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Pret A Manger Employee Review

Fun workplace

3.0
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3 January 2016
in a typical day I will be managing my team, doing the date check, making sure that the re-stock is done, that fifo is done correctly, do the ordering, make sure everything is cleaned correctly, banking....
Ratings by category
3.0
Work/Life Balance
3.0
Salary/Benefits
5.0
Job security/advancement
3.0
Management
3.0
Culture
Pros
free food
Cons
not enough payment
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Operations Manager (Former Employee) - London, Greater London
The team was inept, old fashioned and stuck in the past
Secretive, bullying attitude of senior management

Hypocrisy

Backstabbing

Inability to change or accept new ideas

Dishonest in dealing with anyone who speaks out

Different rules for different people
Pros
On upper level the money is everything
Cons
Senior management, Ceo, values, lies
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