Kaufland Reviews

Updated 24 May 2020

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3.8
64%
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93%
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Kaufland Chief Executive Officer Ralf Imhof  (no image)
Ralf Imhof
10 Ratings
  1. "Challenging"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in Bratislava

    I worked at Kaufland full-time

    Pros

    German Corporation, with rules for every area

    Cons

    Lack of values and low promotion rate

    Kaufland2020-05-24
  2. "Great team to work with"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mount Waverley
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Kaufland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to learn and grow

    Cons

    In Australia, Kaufland was at the start up phase but the company grew so fast, there are sometimes miscommunication

    Kaufland2020-04-19
  3. "Multifaceted"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Development Manager in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kaufland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Diversified experience and given responsibility early on

    Cons

    Kaufland decided to withdraw from the Australian market

    Kaufland2020-04-16
  4. "Good culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Buyer in Mount Waverley
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good culture and autonomy, start up mentality

    Cons

    Adapting to processes or creating new process

    Kaufland2020-02-26
  5. "Driven, but lacking clarity."

    3.0
    Current Employee - Buying Administrative Assistant 

    I have been working at Kaufland full-time

    Pros

    Level of Responsibility given out

    Cons

    Information not shared to employees

    Kaufland2020-02-06
  6. "Merchandiser"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Kaufland full-time

    Pros

    supportive colleagues, good working atmosphere

    Cons

    no training provided, no clear career path

    Kaufland2019-11-08
  7. Helpful (2)

    "Beware stay away!"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Kaufland

    Pros

    Global business Some senior managers get cars

    Cons

    Power hungry senior management who will happily throw a subordinate under the bus for their benefit Senior management constantly changing direction and never admitting any fault of their own Senior management directs and tells, not empowers employees Not innovative, don’t dare question or challenge the status quo Not a flexible work place Not a collaborative work place Pretty average pay for what is required of to do your job

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    Kaufland2019-10-30
  8. Helpful (2)

    "Beaware and stay away"

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

    I worked at Kaufland full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Large parent company although its not doing well in Germany Melbourne South east location with free parking on site

    Cons

    By far one of the worst company to work in. Do not be fooled by the fake reviews that the management has forced employees to write in the recent times . This already tells you what sort of management they have at Kaufland. Instead of choosing to deal with the issue on hand they rather sweep in under the rug. Turnover rate is extremely high at the company as well due to the toxic work environment. They have officially 42.5 work week but unofficially its way more than 60 hours. Micromanaging and also unilateral last minute decision changes with no plan to follow up. This obviously leads to employees feeling burnt out all the time I have heard but never experienced pay discrimination until I started working here. The discrimination is rampant and surprisingly open and candid I would suggest management to invest in AI or robots as they obviously do not have any respect or empathy for human employee's

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    Kaufland2019-09-24
  9. Helpful (1)

    "great summer jo"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Selling Specialist in Pernik
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kaufland full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working environment, employee discount

    Cons

    No opportunities for further development

    Kaufland2019-08-22
  10. "Salary"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Kaufland full-time

    Pros

    Good opertunity and study difrent

    Cons

    Nothing nomore words and good kne

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    Kaufland2019-07-22
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