal development
  • A high-level of responsibility is given to graduates
  • There are lots of great opportunities for career progression
Cons: 
  • Graduates are occasionally required to work beyond standard hours
  • The amount of responsibility given to graduates can be daunting for some
  • Spaces are limited on the graduate scheme so competition is very high
  • Workloads can get quite heavy at times
Culture
7.7 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.6 / 10
 
Hours
7.3 / 10
 
Salary
8.8 / 10
 
 
 
Diversity
7.9 / 10
 
 
CSR
8.0 / 10
 
Training
8.8 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Research the company, and also research the part of the business you wish to join,..."

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"In my department, dress code is corporate casual, i.e. no ties for men. The office..."

"The company have recently introduced flexi-time for staff, and this has helped with..."

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"Perks include a pension scheme, travel expenses, company car and healthcare."

"Initially you must complete an application form. Then, successful candidates were..."

"The interviewer creates a scenario and you then answers questions around the scenario,..."

"Our stores and head office are efficient in recycling and energy saving (automatic..."

"I have found that managers are easily approachable and honest open feedback is regularly..."

"Our company is quite multicultural and has a good mix of age groups. There is a good..."

"The company rewards dedication and hard work with promotion resulting in a very young..."

"We work with Cancer Focus NI, Crosscare and Barretstown. I am a Barretstown Buddy..."

"Coming directly from the graduate programme and having no industry experience says..."

"The salary is a plus for me!"

"The hours can be quite long and there is sometimes a lull between projects where..."

"Our graduate programme was awarded Best Graduate Programme in the Retail Sector in..."

"A great, giving, development-focused, international retailer."

"Lidl is one of the fastest growing retailers and with this comes huge scope for change..."

"A training manual is distributed to the company listing all the training available..."

"Store assistants are hired with no experience and trained and developed."

"I would include a couple of days in the training plan to sit with each department..."

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