Lidl Reviews | Glassdoor.sg

Lidl Reviews

Updated Sep 19, 2019

To filter reviews, or .

Found 2422 reviews

3.2
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
50%
Recommend to a Friend
61%
Approve of CEO
Lidl CEO Jesper Hojer (no image)
Jesper Hojer
320 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, flexible working, opportunities(in 167 reviews)

  • "good salary developed people very fast if they see potential(in 59 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance is not the greatest but then time can be taken back at a later date if you work more hours(in 131 reviews)

  • "You work very long hours (approx(in 131 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Fun if you love retail but hard work with high expectations."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Deputy Store Manager in Manchester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lidl full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good pay, good holidays, good benefits, meet good people.

    Cons

    Not a great deal of care for employees, difficult work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Push for more staff requests for work life balance

    Lidl2019-09-19
  2. "Long hours - good staff"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lidl full-time

    Pros

    Good staff Good progression chances

    Cons

    It’s not what you know it’s who you know!

    Lidl2019-09-19
  3. "best"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lidl part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good good SUPPLY of june

    Cons

    good the house of commons

    Lidl2019-09-17
  4. "Best Work/Life Balance!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Arlington, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great hours and benefits. People are very friendly.

    Cons

    Management is young and makes common/recurring mistakes.

    Lidl2019-09-17
  5. "High salary compared to the market rate"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Thessaloníki
    Recommends

    I worked at Lidl part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    They do pay a high hourly rate, overtime, health private insurance scheme.

    Cons

    There is not balance between work and personal life due to shifts schedule.

    Advice to Management

    They work in a cost efficient mode and the managenent is constantly under pressure to achieve the branch sales goals

    Lidl2019-09-14
  6. "Great place to be if you like change"

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

    I worked at Lidl part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay for responsibilities given Petty cash management experience Good entry level position to understand ground-level management of inventory and assets

    Cons

    Upper level management changes constantly Demands exceed available time for completion, especially when re-merchandising Physically intensive in varying temperatures (-7 deg in the freezer) Other members of team can impact inventory negatively without repercussion

    Lidl2019-09-12
  7. "Great company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Great Yarmouth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay, good team work,

    Cons

    Sometimes Long hours, very fast paced..

    Lidl2019-09-10
  8. "Hard work."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Retail Assistant 

    I have been working at Lidl full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay, fitness, within walking distance.

    Cons

    Sheer workload, inconsistent hours, bad work life balance, easily injured, not welcomed properly as a new starter.

    Lidl2019-09-19
  9. "Okay job"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate 

    I have been working at Lidl part-time

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits

    Cons

    Some in charge pick and choose what employees they choose to accommodate when it come to work/life balance

    Lidl2019-09-17
  10. "Overall hard work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Ilford, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lidl full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good pay Alot of banter If you have the right time

    Cons

    Hard work you have to do everything bakery cleaning delivery tills and clean toilets

    Advice to Management

    Dont put too much pressure on staff

    Lidl2019-09-14
Found 2422 reviews
</>Embed