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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 familiarise yourself with the company principles. Plus,..."

"Generally, there is a good sense of teamwork and mutual respect amongst colleagues...."

"My department is a test department for our New Way Of Working office, which we will..."

"We have recently changed our working times to flexi-time. We are given an average..."

"There are no bonuses and any overtime is unpaid; however as the salary is so competitive..."

"Our company perks are pension, health plan, company car and mobile phone (in some..."

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

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

"In the last year, in my department, we have gone paperless where possible."

"This is something that struck me from the beginning. All members of management are..."

"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..."

"Lidl have a Barretstown three year project and Crosscare initiatives."

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

"Everyday you learn something new and are always kept on your toes! You also have..."

"The working hours can be long."

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

"Ambitious, hardworking, and progressive!"

"We received a presentation from the company whilst I was still in college, outlining..."

"The company has provided me with the opportunity to developed my personal skills..."

"We have the Retail Management Degree Programme which pays for students to obtain..."

"Perhaps more spaces on the graduate scheme."

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