Countdown NZ Supermarkets
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Countdown NZ Supermarkets Employee Review

Terrible, unskilled Senior Management!

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25 July 2019
Under the current 2019 regime, many senior managers (and I'm talking GMs here) are clearly out of their depth and have no idea what they are doing. The company is undergoing massive change and all they want are "Yes Men" (and Women). There is no encouragement for loyalty or actual ability to do your job capably - just to tow the line! I would NOT recommend working in the Support Office for at least another 18-24 months, until this MD moves on, along with her team of sycophants
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Good salary and benefits
Cons
Terrible senior management
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